Originally Posted by Ripplinger
So is there no way to set Calibre to do this on adding books? I'd probably keep doing them manually as I add them rather than add them, then have the next step of running the Quality Check plugin if that's the case, but I really thought I had read other examples where changing around the authors' names was possible.
The import regex is for a single field.
What you are wanting to do, on the fly, is tear a field apart and reconstruct.
Since, imported author name already are a mixed bag, you probably will be fixing some anyway
I put periods and space BACK. Now you see, there is no standard.