gvfs-copy Man page

GVFS-COPY(1) User Commands GVFS-COPY(1)

NAME

gvfs-copy – Copy files

SYNOPSIS

gvfs-copy [OPTION…] [SOURCE] [DEST]

gvfs-copy [OPTION…] [SOURCE…] [DIRECTORY]

DESCRIPTION

gvfs-copy copies a file from SOURCE to DEST, or multiple SOURCEs to
DIRECTORY.

gvfs-copy is similar to the traditional cp utility, but using gvfs
locations instead of local files: for example you can use something
like smb://server/resource/file.txt as location.

OPTIONS

The following options are understood:

-h, –help
Prints a short help text and exits.

–version
Shows the version number and exits.

-T, –no-target-directory
Don’t copy into DEST even if it is a directory.

-p, –progress
Show progress.

-i, –interactive
Prompt before overwriting files.

–preserve
Preserve all attributes.

-b, –backup
Backup existing destination files.

-P, –no-dereference
Never follow symlinks.

EXIT STATUS
On success 0 is returned, a non-zero failure code otherwise.

SEE ALSO

cp

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