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I'm using https://buildbot.orphis.net/ to update my PCSX2 install through Ketarin. I set it to extract its files (from a .7z archive) to a folder on my computer, but since it's a new version i need to remove the previous folder(s) of the same name. In the folder i see this:





Obviously, version 2534 is the most recent, but i can't find how to detect and remove the old versions. Can someone help me with some script to do this on Ketarin?

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Are you saving the file with the original file name? Yo could save them with just the version (since they're all win32 you don't need "-hash-windows-x86"). Saving with just the version number would allow you to skip this issue. If you'd rather do it post-extract then you can use powershell with something like this:

Get-ChildItem $Path | Where{$_.Name -Match "<RegEx Pattern>"} | Remove-Item

This would look something like this in practice:

Get-ChildItem "k:\_ketarin\builds\pcsx2" | Where{$_.Name -Match "pcsx2-v[\d\.]+-dev-\d+-[a-z0-9]+-windows-x86"} | Remove-Item

You could also use something much simpler if you want to trim it down a bit:

Get-ChildItem "k:\_ketarin\builds\pcsx2" | Where{$_.Name -Like "pcsx2-v*"} | Remove-Item

Or if you want to delete all of them but exclude the current build you could use:

Get-ChildItem "k:\_ketarin\builds\pcsx2" | Where{$_.Name -Like "pcsx2-v*"} | Where{$_.Name -NotLike "pcsx2-v{version}*"} | Remove-Item


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