irename allows to easy rename many files using Your favorite editor.
When You call
irename (with some options or paths) list of files is saved
to text file, and Your favorite text editor is launched. You can edit names
or paths in this file, and after You save changes and quit from editor,
this changes are applied.
irename use by default editor set in environment variables:
$VISUAL if the former is empty. If neither of them aren't set, use
irename works only with Python 3.3+. Older Python versions are unsupported.
Everything is in help :) Just execute:
Look at result:
% irename --help usage: irename [-h] [--editor EDITOR] [--editor-arguments ARGUMENTS] [--verbose] [--interactive] [--force] [--version] [files [files ...]] positional arguments: files files to rename optional arguments: -h, --help show this help message and exit --editor EDITOR, -e EDITOR Change default editor --editor-arguments ARGUMENTS, -c ARGUMENTS Pass additional arguments to editor --verbose, -v Be verbose --interactive, -i Ask before every rename --force, -f Do not ask if destination file already exists --version show program's version number and exit
irename should work on any platform where Python
is available, it means Linux, Windows, MacOS X etc.
Simplest way is to use Python's built-in package system:
pip3 install irename
pipsi install --python3 irename
Download sources from Github:
wget -O 1.0.0.zip https://github.com/msztolcman/irename/archive/1.0.0.zip
curl -o 1.0.0.zip https://github.com/msztolcman/irename/archive/1.0.0.zip
cd irename-1.0.0 python3 setup.py install
Marcin Sztolcman firstname.lastname@example.org
If you like or dislike this software, please do not hesitate to tell me about this me via email (email@example.com).
If you find bug or have an idea to enhance this tool, please use GitHub's issues.
The MIT License (MIT)
Copyright (c) 2016 Marcin Sztolcman
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