Last Updated: July 17, 2017

Note:This page refers to the current Globus CLI which is locally installed program. We also have a reference for the hosted CLI, which is accessed via SSH but will eventually be deprecated.
globus list-commands

List all CLI commands

globus version

Show the version and exit

globus update

Update the Globus CLI to its latest version

globus login

Log into Globus to get credentials for the Globus CLI

globus logout

Logout of the Globus CLI

globus whoami

Show the currently logged-in identity.

globus rename

Rename a file or directory on an endpoint

globus transfer

Submit a transfer task

globus mkdir

Make a directory on an endpoint

globus get-identities

Lookup Globus Auth identities

globus delete

Submit a delete task

globus ls

List endpoint directory contents

globus endpoint commands

globus endpoint search

Search for Globus endpoints

globus endpoint activate

Activate an endpoint

globus endpoint show

Display a detailed endpoint definition

globus endpoint deactivate

Deactivate an endpoint

globus endpoint create

Create a new endpoint

globus endpoint update

Update attributes of an endpoint

globus endpoint my-shared-endpoint-list

List all shared endpoints on an endpoint owned by the current user

globus endpoint is-activated

Check if an endpoint is activated

globus endpoint delete

Delete a given endpoint

globus endpoint permission commands

globus endpoint permission create

Create an access control rule

globus endpoint permission delete

Delete an access control rule

globus endpoint permission list

List of permissions on an endpoint

globus endpoint permission update

Update an access control rule

globus endpoint permission show

Show a permission on an endpoint

globus endpoint server commands

globus endpoint server add

Add a server to an endpoint

globus endpoint server delete

Delete a server belonging to an endpoint

globus endpoint server list

List all servers belonging to an endpoint

globus endpoint server update

Update attributes of a server on an endpoint

globus endpoint server show

Show a server belonging to an endpoint

globus endpoint role commands

globus endpoint role create

Create a role on an endpoint

globus endpoint role delete

Remove a role from an endpoint

globus endpoint role list

List of assigned roles on an endpoint

globus endpoint role show

Show full info for a role on an endpoint

globus bookmark commands

globus bookmark rename

Change a bookmark’s name

globus bookmark create

Create a bookmark for the current user

globus bookmark show

Given a bookmark name or ID resolves bookmark to an ENDPOINT_ID:PATH

globus bookmark list

List bookmarks for the current user

globus bookmark delete

Delete a bookmark

globus task commands

globus task event-list

List events for a given task

globus task show

Show detailed information about a specific task

globus task list

List tasks for the current user

globus task update

Update a task

globus task generate-submission-id

Get a submission ID

globus task pause-info

Show why an in-progress task is currently paused

globus task cancel

Cancel a task

globus task wait

Wait for a task to complete


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