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Re: Transforming File Name Characters

by Kenosis (Priest)
on Mar 11, 2013 at 19:26 UTC ( #1022854=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Transforming File Name Characters

What happens if, upon getting ready to rename a file or folder, the new name already exists? For example:

Old New --- --- file@{%.txt file___.txt file%{@.txt file___.txt

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Re^2: Transforming File Name Characters
by rfleisch (Initiate) on Mar 12, 2013 at 12:13 UTC
    Thanks I had NOT thought of that. I'm sure that the second rename will just fail and leave the file name unchanged. I'll display a message to look for it. Thank You For this "got-cha" :-)

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