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Thursday, October 19, 2017
Rclone is a command line program that can be used to synchronize files and directories between a local machine and various cloud storage platforms.
To load this software in a Linux environment run the command(s):
module load rclone
To start using rclone, enter the following command:
This will open an interactive dialogue to configure a new remote transfer endpoint. Follow the dialogue prompts to create an endpoint.
The objects in a remote directory can be listed using rclone ls.
rclone ls remote:path
To copy files to/from a remote, use rclone copy.
rclone copy source:path dest:path
To synchronize a destination to match a source directory, use rclone sync.
rclone sync source:path dest:path