[TxMt] Re: Combining files?
jo.irisson at gmail.com
Mon Jul 28 14:31:44 UTC 2008
On 2008-July-28 , at 10:20 , W. Thomas Leroux wrote:
> I have about 45 files I'd like to combine into one, and short of
> opening each one and copy & pasting it into the new one, I don't see a
> clear way to do this in Textmate.
> I'm certain there *is* a way, I'm just not seeing it. Suggestions?
use a shell script. Assuming the 45 files are the only ones in a
for (( FILE in `ls *` )); do
cat $FILE >> .newfile
mv .newfile newfile
NB: the first file has to have a point in front of the name so that it
is not seen by ls and does not enter the loop
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