Top Forums Shell Programming and Scripting finding duplicate files by size and finding pattern matching and its count Post 302098150 by jerome Sukumar on Friday 1st of December 2006 02:55:25 AM
For finding duplicates not only by size by file naming convention too

Hi All,
sorry for rephrasing.
while finding duplicates I will use file naming convention(substring of files 1,4) and file size too.
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FC-MATCH(1)															       FC-MATCH(1)

fc-match - match available fonts SYNOPSIS
fc-match [ -svV? ] [ --sort ] [ --verbose ] [ --version ] [ --help ] [ font-pattern ] DESCRIPTION
fc-match matches font-pattern (empty pattern by default) using the normal fontconfig matching rules to find the best font available. If --sort is given, the sorted list of best matching fonts is displayed. With --verbose, the whole font pattern for each match is printed, otherwise only the file, family and style are printed.. OPTIONS
This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below. -v --verbose Print whole font pattern for each match. -? --help Show summary of options. -V --version Show version of the program and exit. -s --sort Displays sorted list of best matching fonts. font-pattern Displays fonts matching font-pattern (uses empty pattern by default). SEE ALSO
fc-list (1). The fontconfig user's guide, in HTML format: /usr/share/doc/packages/fontconfig/fontconfig-user.html. AUTHOR
This manual page was updated by Patrick Lam <>. 16 October 2006 FC-MATCH(1)

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