[wellylug] cpio pattern nonmatching

E.Chalaron e.chalaron at xtra.co.nz
Tue May 11 13:32:22 NZST 2004

Ok .. thanks. I see the point. 
I thought that -d would override this... too bad

Still, there is a --rename option using cpio --extract but does not seem to 
work on files. Unless I create a tmp archive to extract and rename on the fly.


> > find . | sed "s/ /_/g" | cpio -pudmv -
> That doesn't rename the files, it just replaces spaces in the output text
> of find, which is why cpio isn't finding them.

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