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Bulk Reneame File Extentions In Bash
Added on 14th June 2019 in Snippet

Change Extention

The following will rename all files with the exention .old to .new

for f in *.old; do mv $f `basename $f .old`.new; done;


The following will append the extention .new to all iles

for f in *; do mv $f `basename $f `.new; done;


The following will remove the extention .removeme from all files

for f in *.removeme; do mv $f `basename $f .removeme`; done;

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