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Old 09-13-2013
Rename files in a directory and move them

I have a directory e2e_ms_xfer/cent01
this contains the multiple files some of which will be named below with unique date time stamps
What I want to do is in a loop
1) Get the oldest file
2) Rename
3) Move it up one level from e2e_ms_xfer/cent01 to /e2e_ms_xfer
3) Process it
4) Move it down 2 levels to e2e_ms_xfer/cent01/done
4) Exit loop

This is what I have below but it does not do step 2 it says it cannot find files of that name although I have put 5 unique
e2e_ms_edd_nom_CCYYMMDD_HHMM.csv in the directory.

# Control the Unix processing cycle for uploading
# M+S Nomiated Delivery Days into the E2E database.
# 1.0  AM  13/09/2013  Initial Version
set +xv
# Execute the .profile (coz cron doesn't)
. ~/.profile
# Library functions
. $( dirname $0 )/common_functions.ksh
THIS=$( basename $0 )
fn_banner "Process M+S Nominated Delivery Days files"
echo "Starting: $(date)"
fn_writeTrace "starting"
# Local variables
TODAY=$(date "+%Y%m%d")
JOBNAME=$( echo $THIS | cut -f1 -d. )
# Oracle
# Good to go
 while [ $runControl -eq 1 ]
   cd $D_WORK
     # Are there any files?
    ls -1 $MASK > /dev/null 2>&1
    if [ $? -eq 0 ]
        # Oldest file
        fileName=$( ls -1 $MASK | head -n 1 )
        mv filename e2e_ms_edd_nom.csv
        let fileCount=fileCount+1
       # Move the file to where the ext.tables expect
        mv $XFMSC/e2e_ms_edd_nom.csv $XFMS
        # Invoke the Oracle process to upload the data
        sqlplus $OCS @$SQL/exec_pull_nom_del_date.sql
        # Move the file to 'done'
        mv $XFMS/e2e_ms_edd_nom.csv $XFMSZ
     fi # file found
    fn_setHeartbeat $JOBNAME
done # while
# All done - Cleanup and exit
echo "Complete: $(date)"
fn_writeTrace "complete"
exit 0

Last edited by Scrutinizer; 09-13-2013 at 08:54 PM.. Reason: code tags
# 2  
Old 09-13-2013
This would be step 2?
mv filename e2e_ms_edd_nom.csv

mv "$filename" e2e_ms_edd_nom.csv

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