Copy all images to external hard-drive

ls *.jpg | xargs -n1 -i cp {} /external-hard-drive/directory

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By: techie
2013-05-09 08:33:01

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What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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