Top Forums UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers Create Year directory, date subdirectory and archive the file Post 302150786 by Lakris on Wednesday 12th of December 2007 04:42:12 PM
Old 12-12-2007
Well, there are a few things in Your script that I find a bit strange. Do You want to call this script for each file You want to process? Why do You want nanoseconds if they are always static? Don't You just want to check for existence of a file? And there are a few other syntax errors as well (for example DIR is not defined) and some things will work with absolute paths but not relative.

Anyway, strip off some stuff (to make it shorter) and get to the essence of if, try the following. Unless it is important to know if a directory exist or not, just create it when You need it. An example:

if [ ! $# -eq 3 ]
  exit 1

FILE_SUFFIX=`date '+%Y-%m-%d-%H.%M.%S.000000'`
FINAL_DEST_DIR=$2/`date +%Y`/`date +%Y%m%d`

if [ -f "$1/$3" ] 
    echo "File $3 Found in $1, moving it to $FINAL_DEST_DIR/$3.$FILE_SUFFIX"
    mkdir -p $FINAL_DEST_DIR
    mv $1/$3 $FINAL_DEST_DIR/$3.$FILE_SUFFIX
    echo "\tError: File $3 Not Found"

Maybe it can help You a bit on the way.

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