Any Mass Renaming

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Any Mass Renaming

Post by rednoah » 08 Feb 2012, 07:58

You can use scripting to do any kind of mass-renaming. Especially useful if you wanna add mediainfo to the filename like in this example here:

1. List video files
2. Rename files according to the given naming scheme (in this case keep existing name/extension but insert resolution in between)
3. Print new file paths

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args.getFiles{ it.isVideo() }.each {
   println it.moveTo(new File(getMediaInfo(file:it, format:"{fn} [{resolution}].{ext}")))
}
(requires -trust-script for filesystem write access)
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