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# 1  
Old 10-21-2009
Removing spaces within Filename

Hello,

I have a Folder (myfile) which contain the following files:
Code:
P$12789865KR +N+01+OM+16102009165416.nu
P$M1-508962GD +N+01+ALP+14102009094417.nu

Is there a sed command(s) that will loop through this folder
and remove the spaces that exists in the filename?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Last edited by zaxxon; 10-21-2009 at 11:57 AM.. Reason: code tags
# 2  
Old 10-21-2009
bash
Code:
for i in *nu; do echo mv "'$i'" ${i// /}; done

# 3  
Old 10-21-2009
How about rename ?

Code:
rename 's/ //' *

# 4  
Old 10-21-2009
Code:
ls -1| while read LINE; do mv "$LINE" `echo "$LINE"| sed 's/ //g'`; done

# 5  
Old 10-21-2009
Not working

Thank you friends for your speedy replies,

Unfotunately i have pasted your code into a .bat file and it still doesn't work!
# 6  
Old 10-21-2009
A .bat file? Are you in windows? This is a UNIX forum. There is a section for Windows users but this isn't it.
# 7  
Old 10-21-2009
I cannot understand what you mean by .bat file.

Anyway if that is a batch job, you need to give the absolute path of rename

Code:
/usr/bin/rename 's/ //' <PATH-TO-RENAME>/*


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