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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Hey all, I really need help with some homework I'm having on UNIX. This probably sounds stupid, but I'm being asked to move a file to a specific directory and rename it a specified name in one command. I know how to do it in more than one command, I just can't seem to figure it out using only one... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ayylmao12
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a large series of directories and subdirectories with many jpgs in them. I need to do two things:
1. Create a copy of each jpg found within it's own subdirectory
2. Rename this copied jpg such that apple.jpg becomes apple_m.jpg
I have tried to run the following commands in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: atharvan13
I am trying to connect to ftp server and get the files. Also i need to rename the file in other ftp dir.
rename method is not allowing me to rename the file in other dir. When i tried copy command by using net::FTP:FILE then perl says it is not installed.
Can some body help me to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: krsnadasa
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I wish to know about a simple concept of mv command in UNIX. Is moving a file to a different directory takes longer than renaming it in the same direcotry using the mv command?
The scenerio is that I have to transfer a file from one directory to a location which is regularly scanned... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sweety123
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am very new to the UNIX shell scripting and would like to learn. However, I am currently stuck on how to process the below sample :
Filename : DOCabcdef24387987ab90d.xml
Pattern "DOC"+any character using and +".xml"
And i want to change the second part of that file (any... (20 Replies)
Discussion started by: fanny_tirtasari
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do i rename all the files using a script ?
My server create log files and save them with numbering behind the name. for e.g. daily_20080101.log.0001 and so on ... How do a script and crontab it to remove all the numbering? Please help thanks. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: filthymonk
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have following list of files at a path:
I want to rename all these files as follows:
Can any body give me a single command to acheive the above results.
... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: tayyabq8
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to rename set of files in the remote server which iam unable to do . i can rename only one file
at a time . for example
rename $NAME1 $NAME2
} is working
rename $NAME1*.dat $NAME2*.data
} is not working ...... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: dineshr85
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I writing a script to psot dataset to ceratin server.....while doing ftp I have to rename the file while which is in present server like
present :test server
ftp server: it sholu be renamed as data.097878.zip
The thing is that while... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Nagabhushan
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I doin a script in sh.
i have this code here whereby $5 is a text file. eg file.txt. I wanna rename it to file.txt.tmp. so i use this code below which is correct.
put $5 $5.tmp
But when the ftp transfer is complete i need to rename the file back to $5 which is file.txt.
How do... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: forevercalz