exiftool.call: Call exiftool from R

Description Usage Arguments Value Examples

Description

Uses system() to run a basic call to exiftool.

Usage

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exiftool.call(args = c("--help"), fnames = NULL, intern = FALSE, ...)

Arguments

args

a list of non-shell quoted arguments (e.g. -n -csv)

fnames

a list of filenames (shQuote() will be applied to this vector)

intern

TRUE if output should be returned as a character vector.

...

additional arguments to be passed to system()

Value

The exit code if intern=FALSE, or the standard output as a character vector if intern=TRUE.

Examples

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exiftool.call("--help")


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