"error" : "unauthorized_client", 3. account using wide delegation but on the same domain, without having to Descriptions of rclone often carry the strapline Rclone syncs your files to cloud storage. ... You might see Google-managed service accounts in your project's IAM policy, in audit logs, or on the IAM page in the Cloud Console. not tied to a specific end-user Google account. Or just creating a new client for every operation, which is probably not viable. https://pub.rclone.org/v1.39-103-ga4e93129-drive-service-account-1491%CE%B2/. If that's the case, then the code would differ a bit from Cloud Storage, since rclone would need to authenticate impersonating a user. Good news @ncw ! I have tested in version 1.39-103 and with this command We’ll occasionally send you account related emails. Alternatively, there could be a primary user and the service account could just be a fallback for files not owned by the primary user. ), New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, Press J to jump to the feed. However, that doesn't mean the service user can impersonate the user! Is there a way to automatically cycle through SAs once their daily 750 GB/day upload limit is met? It didn't seem to work for me but tell me what you think! You not only have to create the service account ,BUT you also need to create a client ID from that service account. I don't think service accounts are intended to have their own data. Yes I follow the instructions but if I setup my service account with my Certainly needs good documentation. Click Create Credentials and select Service account. [drive] service_account = client.json owner = ***@***. There's a much easier way to do this that's built into rclone. <, diff --git a/backend/drive/drive.go b/backend/drive/drive.go. Official docs on how to enable domain wide delegation: Hi Nick écrit : Unless there's some workaround I'm not familiar with, there would be a few Have a question about this project? @JohNan @johnavp1989 thanks for testing and glad it is working! When you prepare to make authorized API calls, you specify the user to impersonate. We've also developed a script that takes a Google Drive audit history log and runs "undo" on it. Not sure if that's outside the scope of the intended purpose service accounts. rclone ls --drive-impersonate user@domain.com drive-name:someones-drive. Since I'm copying over a pretty sizable amount of data from one Google Drive to another, I'd like for rclone to automatically switch to the next Service Account once that account's limit is reached until the entire job is finished. It will redirect you to a Google login form where you can login with your Google details. Rclone is currently set up such that there is only one drive mounted--the GSuite account's drive (gdrive in my case). installed the latest beta but the flag is not available privacy statement. to your account. It's important to follow all the steps in that url I posted earlier. It essentially involves ticking a box on the account permissions on the Cloud console and allowing the required API scopes on the Admin console for the G Suite Domain. It looks like it doesn't work for listing files and directories in a specified user's account though. A "service account" doesn't really have a meaningful "My Drive" because it isn't a "user", so we probably need to specify another user's "My Drive" to operate on. Is this expected behaviour? https://developers.google.com/drive/v2/web/about-auth. Hopefully with Team Drives most of this mess will go away. I'm going to have to say I need help with this - I skimmed the docs and When using a service account with drive, you can impersonate a user using this flag. This is sort of implemented in the latest build, but I'm not sure it will be useful until it can do user masquerading. To do this, open a terminal window and issue the following commands: Now, copy the binary file and give it the proper permissions with the following commands: Finally, install the manpage with the commands: Fatal error: unknown flag: --drive-impersonate, For reference, this is the package I'm using: The uploaded files need to belong to a normal user. I'm also getting that same error that @JohNan was getting, but I'm not using g3c7a7556β: What we do is essentially taking advantage of what they call "Delegating domain-wide authority to the service account". Make sure that you have your University of Kentucky Google Account set up. Just create a bash script with one rclone command per line, And of course ad --max-transfer parameter to stop at 750gb for each rclone copy line. So I'd imagine something like this in the rclone config instead of token, and rclone will masquerade as the owner for every request until it finds a file that has a different owner. owner = ***@***. The rclone website lists fifty supported backends including S3 services and Google Drive. So I'd imagine something like this in the rclone config instead of "token". In this case, it’s ‘One Drive… Rclone. @mattkaye yes, that is the command line I used. It does work with the flag. Reply to this email directly, view it on GitHub Can we imagine using a service account to allow to migrate all users on Gsuite domain without having to launch authentication on each account where we want to upload files. Uploading to Google Drive is limited to 750 Gigabytes/day. Service Account support You can set up rclone with Google Cloud Storage in an unattended mode, i.e. @JohNan You're right about the file and directory listing. rclone config create doesn't allow for fully automated configuration (excluding the goole api auth which the user needs to log into the correct google drive account). That seems to be the consensus that it does work which is good! 2. I think setting the subject on a JWT will achieve a similar thing. domain wide delegation. @JohNan I'm not familiar with that. Cloudplow has 3 main functions: 1. I made a beta with a new flag --drive-impersonate which sets that. 2017 00:53, "Ryan" a écrit : Hi Picture the service account as kind of a virtual, new Google Drive account, but tied to your quota. Successfully merging a pull request may close this issue. Use the users email address I suppose? rclone ls --drive-impersonate user@domain.com drive-name:someones-drive. A "service account" doesn't really have a useable "My Drive", but it can help deal with some funny cases. Click the “Allow” button to allow rclone to have access to your Google Drive. I just want to be able to migrate only from one account on the users Thanks for the awesome work! "error_description" : "Client is unauthorized to retrieve access tokens using this method." service_account = client.json Ok so I'm using rclone for the very first time and im having a hard time trying to get it to work how i want it to. [drive] You are receiving this because you were mentioned. Automatic remote syn… Cloud console and allowing the required API scopes on the Admin console for Rclone copy owner:david@gmail.com Please do add this feature to a stable release as soon as possible. The bucket based remotes (eg Swift, S3, Google Compute Storage, B2, Hubic) do not support the concept of empty directories, so empty directories will have a tendency to disappear once they fall out of the directory cache. The drive that i am tryin to download from is … Any chance we can be able to set it during config? Rclone syncs your files to cloud storage: Google Drive, S3, Swift, Dropbox, Google Cloud Storage, Azure, Box and many more. So I'd imagine something like this in the rclone config instead of "token". Are those the instructions you followed? That would be fine with the config file I thought it was still listing the files in the service account but after a second look it does appear to be working. I don't believe that's how it's going to work. Your application now has the authority to make API calls as users in your domain (to "impersonate" users). Click APIs & Services Credentials. As for good documentation - I'd really like someone to contribute that as I don't have much of a clue as to what is going on. I'd love someone who really understands this stuff to update the docs as I only have a vague clue as to what it is supposed to do! Official docs on how to enable domain wide delegation: https://godoc.org/golang.org/x/oauth2/jwt. You are receiving this because you were mentioned. edit: nvm, did not see the link you posted. We'll install from a precompiled binary. Sign in Normally adding entries on the Gsuite Admin Console and using SA with domain wild Delegation give us the opportunity to migrate datas on other accounts whitout needing anything else than the ownership of the Datas. Why we don't pass this information on the command ? The only step to had after with this method is to allow the client id with the drive api (genererated in the Google Cloud Project) on the admin console. If you have a UKY Google Account already set up (you have an @ g.uky.edu address ) then skip this step. Sign up for a free GitHub account to open an issue and contact its maintainers and the community. Sorry, I can't be of much help here. With support for multiple uploaders (i.e. I have my directory structure as follows: "X:\Work\Date\Event\Photos\[AnySubFolders]" I'm not sure how much this will cause performance to deteriorate. When migrating to Gdrive actually we create you own credentials and you need to authenticate the first time to create and allow the connection. Is there any easy way going about this? Any takers? New to rclone. Or you could maintain a map of authenticated clients (with different subjects) and use the client with the correct subject as needed. Hi https://github.com/golang/oauth2/blob/0448841f0cbe9d174c6c1cedd177f583337b8e2c/google/example_test.go#L94-L124. 2017 4:06 PM, "gustavorochakv" a Those prior to 2020 include … But Started transferring data last night and it's still going this morning. Just wanted to drop in here and say thank you for implementing the --drive-impersonate option! NOTE: I didn't write that script, nor have I used it very much. The main engineering issue will be refreshing the Drive client when the file owner changes from the previous request. I'm not aware of any way of doing this programmatically. Login with your Google account at: https://console.cloud.google.com to begin the process for enabling the API. https://pub.rclone.org/v1.39-103-ga4e93129-drive-service-account-1491%CE%B2/rclone-v1.39-103-ga4e93129-drive-service-account-1491%CE%B2-linux-amd64.zip, And I'm running this command: They call it an OAuth 2.0 client ID. Reply to this email directly, view it on GitHub @ncw this feature can be very interesting, +1 for being able to use a Service Account for Gdrive. I tried wedging in conf.Subject = "me@email.com" here but that gives me Client is unauthorized to retrieve access tokens using this method. I did get this working finally. 136GB pushed to drive so far with no errors, so this software is working very well. rclone seems to intrinsically operate on a single user's "My Drive". By clicking “Sign up for GitHub”, you agree to our terms of service and Authorizing a service account to access data on behalf of users in a domain is sometimes referred to as "delegating domain-wide authority" to a service account. I have tried to follow the guide on how i create a device to link with google drive but I'm not really sure if i even did it right. <. Hi! In your browser window, click on the Google account you wish to use. Le 28 déc. I have been looking for ways to backup my data, mainly photos and videos categorised into subfolders, to my GSuite Google Drive maintaining the structure. A command line option is probably nice. This might work with GSuite, but how about a folder shared by one drive user to another? I tried this none of the files that was uploaded was visible in the Web YI with my regular account. When I launch rclone ls I can see them on remote but not on drive. additional steps involved compared to Google Storage, related to enabling files within that Drive can by owned by other users. With support for multiple remotes (useful if you have multiple Rclone remotes mounted). :) authenticate each time @cooijmanstim - can you explain how to use a service account to access existing drives? … #2148. There are a lot of reasons to set up Google Drive integration on your remote HPC system. Since there's no documentation, is this the correct way to pass the flag? @ncw @ryancastle what format does that string take? This causes rclone to communicate to your Google Drive, and to launch your browser to allow you to give permission for rclone to interact with your Google Drive. Perhaps this should be a section in the drive docs say "Using service accounts". In the Service account name field, enter a name for the service account. But files within that Drive can be owned by other users, and that restricts operations more than most of the other cloud providers. Hope this helps someone out. Regards PS: the Google Drive API has a big red warning stating that this should only be used for performing delegation where the effective identity is that of an individual user in a domain, otherwise there could be severe performance issues. Use Rclone to schedule automated backups of your OMV media server to Google Drive, Dropbox, and many other cloud storage providers. The format should be a email address. Here is how to create your own Google Drive client ID for rclone: Log into the Google API Console with your Google account. There's also a rate limit of 2 files/second. 2017 01:51, "Ryan" a écrit : rclone seems to intrinsically operate on a single user's "My Drive". This means that you can upload files owned by the user you pass in. You signed in with another tab or window. rclone mount vs rclone sync/copy. You're sure we're using the same? I have hundreds more of GB to go. Yes I follow the instructions but if I setup my service account with my Maybe it has to do what privileges you gave to the service account and what scope you set when configuring the drive in rclone? We recommend using rclone with your ISU Google account which provides unlimited space. I'm not aware of any way of doing this programmatically. It took a fair amount of trial and error to get the Google configuration correct. (Though the comment in Chinese. *** Navigate to “ APIs & Services ” → “ Library ”. @ncw Working great thanks! In that case the folders & files appears on the "My Drive" of the other owner account. Response: { I'm using the same version you are, but I get that fatal error. Hi @ryancastle can you link to some docs about user masquerading? (It need not be the same account as the Google Drive you want to access) Select a project or create a new project. But we delegate that delete actions to a server-based controller (PHP). Once you create a service account and set domain-wide delegation, that account can act as any user (there may be some restrictions). What support would rclone need? admin account and I want to push my datas to another drive account trough as for the docs, have a look here: https://developers.google.com/identity/protocols/OAuth2ServiceAccount#delegatingauthority. I'm going to have to say I need help with this - I skimmed the docs and there are lot of terms I don't understand, so calling anyone who can help! The service account's private drive served my purposes so I haven't looked into it further. migrated but not visible on the drive Web UI. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, https://github.com/Rhilip/AutoRclone/blob/master/autorclone.py. The shared drive also doesn't show up in rclone ls myremote: Would it be possible to list files starting with a folder id for service users to capture this use-case? }, Sorry for last message, after having added the clientID in the Admin Gsuite Console / Security / Client API Access with this scope : https://www.googleapis.com/auth/drive, Now it seems working fine with my account, butI'll need to do a test with another account. the G Suite Domain. Once it hits service account #100, it rolls back over to #1, but with 50TB you shouldn't even get close to exhausting them all. Since I'm copying over a pretty sizable amount of data from one Google Drive to another, I'd like for rclone to automatically switch to the next Service Account once that account's limit is reached until the entire job is finished. — 2018/02/01 12:07:25 Fatal error: unknown flag: --drive-impersonate. I selected 11 to add a google drive account to my rClone configuration and I opened the given link in my local browser. Many thanks. rclone: merge rclone v1.52.1 drive: auto assigned service account file if not set or empty on startup (service account file path is required) drive: add multiple account support for speedup listing process (service account file path is required) https://developers.google.com/identity/protocols/OAuth2ServiceAccount, List of scopes required: Currently this is what rclone currently presents with the following commandline. Previously (before Google implemented shortcuts) I could add a shared file and Rclone would see it and I could download it. @mwitkow you did the changes for GCS service accounts - do you think the same methodology would work for Google drive? @dav1303 Le 21 déc. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iK14bfd6qhs, Sorry I'm not advanced on dev part to help more. Here are the instructions for using a service account with google drive. admin account and I want to push my datas to another drive account trough That user is the owner of the files. @ncw Im able to list files using the flag, so I wouldnt say it's not possible. There's an example of setting a subject on a transport here. @ncw I can probably help describe how service accounts work, but I'm not a go programmer at all. The text was updated successfully, but these errors were encountered: This was recently done for google cloud storage in 022ab45. As per the command I talked about in the original post, it's essentially "rclone copy gdrive:Media gdrive:Copy of Media," where "Media" is the shared folder and "Copy of Media" is the new folder that is separate standalone copy. Le 28 déc. I've created all the necessary Service Accounts and added them to the Team Drive. It checks if the user is an "editor" and uses the service account to masquerade as the owner in order to delete the file. funny cases. Regards there are lot of terms I don't understand, so calling anyone who can help! Already on GitHub? I was suggesting a config file option, because it would make Google Drive storage operate more like other cloud services, without really having to change the paradigm at all. https://pub.rclone.org/v1.39-103-ga4e93129-drive-service-account-1491%CE%B2/rclone-v1.39-103-ga4e93129-drive-service-account-1491%CE%B2-linux-amd64.zip, On the Google side of things, I've already delegated my service account to be able to use drive, Is this how you're calling the command? Gonna try now! Seems to work fine so far! @dav1303 Yes. For example: Google APIs Service Agent. Le 22 déc. For the use case described on this issue (domain migration), that means impersonating one user on each domain (user on source domain => user on destination domain), leading to either additional command line arguments or config files (so that the domain migration can be scripted). I Think this information could be différent each time ? @ncw You mean something like this? It took me quite some googling to get all the API's, service account, allowing API client access etc to work... and then I stumbled upon this feature being added to the beta release. Thanks Now, only locally created shortcuts are seen by Rclone. In fact actually I was not able to migrate data to another drive account or I don't know how to do it. 2017 15:56, "Nick Craig-Wood" a the SA how can I do ? rclone ls --drive-impersonate user@domain.com drive-name: 2018/02/02 23:33:30 Failed to create file system for "XXX:": couldn't get Drive exportFormats: Get https://www.googleapis.com/drive/v3/about?alt=json&fields=exportFormats: oauth2: cannot fetch token: 401 Unauthorized But it's probably not trivial to implement the client switching. Pgblitz.com is a program which makes this automatic for you, If you don't like cloudplow, you can try the Python script https://github.com/Rhilip/AutoRclone/blob/master/autorclone.py I wrote. 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