shaw.alec at gmail.com
Wed Jan 14 10:40:28 MST 2009
Thanks all for the pointer to rename - looks like a very useful command.
I found a man page for it but it is very sparse. Is there a good
the options and usage of rename?
Siddharth Patwardhan wrote:
>> I use the rename command for this. The syntax is: rename FROM TO FILE...
>> So, for this example:
>> rename ' ' _ *
> Yes... I've also found the 'rename' command to be quite useful for
> mass-renaming of files. It is especially powerful because of its
> support for Perl-style regex substitution:
> rename 's/\s+/_/g' *
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