mrename - tool for easy and automatic renaming of many files

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename mrename_1.2-13_all.deb
Package name mrename
Package version 1.2
Package release 13
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/utils
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 6.17 KB
Installed size 23.00 KB
Mass Rename is a simple pair of shell scripts which make it easier to
move, rename, or copy multiple files at once. It is intended mainly as an
automatic and simple way to rename multiple files with a customizable
prefix and a progressive number. It is also possible to modify the rename
format simply by editing one of the scripts. It is easy, complete, and
efficient, and was written only in sh code.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mrename_1.2-13_all.deb 1.2 all Ubuntu Universe
mrename - - -


Type URL
Binary Package mrename_1.2-13_all.deb
Source Package mrename

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install mrename deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mrename




2016-10-11 - Kevin Coyner <>
mrename (1.2-13) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove deprecated dpatch and upgrade to packaging format "3.0 quilt".
Thanks to Jari Aalto <>. Closes: #670187.
* Update to Standards-Version to 3.9.8 and debhelper to 9.
* Add build-indep target; use dh_prep in rules file. Closes: #831912.
* Patch 05 is new; in-line changes to original sources.
* Fix description-contains-homepage by adding homepage field.
Closes: #615254.
* Fix description-synopsis-starts-with-article.
* Fix copyright-with-old-dh-make-debian-copyright.
* Fix copyright-refers-to-versionless-license-file.
2007-08-25 - Kevin Coyner <>
mrename (1.2-12) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer. Closes: #439532.
* Rewrite of debian/copyright.
* debian/control:
+ Bumped debhelper to 5.
+ Added homepage to description.
+ Added comma to Depends: line where needed
* Updated debian/watch file.
* Bumped debian/compat to 5.
* Added patch for shebang line from Ubuntu. Thanks Stephan Hermann.
* Added patch to fix incorrect use of -p option.
* Removed some comments/whitespace from debian/rules.
2006-06-17 - Tommaso Moroni <>
mrename (1.2-11) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: put dpatch and debhelper in Build-Depends instead of
Build-Depends-Indep, since they are required to run the clean target of 
* debian/control: Standards-Version bumped to 3.7.2 (no changes required)
2006-02-19 - Tommaso Moroni <>
mrename (1.2-10) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: removed spaces between ${shlibs:Depends} and 
${misc:Depends}, so that resulting Depends line does not contain more than
one whitespace. (Closes: #353311)
2005-11-12 - Tommaso Moroni <>
mrename (1.2-9) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Standards-Version bumped to 3.6.2 (no changes required)
* Added a patch in debian/patches to handle spaces in filenames
2004-07-29 - Tommaso Moroni <>
mrename (1.2-8) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/watch now uses format version 2.
2003-08-27 - Tommaso Moroni <>
mrename (1.2-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Package adopted. (Closes: #206856)
* DH_COMPAT set to 4 using debian/compat; ${misc:Depends} used in debian/control.
* Standard-Version updated to (no changes needed)
* Build-Depends changed into Build-Depends-Indep.
* Fixed minor error in debian/copyright.
* Using dh_installman instead of dh_installmanpages.
2001-06-11 - Harry Henry Gebel <>
mrename (1.2-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed maintainer to Harry Henry Gebel <> (closes: #100244)
* Updated rules file to debhelper version 3
* Changed Architecture from 'any' to 'all'
2001-03-29 - Dr. Guenter Bechly <>
mrename (1.2-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Added Build-Depends in control.
* Corrected typo in copyright file.
2001-02-14 - Dr. Guenter Bechly <>
mrename (1.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed section from admin to utils to satisfy override.

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