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fetch-ebook-metadata - fetch-ebook-metadata

fetch-ebook-metadata [options]

Fetch book metadata from online sources. You must specify at least one of title, authors or ISBN.

Whenever you pass arguments to fetch-ebook-metadata that have spaces in them, enclose the arguments in quotation marks. For example: "/some path/with spaces"


Specify the name of a metadata download plugin to use. By default, all metadata plugins will be used. Can be specified multiple times for multiple plugins. All plugin names: Google, Google Images,, Edelweiss, Open Library, Big Book Search

Book author(s)

Specify a filename. The cover, if available, will be saved to it. Without this option, no cover will be downloaded.

show this help message and exit

Identifiers such as ASIN/Goodreads id etc. Can be specified multiple times for multiple identifiers. For example: --identifier asin:B0082BAJA0

ISBN do libro

Output the metadata in OPF format instead of human readable text.

Timeout in seconds. Default is 30

Título do libro

Imprimir o logotipo na consola (stderr)

show program's version number and exit


Kovid Goyal


Kovid Goyal

marzo 01, 2024 7.6.0