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# 8  
Old 09-20-2011
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Originally Posted by alister
That will not work at all.
Ouch. I stand corrected.

That will actually work if a single file is found in the loop. That was my only and clearly insufficient test case Smilie
# 9  
Old 09-20-2011
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Originally Posted by jlliagre
Ouch. I stand corrected.
Happens to us all. Smilie

Regards,
Alister
# 10  
Old 09-20-2011
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Originally Posted by imonkey
However $path is showing a a directory two levels up, not the one containing the file. How can I fix this?

I've never see those substitutions [or whatever] you've used in the variables before, Is there anywhere you can point me to to learn more?
Thanks again
Oops, That should have been a single percent ${fname%/*} such that the shortest string matching the pattern / followed by zero or more characters would be removed. The %% matches the longest string which would include all but the upper most directory. Sorry for the confusion.
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