Convert all the png files in a directory to gif in parallel. Requires imagemagick.

find . -name "*.png" | xargs -I '{}' -P 4 mogrify -format gif '{}'
Converts all the png files in a directory to a bunch of gifs - changing only the file extension. Converts them in parallel - simply change the '4' to match the number of CPUs you have, or the number you want to dedicate to the conversion process.

By: sbrl
2017-03-27 18:21:32

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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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