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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im looking for 2 Files -> *.WAV and *.wav with
find . -name 'unavail.wav' -o -name 'unavail.WAV' I need to list the Folders that contains these 2 Files?
Thx in advance (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: valdez
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I heva a problem creating a script that read specifc value from all the files of an entire folder
I have a number of email files into a directory and i need to extrect from each file 2 specific values.
After that i have to put them into a new file that looks like that:
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Discussion started by: ahmenty
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi I have horrible script below, need help in renaming ls -l output into new filename format:
cp -pv original_path/.* newDirectory/owner_of_file.%dd%mm%y.file_extension.first_8_characters_of_original_filename
localuser@localuser:~ vi... (3 Replies)
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I just can't figure it out , so please just give me a pice of advise how to:
The existing Linux program foo2bar takes as its only argument the name of a single foo file and converts it to an appropriately-named bar file. Provide a script that when executed will run foo2bar against all foo... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: raymen
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have created a script to rename all files in a directory by appending the file name with username (who created the file), the date it was created. For example, "apple.doc" should be renamed to "johnFeb23apple.doc" where "john" is the owner and "Feb23" is file created date. It... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: djsnifer
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am very new to linux scripting and i have a task i can only solve with a script.
I need to sort files base on the date string in their filenames and create a folder using the same date string then move the files to their respective folders.
Folder Path:... (1 Reply)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to shell scripting and stuck on renaming files in a folder. The files have the format
but I want them to have the following names:
chp_bloomy_00003.wav... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: Bloomy
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have 5000 files in a folder. all are .DAT files.
I want to rename them as .TXT files.
I tried the following command.
mv *.DAT *. TXT
But it is throwing an error. Can you please tell me what am i doing wrong.
Thanks & Regards,
Magesh. (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: mac4rfree
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have a folder that contains 100's of files: abc, bca, def, ghi....
i want to rename abc with 1, bca with 2, def with 3, ghi with 4 and so on.
my way, i create a file.txt with contents:
i use while loop to rename my files. without using file.txt, i just want to rename abc with... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: tjmannonline
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm working on a project that basically unzips three zip files.
When these unzip they create about 70+ directories with subdirectories of year/month with about 3 to 9 pdf files in each directory.
Basically, I'm needing to figure out a way to zip these pdf files up.
for instance the script... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Aixia