[clug] Bashism desired
sjenkin at canb.auug.org.au
Tue Mar 12 01:32:16 MDT 2013
Andrew Janke wrote on 12/03/13 5:44 PM:
> I could be wrong but this sounds like a really long way to write this:
> $ mmv 'prefix*.pdf' 'newdir/newprefix_#1.pdf'
> mmv will refuse to do things if there are collisions.
Ha!!! Look at that, somebody wrote a tool for that problem!
Andrew, as ever, your eclectic knowledge & research beats my slipshod
Thanks for another of your wonderful contributions.
I love the genius of this list...
[on Debian stable]. Not sure what lippcp-mmv is... Not this
steve at bc:~$ aptitude search mmv
p libpcp-mmv-perl - Performance
Co-Pilot Memory Mapped Value Perl module
p libpcp-mmv1 - Performance
Co-Pilot Memory Mapped Value client library
p libpcp-mmv1-dev - Performance
Co-Pilot Memory Mapped Value library and headers
p mmv -
Move/Copy/Append/Link multiple files
Steve Jenkin, Info Tech, Systems and Design Specialist.
0412 786 915 (+61 412 786 915)
PO Box 48, Kippax ACT 2615, AUSTRALIA
sjenkin at canb.auug.org.au http://members.tip.net.au/~sjenkin
More information about the linux