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The command will not behave very graceful in case mv isn't in the current PATH. I would suggest: f=$(which mv) && cp $f rename


I don't know what this 'norm' means but the command itself is a little weird. What's the point of copying /bin/mv into 'rename' ? The command that does exactly the same is cp /bin/mv rename In case you didn't know. Everything inside ` is expanded so `which mv` produces (on some systems the output could be different) /bin/mv In other words. ...

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