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Re: bulk filename changes
I starting thinking about using the rm joke here, but it would be too
Tighe Schlottog workape fiaid
"Nothing is too cruel if it is funny enough."
On Wed, 19 Jan 2005, Ray Lewis wrote:
> How about this.
> rename .in.out .jpg *
> Good luck.
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> Good evening,
> I'm stumped not sure where to look. Here's what I want to do. I have a
> bunch of pictures that are named similar to this pb040016.jpg.in.out.
> What I want is to rename the file to this pb040016.jpg. But I have a
> bunch of files like this. I know this is probably pretty simple but I'm
> not sure what command(s) could help. My only stipulation, if at all
> possible, is to not use perl/python/sed or awk. But feel free to offer
> up perl one-liners that would do this. It will help further what little
> (I emphasize little) perl knowledge that I have.
> Your help is greatly appreciated.
> Jason Smith
> jvsmith at midamer dot net
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