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Clean up poorly named TV shows.

Terminal - Clean up poorly named TV shows.
rename -v 's/.*[s,S](\d{2}).*[e,E](\d{2}).*\.avi/SHOWNAME\ S$1E$2.avi/' poorly.named.file.s01e01.avi
2009-09-29 16:39:57
User: Karakh
Functions: rename
Clean up poorly named TV shows.

Replace 'SHOWNAME' with the name of the TV show.

Add -n to test the command without renaming files.

Check the 'sample output'.


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This is actually pretty nice :) Good job. It's simple, too (for those who know Perl-style regular expressions, at least)

Comment by kaedenn 369 weeks and 1 day ago

Wow, it just took me 10 minutes to reorganize my 2tb media sever by using 'find' and this command.

Thanks buddy.

Comment by youboreme 369 weeks and 1 day ago

Your point of view

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