globus-connect-server collection update - Update a collection


globus-connect-server collection update COLLECTION_ID [OPTIONS]…​


The globus-connect-server collection update command updates a collection. This can be used to manage a mapped or a guest collection.

There is one required argument to this command: COLLECTION_ID. This is the id of the collection to update. The id value is displayed when the collection is created, or may be found by running the globus-conect-server collection list command.

The rest of the parameters for this command are the same as those to the globus-conect-server collection create command.


-h, --help

Show help message and exit.


Show the version and exit.

-F, --format "text"|"json"

Output format for this command. If the format is json, then the resulting role document is displayed.


Allow Guest Collections to be created on this Collection. This option is only usable on Mapped Collections. If this option is disabled on a Mapped Collection which already has associated Guest Collections, those collections will no longer be accessible

--sharing-restrict-paths JSON|file:JSON_FILE

Path restrictions for sharing data on guest collections based on this collection. This option is only usable on mapped collections. In the first syntax, you pass a PathRestrictions as a string; in the second syntax you pass the path to a file containing the PathRestrictions object.


When set, all transfers to and from this collection are always encrypted. If not set, this can be configured on a per-transfer basis.

--keywords string,string,…​

Comma separated list of keywords to help searches for the collection

--department DEPARTMENT

Department which operates the collection

--organization ORGANIZATION

Organization for the Collection

--contact-email EMAIL

Contact email for the Collection

--contact-info INFO

Contact info for the Collection

--info-link URL

Link to a web page containing info about the collection.

--description STRING

Description of the collection.


Set the Collection to be public or private (defaults to public)