How to identify renamed files on linux?

I am using the 'find' command to identify modified files. But I've noticed that my method only identifies content-modified files and new files. It does not identify files where the only change was a rename. Is there a way to use 'find' to identify re...
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2017-09-11 22:09 (1) Answers

How to find and rename all files using -exec

I want to rename all files which end on ".mp4" in such way that instead of white spaces to contain underscores. Example: Original file -> test 1.mp4 Renamed file -> test_1.mp4 I was trying with: find . -iname "*.mp4" -exec mv {} $(echo '{}...
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2017-08-13 21:08 (2) Answers

How do I rename a model with Django?

Let's say I have this model: class Foo(models.Model): name = models.CharField(max_length=255) I want to rename it to Bar. What steps should I take? And how do I deal with The following content types are stale prompt? ...
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2017-08-12 17:08 (1) Answers

Copy and Renaming files in linux

I am trying to find all files in a directory and sub-directories and then copy them to a different directory. If there are two files have the same start name(lets say they start with showhello*,showbye*), replace the content of old file with new one(...
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2017-05-05 08:05 (0) Answers

Rename multiple different files in SVN

I'm looking to reduce filepath length due to various issues. If I have two files in a folder, folder_with_long_name/file A.txt and folder_with_long_name/file B.txt. I want to change it to having folder_short_name/fileA.txt and folder_short_name/file...
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2017-02-16 22:02 (1) Answers