Batch renamer ( bren )
Current version is 0.4.a.
This software is a GUI/console tool for batch renaming, using user defined templates, which can contain special tags to
add file Creation/Modification/Last Access Date/Time, Exif tag information from picture files and mpeg/Id3 information from
mp3 music files.
bren is planned as a crossplatform and it is written using the crossplatform GUI framework - wxWidgets. It uses two additional
libraries: libexif and mplib
This project is started at SourceForge.net and the first tarball of source is released in 18.09.2004.
Batch method selection:
Rename/Move to the same
Rename/Copy to the same
Case Sensitivity changing:
File name and/or extention can be changed to lower or upper case.
File name and extention template definition using symbols:
* - original file name
# - numbering (start/step)
@ - random letter
% - random numeric symbol
File name template definition using DateTime/Exif/ID3 tags (see README.txt for more details)
Definition of symbols or/and symbol duplicates which must be removed.
Replacement rules, using symbol to symbol replacements or string to string replacements.
bren is able to add multiple source files at once, to add directory content or directory content recursivly, using defined filemasks.
bren is able to produce a log file for all operations which were made automatically or by user request.
bren is able to save and restore the configuration.
Maintainer of the project is Eriks Zelenka ( isindir at users.sourceforge.net )