[Digikam-users] Not completely but a bit off topic question: looking for texteditor with macro capabillity

Johnny yggdrasil at gmx.co.uk
Sun Aug 28 15:49:14 BST 2011

sleepless <sleeplessregulus at hetnet.nl> writes:

> Hi linux people,
> I have been wrestling a bit and ran quite quick in some sort of obstacle.
> this works fine
> mv *.* ../TEMP2/
> but this one
>  for f in $(ls); do mv ${f} ../TEMP2/; done
> does not work if you have file names with spaces.
> does that mean that for comfortable working in linux I have to rename
> my 1 billion files to file_names_like_this.ext?

No, you can just use something like 
| for f in "$(ls)"; do mv "${f} ../TEMP2/"; done
to handle spaces. 


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