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Find a file, a directory or restic IDs

Synopsis

restic find [flags] PATTERN...

Description

The "find" command searches for files or directories in snapshots stored in the repo. It can also be used to search for restic blobs or trees for troubleshooting.

Options

--blob[=false]

pattern is a blob-ID

-h,  --help[=false]

help for find

-H,  --host=[]

only consider snapshots for this host, when no snapshot ID is given (can be specified multiple times)

-i,  --ignore-case[=false]

ignore case for pattern

-l,  --long[=false]

use a long listing format showing size and mode

-N,  --newest=""

newest modification date/time

-O,  --oldest=""

oldest modification date/time

--pack[=false]

pattern is a pack-ID

--path=[]

only consider snapshots which include this (absolute) path, when no snapshot-ID is given

--show-pack-id[=false]

display the pack-ID the blobs belong to (with --blob or --tree)

-s,  --snapshot=[]

snapshot id to search in (can be given multiple times)

--tag=[]

only consider snapshots which include this taglist, when no snapshot-ID is given

--tree[=false]

pattern is a tree-ID

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

--cacert=[]

file to load root certificates from (default: use system certificates)

--cache-dir=""

set the cache directory. (default: use system default cache directory)

--cleanup-cache[=false]

auto remove old cache directories

--json[=false]

set output mode to JSON for commands that support it

--key-hint=""

key ID of key to try decrypting first (default: $RESTIC_KEY_HINT)

--limit-download=0

limits downloads to a maximum rate in KiB/s. (default: unlimited)

--limit-upload=0

limits uploads to a maximum rate in KiB/s. (default: unlimited)

--no-cache[=false]

do not use a local cache

--no-lock[=false]

do not lock the repository, this allows some operations on read-only repositories

-o,  --option=[]

set extended option (key=value, can be specified multiple times)

--password-command=""

shell command to obtain the repository password from (default: $RESTIC_PASSWORD_COMMAND)

-p,  --password-file=""

file to read the repository password from (default: $RESTIC_PASSWORD_FILE)

-q,  --quiet[=false]

do not output comprehensive progress report

-r,  --repo=""

repository to backup to or restore from (default: $RESTIC_REPOSITORY)

--repository-file=""

file to read the repository location from (default: $RESTIC_REPOSITORY_FILE)

--tls-client-cert=""

path to a file containing PEM encoded TLS client certificate and private key

-v,  --verbose[=0]

be verbose (specify multiple times or a level using --verbose=n, max level/times is 3)

Example

restic find config.json
restic find --json "*.yml" "*.json"
restic find --json --blob 420f620f b46ebe8a ddd38656
restic find --show-pack-id --blob 420f620f
restic find --tree 577c2bc9 f81f2e22 a62827a9
restic find --pack 025c1d06

EXIT STATUS
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Exit status is 0 if the command was successful, and non-zero if there was any error.

See Also

restic(1)

Referenced By

restic(1).

Jan 2017 generated by `restic generate`