Renaming a File

From Coder Merlin
Within these castle walls be forged Mavens of Computer Science ...
— Merlin, The Coder


We can rename a file with the mv (move) command. Let's try it:

john-williams@codermerlin:~$  echo "Hello" > hello.txt

john-williams@codermerlin:~$  ls

john-williams@codermerlin:~$  mv hello.txt goodbye.txt

john-williams@codermerlin:~$  ls