find and zip all .py files with bash

Create a Zip folder including all .py files on your computer.

via Find and Zip All .py Files — Data Science for Engineers

 

not to be obtuse, its a good demo of pythons capabilities; but it didnt take very long to figure out this one-liner to do more or less the same:

echo found $(find . -name '*.py' -print0 | 
xargs -0 zip all-python-source-files.zip -@ | wc -l) 'file(s)'