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MacOS Finder tags. python implementation

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$ [sudo] pip install mac-tag


$ brew install tag


function description
mac_tag.add(tags, path) add tags to path(s)
mac_tag.find(tags, path=None) return list of all paths with tags, limited to path(s) if present
mac_tag.get(path) return dict where keys are paths, values are lists of tags. equivalent of tag -l
mac_tag.match(tags, path) return list of paths with with matching tags
mac_tag.parse_list_output(out) parse tag -l output and return dict
mac_tag.remove(tags, path) remove tags from path(s)
mac_tag.update(tags, path) set path(s) tags. equivalent of `tag -s


>>> mac_tag.update(["red","blue"],["path1","path2"])
>>> mac_tag.add(["green"],["path1","path2"])
>>> mac_tag.get(["path1"])
{'path1': ['blue', 'red', 'green']}
>>> mac_tag.remove(["red"],["path1","path2"])
>>> mac_tag.remove(["*"],["path1","path2"])


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