Batch convert PNG to JPEG

for i in *.png; do convert "$i" "${i%.png}.jpg" && rm "$i" && echo "$i is converted."; done
Convert all PNG images in directory to JPEG using ImageMagick, and delete the old PNG images.

By: auriza
2010-01-02 16:26:13

What Others Think

U must write full description of the effect of your cli , I mean you didn't write that your also remove the original .png file (rm "$i" ). It s just that I read the source , but if somebody can't read it , it will be not in good situation in case if he want to keep the png.
eastwind · 553 weeks and 4 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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