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Re: adding text to JPEGs, in bulk



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Tim wrote:
> I think I can work out how to handle a batch of files to add
> consistent text, now.  But I haven't worked out how I could extract
> "256" from a filename like "img_0256.jpg", yet.  The filenames are
> all the same length, so there's got to be some tool that'll let me
> strip characters 7, 8 & 9 out of the name.

Here are two ways that could be done.

num=`expr "img_0256.jpg" : "img_0\([0-9]*\).jpg"`
or
num=`echo "img_0256.jpg" | cut -c6-8`

Put into a for or while loop and season to taste. :)

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