Rename – A Command Line Tool For Renaming Multiple Files in Linux

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49 Responses

  1. Pedro Diaz says:

    I’m running Linux kernel version 106100LC004 2.6.32-573.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Wed Jul 1 18:23:37 EDT 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux. And, my ‘rename‘ command expressions are like this:

    # rename .html .php *.html
    

    I then made an alias to shorten this command.

    # ren () { rename "$1" "$2" *"$1"; }
    

    So now my version is:

    # ren .html .php
    

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