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Adding date and time to file name.
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Old Unix and Linux 11-15-2010   -   Original Discussion by cc_at_work
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yea thankx for reply.. but yea that i could figure out but the main part is.

mv $i ${i%.txt}$(date "+_%Y%m%d.txt")"

here i have hard coded .txt.. that is what i want to change..

Last edited by Scott; 11-15-2010 at 02:50 AM.. Reason: Code tags