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Finding duplicates of songs in ubuntu 11.10?

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bbno
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I have 5 gb of music and would like to find and delete my duplicates
any ideas? I'm using banshee

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cyberguy91
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If you don't mind using the Terminal, this may help, though I've not personally tried it.

You can use fdupes for that:

$ fdupes -r ~/Music

which gives you a list of all duplicate files.

You can easily install it with

sudo apt-get install fdupes

source: http://askubuntu.com/a/10614

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