bash sed find and replace - open to bidding

I need a bash script to do this: I have folder that contain html files and subfolders.

now files name as [url removed, login to view], [url removed, login to view] etc.

i want to replace the original file name with the title tag of the file ( instead of the space between the words i would like to add "_". then replace all links in all folder that contain the original name with the new title name.

example of title - <title>admin/environment/php some text</title> change to <title>php_some_text</title>

then to replace all links in all files that contain the old links to the new file name that will be php_some_text.html.

all my needs have a solutions in my script but don't know how to replace the link all over to the new file name. my script:


cd /var/www/clients/client1/web2/web/docs/31/en

find . -name "*.html" > [url removed, login to view]

while read -r filepath ;


# Considering the subfolder can have spaces,

# We will start by separating the filename

# And dirname

folderpath=`dirname "$filepath"`

filename=`basename "$filepath"`


new_name=$(grep -oP '<title>\K.+?</title>' "$filepath" | sed 's#</title>##' | tr ' ' '_' )

#echo new_name=$(grep -oP '<title>\K.+?</title>' "$filepath" | sed 's#</title>##' | tr ' ' '_' )

# With BSD GREP (for who need the info)

# new_name=$(grep -o '<title>.*</title>' $filepath | sed -e 's/<title>\(.*\)<\/title>/\1/g' | sed -e 's/$filename/$new_name/g' | tr ' ' '_')

#if [[ $new_name = */* ]]; then echo "/${new_name##*}"; else echo "$new_name"; fi

mv -v "$filepath" "$folderpath/`basename $new_name`.html"

### command that i tried to solve the link url issue

#find /var/www/clients/client1/web2/web/docs -type f -exec sed -i 's/$filename/$new_name/g' {} \;

#grep -rl '$filename' /var/www/clients/client1/web2/web/docs/31/en | xargs sed -i 's/$filename/$new_name/g' *.html

#sed -i 's/$filename/$new_name/gi' *.html

done < [url removed, login to view]

Thank you

Skills: Linux, MySQL, System Admin, Web Security, WordPress

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if you are olready renamed files and all what remanes is to change titles inside the html then thats all is one line command inshell using xargs and sed if nothing is done then I can write a script in 30 minutes.

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