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Old 06-09-2017, 01:56 PM   #1
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BASH Script - ridding a weird char in filename


I got some kind of special char within the file name I cannot get rid of that is splitting the filename within the script so it loses it.
Code:
FILENAME=${FILENAME//[^A-Za-z0-9-"'" ]/ }
FILENAME=${FILENAME//[$'\t\r\n']}
FILENAME=$(echo -e "$FILENAME" | tr -d '\n')
FILENAME=$(echo -e "$FILENAME" | tr -d '\r')
FILENAME=$(echo -e "$FILENAME" | tr -d '\t')
FILENAME=$(echo -e "$FILENAME" | tr -d '\v')
FILENAME=$(echo -e "$FILENAME" | tr -d [:cntrl:])
FILENAME=$(echo -e "$FILENAME" | sed -e 's/[^A-Za-z0-9._-]/_/g' )

FILENAME=$(echo "$FILENAME" | fmt -u)
does not work.
Code:
echo "A: $FILENAME"
echo
userx%voider ⚡ production ⚡> ./moveFIles-3
A: /run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-TOCHECK-MUSIC/Art Of Noise/And What Have You Done With My Body, God? Cd4/Art Of Noise-Diversion 8 Diversion 2 Closest Close-up Close to The

echo "B: $path - $title - $ext"

B: /run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-TOCHECK-MUSIC/Art Of Noise/And What Have You Done With My Body, God? Cd4 - Art Of Noise-Diversion 8 Diversion 2 Closest Close-up Close to The - Art Of Noise-Diversion 8 Diversion 2 Closest Close-up Close to The

File not found: /run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-TOCHECK-MUSIC/Art Of Noise/And What Have You Done With My Body, God? Cd4/Art Of Noise-Diversion 8 Diversion 2 Closest Close-up Close to The
File not found: /run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-TOCHECK-MUSIC/Art Of Noise/And What Have You Done With My Body, God? Cd4/Art Of Noise-Diversion 8 Diversion 2 Closest Close-up Close to The
File not found: /run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-TOCHECK-MUSIC/Art Of Noise/And What Have You Done With My Body, God? Cd4/Art Of Noise-Diversion 8 Diversion 2 Closest Close-up Close to The
File not found: /run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-TOCHECK-MUSIC/Art Of Noise/And What Have You Done With My Body, God? Cd4/Art Of Noise-Diversion 8 Diversion 2 Closest Close-up Close to The
File not found: /run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-TOCHECK-MUSIC/Art Of Noise/And What Have You Done With My Body, God? Cd4/Art Of Noise-Diversion 8 Diversion 2 Closest Close-up Close to The

                        MAX    is 159
                        count  is 1
                                --------
                        left      158
The echo is within the script and that under it is the output.
Code:
echo "$FILENAME"

/run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-TOCHECK-MUSIC/Art Of Noise/Reduction/Art Of Noise-And I Placed My Fingers On Her Eyes As Though I Were
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Old 06-09-2017, 02:40 PM   #2
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this mite help:
Code:
cat ./temp/ascii.c
#include "stdio.h"
 
main(int argc, char *argv[])
{
int c,n=0;
FILE * fstream;
 
fstream = fopen(argv[1], "r");
/*/ printf("fstream =  %d\n", fstream); /*/
c = fgetc(fstream);
 
while(c != EOF)
{
  if(c == 10 || c == 13)
   n++;
  if((c >= 0 && c <= 9) || (c >= 11 && c <= 12) || (c >= 14 && c <= 31))
   printf(" ");
  if(c >= 127)
   printf(" ");
  if(c >= 32 && c <= 126)
   printf("%c", c);
  c = fgetc(fstream);
}
fclose(fstream);
}
 
Old 06-09-2017, 03:02 PM   #3
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this mite help:
Code:
cat ./temp/ascii.c
#include "stdio.h"
 
int main(int argc, char *argv[])
{
int c,n=0;
FILE * fstream;
 
fstream = fopen(argv[1], "r");
/*/ printf("fstream =  %d\n", fstream); /*/
c = fgetc(fstream);
 
while(c != EOF)
{
  if(c == 10 || c == 13)
   n++;
  if((c >= 0 && c <= 9) || (c >= 11 && c <= 12) || (c >= 14 && c <= 31))
   printf(" ");
  if(c >= 127)
   printf(" ");
  if(c >= 32 && c <= 126)
   printf("%c", c);
  c = fgetc(fstream);
}
fclose(fstream);

return 0;
}
needed

int main
return 0;

added but still don't know how to use it properly -- I ran it with one file off cli
Code:
userx%voider ⚡ Music ⚡> ./rid-files 'bowie david - the man who sold the world bonus tracks - 12 - moonage'$'\n''daydream ryko edition only.mp3'

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,     V   4   =7   ?9 X     cy   q  9    {  _ c     9  Y    F_          E    Z  p     H( D r*        e cR ,    zza  R INu  K      E S|  ) A  o9G2Uo  R$'{  5W '*nZ    BQE z     <(  W  hS    ,_y/         _ k lI       { o               >     @ R &      C      5  `  %   h   b 0   0  J$D  &A.  O  T    e     %f
 )   g/ N (z  ((   %      R  A         b      /E U C    k  xT  |   HC  =  Z 7  n    i ;O   I9EO k  " S n    SIA n  h  K   RR} z YuU     d  S  e         U  ?    v~   ^_    M   OJ ^  'k     o                ?         f  u _  x     01@!   *   -8D T   )   @  " $ S       yR N R   in 1  <         V 25 X`@  'e
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    5 s  S  Q   wj g    /S{oXDTD    Z5B  D HN3: Z  .nE\$:q $ _( .p   r5S ` 8 , f  " )   (   E QU  X      Qh1   R;(7     f>V> q  {f|    W :    M    ,  *    I   a sj Y C { U4c   c           m   ]  ' N$nh   I       y  {  e N  G )   p    #  /Y           $[       w}B <   m;^   LG  3K                    H h Td
  kpYiq         Hs    3   (G N!_}   y     on  , t    6 '  a m    % >        B    ~   IZ1    v  GPd fp  j +I5 ;y   p : b  & p   E      D W   2    7<  P  bg   %  H  p  m/ Q  k* L \   l s      V         z  w   r0    nJ  s  Z  c" X X        GE    M Q V  ,   U    m  ~.  *   ]>     TK  rq   S x   }   |   iM # A
v Y    %    <    C<Ei 7   9       6      )=M  N    S    1  f I    w U  k $      R        BH ,  {   [        t}lm       X.= V F  *      :  J ( #  fR 2 S 4G   {B      "? CN Y#[     4 6 F  Zfa   s w]'           u     >  w      In     R .1 3  e G, s<  0    @  F     0 O j0     i  P   /\cmU      a$  s4 5S^
     \ Zm 8M L t!  r    +      z q  r       c 7M~ IW .  YR  )  Y z   Un=C    p&  } 0  S `   y   9  y  a>  8z    V  `  L i    e   w     5            \    V    =&N  }`G     ,H    +   3    % %   <9   ,m -     Tee    ,   Rn 4kEL ;Qq    !    x   ^X{   B      M;P  hA  ' x f k    i   t q   @1 L d         "t /~\
% M v     ?  :M9+K ez N    c 1M  z      ~3 zD          5 &      F G-    d/           T{     u*a rQ  R  , \,  ]    VS@       |LM    [C2-M    (   [    a   T   s I   8  C ) X~  ] p9 F9e  E*  .) J p L  t@    1   K z A   aO)G       ff    c   UG(    3  [  a  .   kg   f4 !      !M r l  *8 X    3V&      qC  <
     M      9    ,D8 h <0             ~   _# O c     |   i  t k   /5   G  Z D* @   ,L     $  X L /&    / JwT  z    {j9 Z mjx b      Yq  ]  m 1    h           0fX  Ar    =     ^L<   /    8R      [   OY  5 nV?   H OM $y   kJ  G 1       {6/   5      'F     @DK6R\  Ji,  j   -      w    b     v k ) K   3  <
J U+i < k    c   ?   X  =   bE ~   &   R  AR y N'J      7    V.: #/ o  ( "p  9 D4  R  b % !    @   V+   ^   | S 0^ {B  6    L         m  l m +  w|   D  }m I         iO?       !    E   xu = < & (  R.   "     &u %D  2JB   dp  $ Z$  C= x0    L 8  Qq  ]3 "] 8  r;w    [       Q ;x   []Q  #     I<     1"  XF  I
     Y H      {&   }fb z)  - j   0L  k      Mj                  `3   g \$g   )-< p      p  Q4 J\  nn         0n*%H   D  \D46    H |     'b f < ~ E M fb ^ F            WfW  3P   a j   \L0q        &  c  V   7Px1   Y E kh u L           9oeE 5 =     ^ f v)9 Q= m |7; \    u   ' =>t   (      Q  SL i          K#
U 0      .    DUm fl    .b   >      j]   ,.-G)  :7 $S)     H ( E/-$ <jD | @    , !r4 "ysL!     ,  r  0 !  R J U  .  9
that isn't even all of its output.

this is that little bugger that is messing it up
Code:
 moonage'$'\n''daydream

Last edited by BW-userx; 06-09-2017 at 03:05 PM.
 
Old 06-09-2017, 03:05 PM   #4
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^ not really following what its input is but its supposed to scrub out all the non-printable ascii charterers.

fyi: its reading the content of the file not the filename (which i think is what you want changed) ?

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Old 06-09-2017, 03:13 PM   #5
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If you have the perl version of rename then you can remove whatever you want from the name:

Code:
rename -n -v 's/[^\w[:punct:]]//g' *sold*.mp3
 
Old 06-09-2017, 03:16 PM   #6
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It is not even seeing it in the script
Code:
userx%voider ⚡ production ⚡> ./moveFIles-3
++ count=0
++ max=0
++ working_dir=/home/userx/Music/New
++ move_to=/run/media/userx/3TB-External/X-MUSIC
++ move_old_flac=/run/media/userx/3TB-External/OldFlac
++ script_dir=/home/userx/scripts/production
++ GirlSubString='Reference Of Female'
++ Gal1SubString='Guardians Of The Galaxy Deluxe'
++ Gal2SubString='Guardians Of The Galaxy Awesome Mix Vol. 2'
++ Gal3SubString='Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 1'
+++ find /home/userx/Music/New -type f '(' -iname '*.mp3' -o -name '*.MP3' -o -name '*.flac' ')'
+++ wc -l
++ max=2
++ read FILENAME
+++ find /home/userx/Music/New -type f '(' -iname '*.mp3' -o -name '*.MP3' -o -name '*.flac' ')'
++ FILENAME='/home/userx/Music/New/05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'
++ exit


userx%voider ⚡ production ⚡> ls ~/Music/New
'05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'$'\n''Straight At Me.mp3'
it gets chopped off right after the '$'\n' inside of the script.
 
Old 06-09-2017, 03:26 PM   #7
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Turbocapitalist View Post
If you have the perl version of rename then you can remove whatever you want from the name:

Code:
rename -n -v 's/[^\w[:punct:]]//g' *sold*.mp3
yours minus the -n
Code:
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡> rename  -v 's/[^\w[:punct:]]//g' '05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'$'\n''Straight At Me.mp3'
rename: not enough arguments

Usage:
 rename [options] <expression> <replacement> <file>...

Rename files.

Options:
 -v, --verbose    explain what is being done
 -s, --symlink    act on the target of symlinks
 -n, --no-act     do not make any changes

 -h, --help     display this help and exit
 -V, --version  output version information and exit

For more details see rename(1).
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡>
modded it
Code:
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡> rename -n -v 's/'$'\n'//g' '05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'$'\n''Straight At Me.mp3'
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡> ls
'05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'$'\n''Straight At Me.mp3'
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡> rename -v 's/'$'\n'//g' '05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'$'\n''Straight At Me.mp3'
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡> ls
'05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'$'\n''Straight At Me.mp3'
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡> rename -v 's/"\'"$""'\n'//g' '05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'$'\n''Straight At Me.mp3'
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡> ls
'05 - You Probably Couldn'\''t See For The Lights But You Were Staring'$'\n''Straight At Me.mp3'
userx%voider ⚡ New ⚡>
still no go. maybe my formatting the search for is wrong - obliviously -

between the single quotes needs to go bye bye
Code:
Staring'$'\n''Straight
---> $'\n'

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Old 06-09-2017, 08:04 PM   #8
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You shouldn't have anything saved with a weird character, so maybe running it through a Perl script like:

Code:
#!/usr/bin/perl

use strict;
use warnings;

my $dir = "/path/to/my/files";

opendir (my $MYDIR, $dir) or die "Can't open directory $dir $!";
while (readdir ($MYDIR)) {
    my $oldfile = $_;
    s/^A-Za-z0-9//;
    system ("mv " . $dir . "/" . $oldfile . " " . $dir . "/" . $_);
}
 
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I am not really following what the issue is, but using your example file as input, the following works just fine:
Code:
$ ls tmp
'bowie david - the man who sold the world bonus tracks - 12 - moonage'$'\n''daydream ryko edition only.mp3'
$ cat bw.sh
#!/usr/bin/env bash

set -xv

for f in tmp/*
do
	echo "$f" | tr -d '\n'
done
$ ./bw.sh
for f in tmp/*
do
	echo "$f" | tr -d '\n'
done
+ for f in tmp/*
+ echo 'tmp/bowie david - the man who sold the world bonus tracks - 12 - moonage
daydream ryko edition only.mp3'
+ tr -d '\n'
tmp/bowie david - the man who sold the world bonus tracks - 12 - moonagedaydream ryko edition only.mp3
This also strips the new line from the echo so my prompt was at the end of the last string, but that was expected.

Please identify how this was not working for you?
 
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There is an imposter version in some distros.
Check to see which version of rename you have:

Code:
rename -V
You need the one based on CPAN's File::Rename to get any real results. If you don't have the right version, you can easily grab the right rename from CPAN.
 
Old 06-10-2017, 04:47 AM   #11
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what I tried in that cases just use * instead of the strange chars, so:
mv "this is a file*name*wva a a" simple_name
mv simple_name whatever_you_want
 
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Code:
touch "$(printf 'A\nB')"                             # create such a file

for i in A?B; do printf '%s' "$i" | od -tx1; done    # test it
0000000 41 0a 42

# rename
for i in A?B; do j=$(printf '%s' "$i" | tr '\n' '_'); mv -- "$i" "$j"; done

for i in A?B; do printf '%s' "$i" | od -tx1; done    # test again
0000000 41 5f 42

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From my experience files with damaged filenames cannot be renamed. I can operate (delete) on such files only using wildcard.
rm -f *
I would try to convert these files using ffmpeg (to the same format with "-c copy" option) to new files, move them to separate folder and then remove old files with rm -f * command
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Laserbeak View Post
You shouldn't have anything saved with a weird character, so maybe running it through a Perl script like:

Code:
#!/usr/bin/perl

use strict;
use warnings;

my $dir = "/path/to/my/files";

opendir (my $MYDIR, $dir) or die "Can't open directory $dir $!";
while (readdir ($MYDIR)) {
    my $oldfile = $_;
    s/^A-Za-z0-9//;
    system ("mv " . $dir . "/" . $oldfile . " " . $dir . "/" . $_);
}
s/^A-Za-z0-9//; does not work. tried that it too is this
Code:
var=${var///^A-Za-z0-9//}
keeping Reg chars that dollar sign then new line is chops the file before it can get to it. so it looks like.

'left half name'$'\n''right half' reads

'left half name'$'\n'
'right half'
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Turbocapitalist View Post
There is an imposter version in some distros.
Check to see which version of rename you have:

Code:
rename -V
You need the one based on CPAN's File::Rename to get any real results. If you don't have the right version, you can easily grab the right rename from CPAN.
Code:
good morning userx
userx%voider ⚡ ~ ⚡> rename -V
rename from util-linux 2.30
userx%voider ⚡ ~ ⚡>
what version was I looking for??
 
  


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