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unSpawn -> The problem is that I don`t even know, where to start from. I haven`t ever written scripts in AWK. It`s fair that i said it, isn`t it?
That`s why it would be great, if someone could help me just because he/she has a free time. I`d be really thankful to this person for explaining me how to write this.
matthewg42 -> something like that..
Anyway, thanks for answering.
P.S. At least thank you for helping me practising my English
unSpawn -> I understood it like this:
For example I have file 123.abc, in this case I should rename it to 123.txt. That means "correct".
Required directory means that I have a fixed directory where I should move correctly named files. For example C:\Correct.
Thank you for answering so quickly. I`m a newbie here, but it seems you`re nice moderator
matthewg42 -> something like that..
Since this apparently concerns homework you won't like this.
The LQ Rules deny you asking for help with homework, especially overly broad, generic questions. What you *can* do is ask specific questions. Besides that if LQ would provide you with the answers it would be suspicious to say the least since it would appear you developed an advanced style of scripting overnight and you wouldn't learn from it (which homework basically is for even though you may think otherwise right now).
If it was homework, I`d say it was homework, but it isn`t, that`s why I said "something like that". Logically, isn`t it?
No actually it isn't. I'll forego explaining why, but if you can explain your "something like that", it could help us determine whether this is homework or not.
unSpawn -> It is not homework. I`ve got this task in one book, which I`m reading at the moment. And the problem is that book has completely different chapters, I mean it doesn`t explain how to use awk for moving or copying files, it only has the names of these commands and that`s all. The rest of the chapter explains how to search for files, rename them etc. Actually it`s written in Estonian, that`s why I forgot to define some words, while translating the task. It`s written there that this task is quite easy, that`s why they won`t explain how to do that. So I thought someone could help to understand. And that is the reason why I said "something like that". Because it`s my own homework