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vidir: edit directory
vidir - edit directory
SYNOPSISvidir [--verbose] [directory|file|-] ...
DESCRIPTIONvidir allows editing of the contents of a directory in a text editor. If no directory is specified, the current directory is edited.
When editing a directory, each item in the directory will appear on its own numbered line. These numbers are how vidir keeps track of what items are changed. Delete lines to remove files from the directory, or edit filenames to rename files. You can also switch pairs of numbers to swap filenames.
- -v, --verbose
- Verbosely display the actions taken by the program.
- vidir *.jpeg
- Typical uses.
- find | vidir -
- Edit subdirectory contents too. To delete subdirectories, delete all their contents and the subdirectory itself in the editor.
- find -type f | vidir -
- Edit all files under the current directory and subdirectories.
- Editor to use.
- Also supported to determine what editor to use.
AUTHORCopyright 2006 by Joey Hess <joey [at] kitenet.net>
Licensed under the GNU GPL.