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Questions tagged [google-drive]

Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service, which enables user cloud storage, file sharing and collaborative editing. It includes Google Docs, an office suite of productivity applications, that offer editing on documents, spreadsheets, presentations, etc.

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ERROR : : error reading source directory: directory not found on linux when copying with rclone

I am trying to copy from google drive to my remote with Rclone on Linux using $ rclone copy name:a/b/c/myfolder/. /home/b/c/myfolder and get, ERROR : : error reading source directory: directory ...
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Syncing specific local and remote folders on Google Drive (Ubuntu)

I need to sync a specific local folder (and subfolders) on an Ubuntu machine with a specific remote folder on Google Drive. I've found a few programs that let me select a specific local folder but ...
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How to automate downloading recent file uploaded in Google Drive folder?

I want to automate the downloading of files that are daily uploaded to a shared Google Drive folder.
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Backing up with Google drive

I've recently switched from Windows to Linux, and have tried keeping certain things similar. Mainly, I work in LaTeX a lot, and have stored all of my work in Google Drive. With how Google Drive on ...
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how to download a private google spreadsheet from linux command-line?

I have a Google Sheets spreadsheet associated to a Google account, which is private and cannot be made public. I would like to know how to download a private google spreadsheet from the command-line ...
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How to mount a Google Drive directory locally?

I want to store backups to my Google Drive account. I want to mount Google drive so that I can copy folders in there and it gets saved in my Google drive. I have read this, but since I don't have ...
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share Google Drive File Stream folder from Windows partition, in dual-boot system

I am familiar with suggestions like the tools listed in https://askubuntu.com/questions/1099852/google-file-stream-functionality-on-ubuntu and myself use google-drive-ocamlfuse on a few servers. ...
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exit 255 when copy with rysnc on linux

I would like to copy some files from my remote to google drive using rsync. On the terminal I do nohup rsync /mylocal/mydir/subdir/. mydrive:folder/data/mydir/subdir & but it exits giving ...
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Download filename-pattern-matching files from a public Google Drive folder with rclone (or alternative)

I'm trying to download all files from a public gdrive folder but with certain filetype restrictions (eg exclude *.avi,*.mkv,*.mp4 etc). I originally tried with wget since that is what I am familiar ...
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Why does nautilus make two files when copying a file to Google drive?

I am using nautilus to access my Google drive. I followed these instructions. It all works fine except when I copy a file from my local drive to the Google drive by dragging and dropping in nautilus, ...
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Mount Google Drive without root or FUSE

I've got a plan on a shared hosting server that doesn't allow me to use root or install a FUSE module. I'm aware of the existence of Googles own drive tool, and rclone, but they both offer barebones ...
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Mount a folder as a USB drive

I'm on Linux Mint. I'm trying to mount a folder so that the system recognizes it as a USB drive. To be able to specify file system type would be a bonus. My end goal is to use google-drive-ocamlfuse ...