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Re: Spaces in file names passed as arguments

by Utilitarian (Vicar)
on Sep 08, 2011 at 15:50 UTC ( #924843=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Spaces in file names passed as arguments

Using find and double quoting the {} in an exec allows you to do the whole library in one pass
find ./ -name \*\ \* -exec perl -e ' for (@ARGV){$new=$_;$new=~s/\s+/_ +/g;rename($_,$new);}' "{}" \;
Works for me

print "Good ",qw(night morning afternoon evening)[(localtime)[2]/6]," fellow monks."

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