Wife-friendly script to transfer media to USB from linux server | Funky Penguin

My home media is on a Plex installation running on a headless server in my (detached) home office, and my wife recently arranged to copy some content onto a USB drive for a friend.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.funkypenguin.co.nz/note/wife-friendly-script-to-transfer-media-to-usb/