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Old 03-02-2012, 10:14 AM   #1
ebusalpa
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Hi pls help in linux scripting I need to rename file name using scripts.

ex.
abcd.123.a.xls and abcd.123.b.xls
need to be like this
efgh.123.a.xls and efgh.123.b.xls

pls i really need i badly.
thanks in advance for the help
 
Old 03-02-2012, 10:17 AM   #2
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Same principle as this question:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...ension-929713/

You should find several solutions that will work in there.
 
Old 03-02-2012, 10:26 AM   #3
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pls i really need an answer
 
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