renaming files

Ken Ray kray at
Wed Feb 4 13:09:45 EST 2009

On 2/4/09 9:45 AM, "Jim Ault" <JimAultWins at> wrote:

> Use the rename command, but you need to be careful.
> You should do a few checks as you go, such as
> if there is a file (tFullPathName) then
>    rename tFullPathName to tNewFullPathName
>    wait 20 milliseconds --for the hard drive task to finish
>    if there is not a file (tNewFullPathName) then

Doesn't the rename command return an error in the result if it can't do the
renaming? Or am I misremembering this...

Ken Ray
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