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datalad-update [--version] [-h] [-l LEVEL] [-p {condor}] [-d DATASET]
[--merge] [-r] [--fetch-all] [--reobtain-data]


Update a dataset from a sibling.


name name of the sibling to update from. Constraints: value
must be a string [Default: None]

--version show the program's version and license information
-h, --help, --help-np
show this help message. --help-np forcefully disables
the use of a pager for displaying the help message
-l LEVEL, --log-level LEVEL
set logging verbosity level. Choose among critical,
error, warning, info, debug. Also you can specify an
integer <10 to provide even more debugging information
-p {condor}, --pbs-runner {condor}
execute command by scheduling it via available PBS.
For settings, config file will be consulted
-d DATASET, --dataset DATASET
"specify the dataset to update. If no dataset is
given, an attempt is made to identify the dataset
based on the current working directory. Constraints:
Value must be a Dataset or a valid identifier of a
Dataset (e.g. a path) [Default: None]
--merge merge changes from sibling NAME or the remote branch,
configured to be the tracking branch if no sibling was
given. [Default: False]
-r, --recursive
if set this updates all possibly existing subdatasets,
too. [Default: False]
--fetch-all fetch updates from all siblings. [Default: False]
TODO. [Default: False]


datalad is developed by The DataLad Team and Contributors <>.
2016-11-10 datalad-update 0.4.1