Re: File renamer
On Tue, Aug 25, 1998 at 11:22:00AM -0700, David Welton wrote:
> Hi, a friend of mine wrote a thing to rename a bunch of files, say
> Does anyone know of anything similiar? That is not a .deb ?
> Otherwise I'll package it just for fun:->
dpkg --info dists/slink/main/binary-i386/utils/mmv_1.01b-7.deb
new debian package, version 2.0.
size 23708 bytes: control archive= 436 bytes.
457 bytes, 12 lines control
Maintainer: Michael Meskes <email@example.com>
Description: Move/Copy/Append/Link multiple files
mmv is a program to move/copy/append/link multiple files
according to a set of wildcard patterns. This multiple action is
performed safely, i.e. without any unexpected deletion of files due to
collisions of target names with existing filenames or with other
The idea is that the first face shown to people is one they can readily
accept - a more traditional logo. The lunacy element is only revealed
subsequently, via the LunaDude. [excerpted from the Lunatech Identity Manual]