On April 18th, Noah Chamow and I taught a session on automation in Post-Production. Here are a few of the things I mentioned during my section on manipulating text with and without using Regular Expressions. If you’re looking for material on Noah’s sections, it’s at avidsupergrouper.com/class
Regular Expression Resources
This might be a bit dated now (I reference Avid Marquee!), but I wrote a post introducing RegEx a while back that might still have useful tidbits in it.
Shell Scripting Resources
- Khan Academy
- Code Avengers
Converting a shell script into an OSX application: Platypus