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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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Mount Google Drive in Linux?

Now that Google Drive is available, how do we mount it to a Linux filesystem? Similar solutions exist for Amazon S3 and Rackspace Cloud Files.
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Mount google drive on command line using gvfs-google

Recently, Arch linux ships gvfs-google package in order to mount Google Drive using Gnome Online Accounts (gvfs-goa). However, since I am using Cinnamon desktop rather than Gnome, it seems that this ...
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How to access Google Drive from the command line using shell in ChromeOS?

Is it possible to have command-line access to Google Drive from the crosh shell? Conceivably, something like: cd ~/'Google Drive' In my current environment Developer is enabled so I've got root ...
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Easiest way to mount Google Cloud Storage in CentOS

We use CentOS for some hosting projects, but not very expertise with systems. We pretend to use a main CentOS box to mount an "unlimited" Google Cloud Drive and then share it via NFS to the rest of ...
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How to write a script to move files with a specific name from folder “A” to folder “B” in my Google drive?

How can I write a script that moves files with a certain name from a certain folder to another certain folder in my Google drive? Example: I have a folder named 'A' with three files named 'X', 'Y', ...
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Download google drive folder's file via wget

I want to download google drive folders file via wget how it is possible? I have folder version in google drive and in that version folder all version apk file of my mobile app. Folder tree like ...
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How can I extract data from a command output with Bash?

I'm new to Linux and I'd like to get the "DRIVE GB" from this output: [randall@home gdrive]$ drive quota Name: Randall D Account type: UNLIMITED Bytes Used: 290959662516 (270.98GB) Bytes ...
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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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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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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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Parse output with dynamic col widths and empty fields

gdrive has a sub command list which prints a list of files like the following example: gdrive list Output: Id Name Type Size Created ...
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Upload file to Google Docs with a script

I want to upload a file to Google Docs with a script, to avoid doing it manually over and over again. Is there a way to do that simpler than scripting this with a Selenium what would be really ...
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Mounted Dir as Apache Root?

I would like to have my Apache root the same directory as my google-drive-ocamlfuse mount for automated back-ups to my drive as I code. I have already changed the root dir, but I get a 403 permissions ...
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centos gdrive script, upload to new folder

I'm using https://github.com/prasmussen/gdrive Hello, I'm trying to run a daily script that creates a folder in Google Drive and then uploads a bunch of tar archives in it. So far I can create the ...
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Google Drive Desktop on CentOS

Hope you guys are fine. I want a Google Drive folder on my CentOS 6.8 desktop like what we have on windows. I will link that folder to my school account and it will start syncing my local files on the ...
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upload files from remote VM without graphic interface to google drive

I would like to upload a zipped folder to my google drive. The file is large and takes a long time to download to my local machine and even longer to upload it to drive. I was hoping to save some ...
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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 ...
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GNOME 3.14 and Google Drive integration

In Gnome 3.14 On Line Account Settings, if I add a Google account, under "use this account for" I can switch Documents on/off. This in my understanding should synchronize my documents with my Google ...
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Is it possible to run GDrive with Bourne Shell or Almquist shell (sh or ash) on xiaomi smart ip camera? [closed]

I have an IP camera with the armv5tejl processor. My aim is to send videos from camera to GoogleDrive. I downloaded gdrive but it can be run only with bash. Is it possible to run gdrive somehow ...