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Date:      Mon, 18 Jul 2011 10:38:22 +0200
From:      Frank Bonnet <f.bonnet@esiee.fr>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Tools to find "unlegal" files ( videos , music etc )
Message-ID:  <4E23F0FE.3070305@esiee.fr>
In-Reply-To: <20110718101029.531397d9.freebsd@edvax.de>
References:  <4E23E6DD.6050901@esiee.fr> <20110718101029.531397d9.freebsd@edvax.de>

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On 07/18/2011 10:10 AM, Polytropon wrote:
> On Mon, 18 Jul 2011 09:55:09 +0200, Frank Bonnet wrote:
>> Hello
>>
>> Anyone knows an utility that I could pipe to the "find" command
>> in order to detect video, music, games ... etc  files ?
>>
>> I need a tool that could "inspect" inside files because many users
>> rename those filename to "inoffensive" ones :-)
> One way could be to define a list of file extensions that
> commonly matches the content you want to track. Of course,
> the file name does not directly correspond to the content,
> but it often gives a good hint to search for *.wmv, *.flv,
> *.avi, *.mp(e)g, *.mp3, *.wma, *.exe - and of course all
> the variations of the extensions with uppercase letters.
> Also consider *.rar and maybe *.zip for compressed content.
>
> If file extensions have been manipulated (rare case), the
> "file" command can still identify the correct file type.
>
>
>
>
yes thanks , gonna try with the file command


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