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[Fwd: Re: basic c thing]

Or you could try "man rename.2".  rename is a stdio function.  You
should also look at opendir, readdir and closedir.  

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Subject: Re: basic c thing
Resent-Date: 26 Sep 1999 10:22:49 -0000
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Date: Sun, 26 Sep 1999 11:21:06 +0200 (CEST)
From: Thomas Schoepf <schoepf@informatik.tu-muenchen.de>
To: Phillip Neumann <max@julia.dhis.org>
CC: debian-devel@lists.debian.org

On Fri, 24 Sep 1999, Phillip Neumann wrote:

> Im just beginning to mess my hands into c, so i need some tips...
> i want to make a program that will rename all dirs in the current dir position to "<dir-name>-renamed". rename files instead of dirs would help me a lot too...

Is this everything you want? Then why torture your brain with c? This is
what I would try:

for i in *; do
	if [ -d $i ]; then
		mv $i $i.renamed

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