chirp_put(1)

NAME

chirp_put - copy a single file from local machine to a Chirp server

SYNOPSIS

chirp_put [options] <localfile> <hostname[:port]> <remotefile>

DESCRIPTION

chirp_put is a tool for copying a single file from local storage to a Chirp server.

chirp_put is a quick and simple way to copy a single local file <localfile> to a remote file given <hostname[:port]> <path>

OPTIONS

-a,--auth <flag>
Require this authentication mode.
-d,--debug <flag>
Enable debugging for this subsystem.
-b,--block-size <size>
Set transfer buffer size. (default is 65536 bytes).
-f, --follow Follow input file like tail -f.
-i,--tickets <files>
Comma-delimited list of tickets to use for authentication.
-t,--timeout <time>
Timeout for failure. (default is 3600s)
-v, --version Show program version.
-h, --help Show help text.

ENVIRONMENT VARIABLES

  • CHIRP_CLIENT_TICKETS Comma delimited list of tickets to authenticate with (same as -i).
  • EXIT STATUS

    On success, returns zero. On failure, returns non-zero.

    EXAMPLES

    To copy a single local file using chirp_put:
    % chirp_put /tmp/mydata.dat server1.somewhere.edu /mydata/mydata.dat
    
    When copying big data files that take longer than 3600s to copy, using chirp_put with option -t time to make sure chirp_put have enough time to finish:
    % chirp_put -t 36000 /tmp/mybigdata.dat server1.somewhere.edu /mydata/mybigdata.dat
    

    COPYRIGHT

    The Cooperative Computing Tools are Copyright (C) 2003-2004 Douglas Thain and Copyright (C) 2005-2011 The University of Notre Dame. This software is distributed under the GNU General Public License. See the file COPYING for details.

    SEE ALSO

  • Cooperative Computing Tools Documentation
  • Chirp User Manual
  • chirp(1)
  • chirp_status(1)
  • chirp_fuse(1)
  • chirp_get(1)
  • chirp_put(1)
  • chirp_stream_files(1)
  • chirp_distribute(1)
  • chirp_benchmark(1)
  • chirp_server(1)
  • chirp_server_hdfs(1)

  • CCTools 4.1.4rc5 released on 04/10/2014