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datalad-crawl(1) General Commands Manual datalad-crawl(1)


datalad-crawl [--version] [-h] [-l LEVEL] [--pbs-runner {condor}] [--is-pipeline] [-t] [-r] [-C CHDIR] [file]


Crawl online resource to create or update a dataset.


$ datalad crawl # within a dataset having .datalad/crawl/crawl.cfg


configuration (or pipeline if --is-pipeline) file defining crawling, or a directory of a dataset on which to perform crawling using its standard crawling specification. Constraints: value must be a string [Default: None]

show the program's version and license information
show this help message. --help-np forcefully disables the use of a pager for displaying the help message
set logging verbosity level. Choose among critical, error, warning, info, debug. Also you can specify an integer <10 to provide even more debugging information
execute command by scheduling it via available PBS. For settings, config file will be consulted
flag if provided file is a Python script which defines pipeline(). [Default: False]
flag if provided value is the name of the template to use. [Default: False]
flag to crawl subdatasets as well (for now serially). [Default: False]
directory to chdir to for crawling. Constraints: value must be a string [Default: None]


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2017-03-25 datalad-crawl 0.5.1