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pachctl inspect file

Learn about the pachctl_inspect_file command

September 7, 2023

pachctl inspect file #

Return info about a file.

Synopsis #

This command returns info about a file.While using this command, take special note of how you can use ancestry syntax (e.g., appending^2 or .-1 to repo@branch) to inspect the contents of a file from a previous commit.

  • To specify the project where the repo is located, use the –project flag
pachctl inspect file <repo>@<branch-or-commit>:<path/in/pfs> [flags]

Examples #

 pachctl inspect file repo@master:/logs/log.txt 
 pachctl inspect file repo@0001a0100b1c10d01111e001fg00h00i:/logs/log.txt 
 pachctl inspect file repo@master:/logs/log.txt^2 
 pachctl inspect file repo@master:/logs/log.txt.-1 
 pachctl inspect file repo@master:/logs/log.txt^2  --project foo 

Options #

  -h, --help             help for file
  -o, --output string    Output format when --raw is set: "json" or "yaml" (default "json")
      --project string   Specify the project (by name) where the file's repo is located. (default "video-to-frame-traces")
      --raw              Disable pretty printing; serialize data structures to an encoding such as json or yaml

Options inherited from parent commands #

      --no-color   Turn off colors.
  -v, --verbose    Output verbose logs

SEE ALSO #