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Re: Shell Script Help




On Sat, 4 May 2019 20:21:03 +0200
john doe <johndoe65534@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On 5/4/2019 5:08 PM, Patrick Bartek wrote:
> > Hi! All,
> >
> > Want to create a simple, one liner to type in to automate what I've
> > been doing manually: Perform an operation on files in unique,
> > sequential directories, save the results of the operations for each
> > directory with a file name of that directory in the directory the
> > target directories reside in.  For example:
> >
> > Directories ab01, ab02 ... ab30 results in output
> >
> > ab01.jpg. ab02.jpg ... ab30.jpg outside of those drectories.
> >
> > There will never be more than 99 directories -- usually a lot less. The
> > actual number will vary job to job. The letters in the directory names
> > will vary job to job, but will remain constant for each job.  Only the
> > numbers will sequence.
> >  
> 
> Would something like the following do it:
> 
> $ mkdir -p abc; cp -v abc*.gpg abc/ | tee -a abc/abc.log

Not for what I'm wanting -- See reply to Richard Ownes -- but for
something else I'm working on, yes.

Thanks

B