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Old 07-12-2011
Recursively rename some files


I have one directory with 3 level sub-directories, and about houndard files under those directories. I need a shell script to rename all patern mateched directories and files.

For example: the patern is AA in the directory or file name.

Orignal directory:

Target directory:

Thanks in advance,

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Old 07-12-2011
find . -name '*AA*'  |
while read fname
    newname=$(echo "$fname" | sed 's/AA/ZZ')
    echo "moving $fname to $newname"
    # mv $fname $newname

Run it first with the # infront of mv - this prevents the mv command from actually being executed. Review the output. When you like it, remove the # character.
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Old 07-13-2011
It does NOT work, since I have directories needs changing name as well.
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