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$ uname -a
Linux a 2.6.35.10-74.fc14.i686.PAE #1 SMP Thu Dec 23 16:10:47 UTC 2010 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
$ lsb_release -a
LSB Version: :core-4.0-ia32:core-4.0-noarch
Distributor ID: Fedora
Description: Fedora release 14 (Laughlin)
Release: 14
Codename: Laughlin
$ yum list | grep -i soundconverter
soundconverter.noarch                 1.5.3-7.fc14           @updates
$ 

How can I set a pattern that will output a filename equal to the original filename? E.g.

something.mp3something.ogg

And why isn't this implemented in SoundConverter?

PS: {Filename} doesn't work.

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I selected this option for file pattern: "Same as input, but with an additional suffix." That gave me filenames like: something.mp3.ogg

Then I just ran

find . -type f -name "*.mp3.ogg" -exec rename .mp3.ogg .ogg {} \;

to get something.ogg.

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