renaming many files

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Fri Jan 22 21:46:02 UTC 2021

On January 22, 2021, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
>    rename -v -n 's/^renewal talk //' "renewal talk *"

One small issue will likely need the asterisk outside the

  rename -v -n 's/^renewal talk //' "renewal talk "*

otherwise, this is my favorite solution for doing such renames.

If you use bash as your shell, you can even use the caret notation to
remove the -n when you're ready to run

  $ ^-n


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