What is the problem you are having with rclone?
I am copying files from an external hard drive which I've syncronized with my Google Drive which contains gdocs, gsheets besides other types of documents and I am getting an error saying rclone cannot copy the Google type files, that the operation is not supported which is weird because when I copy the same folder from Gdrive on the cloud it works just fine and copy everything.
There is any flag or similar I can use to copy that kind of files from the local folder?
What is your rclone version (output from
Which OS you are using and how many bits (eg Windows 7, 64 bit)
MacOs Big Sur, 64 bit
Which cloud storage system are you using? (eg Google Drive)
Google Drive and Amazon S3
The command you were trying to run (eg
rclone copy /tmp remote:tmp)
rclone -P sync "/Volumes/GoogleDrive/Shared drives/Adm" S3:gws.backup.alt/Adm
The rclone config contents with secrets removed.
[S3] type = s3 provider = AWS env_auth = true access_key_id = ################ secret_access_key = ############ location_constraint = ap-southeast-2 acl = private bucket_acl = private upload_cutoff = 5G chunk_size = 5G disable_checksum = true [local] type = local
A log from the command with the
2021/02/24 11:35:37 ERROR : isbn_dl_2021.xlsx.gsheet: Failed to copy: failed to open source object: open /Volumes/GoogleDrive/Shared drives/Adm/isbn_dl_2021.xlsx.gsheet: operation not supported 2021/02/24 11:35:38 ERROR : GESTIÓN 2018/recursos_videos.xlsx.gsheet: Failed to copy: failed to open source object: open /Volumes/GoogleDrive/Shared drives/Adm/GESTIÓN 2018/recursos_videos.xlsx.gsheet: operation not supported 2021/02/24 11:35:38 ERROR : GESTIÓN 2018/tarifas_altamar_2018.gsheet: Failed to copy: failed to open source object: open /Volumes/GoogleDrive/Shared drives/Adm/GESTIÓN 2018/tarifas_altamar_2018.gsheet: operation not supported . . . 2021/02/24 11:36:14 Failed to sync with 22 errors: last error was: failed to open source object: open /Volumes/GoogleDrive/Shared drives/Adm/GESTIÓN 2019/SUBVENCION 2019 (1)/PROYECTOS PRESENTADOS.gdoc: operation not supported