openshift-cli-cp man page

openshift cli cp ā€” Copy files and directories to and from containers.

Synopsis

openshift cli cp [Options]

Description

Copy files and directories to and from containers.

Options

-c, --container=""

Container name. If omitted, the first container in the pod will be chosen

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

--api-version=""

DEPRECATED: The API version to use when talking to the server

--as=""

Username to impersonate for the operation

--azure-container-registry-config=""

Path to the file container Azure container registry configuration information.

--certificate-authority=""

Path to a cert. file for the certificate authority

--client-certificate=""

Path to a client certificate file for TLS

--client-key=""

Path to a client key file for TLS

--cluster=""

The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use

--config=""

Path to the config file to use for CLI requests.

--context=""

The name of the kubeconfig context to use

--google-json-key=""

The Google Cloud Platform Service Account JSON Key to use for authentication.

--insecure-skip-tls-verify=false

If true, the server's certificate will not be checked for validity. This will make your HTTPS connections insecure

--log-flush-frequency=0

Maximum number of seconds between log flushes

--match-server-version=false

Require server version to match client version

-n, --namespace=""

If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request

--request-timeout="0"

The length of time to wait before giving up on a single server request. Non-zero values should contain a corresponding time unit (e.g. 1s, 2m, 3h). A value of zero means don't timeout requests.

--server=""

The address and port of the Kubernetes API server

--token=""

Bearer token for authentication to the API server

--user=""

The name of the kubeconfig user to use

Example

  # !!!Important Note!!!
  # Requires that the 'tar' binary is present in your container
  # image.  If 'tar' is not present, 'kubectl cp' will fail.
  
  # Copy /tmp/foo_dir local directory to /tmp/bar_dir in a remote pod in the default namespace
  openshift cli cp /tmp/foo_dir <some-pod>:/tmp/bar_dir
  
  # Copy /tmp/foo local file to /tmp/bar in a remote pod in a specific container
  openshift cli cp /tmp/foo <some-pod>:/tmp/bar -c <specific-container>
  
  # Copy /tmp/foo local file to /tmp/bar in a remote pod in namespace <some-namespace>
  openshift cli cp /tmp/foo <some-namespace>/<some-pod>:/tmp/bar
  
  # Copy /tmp/foo from a remote pod to /tmp/bar locally
  openshift cli cp <some-namespace>/<some-pod>:/tmp/foo /tmp/bar

See Also

openshift-cli(1),

History

June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By

openshift-cli(1).

Openshift CLI User Manuals June 2016