Working with Rake Tasks

Rake tasks can be used to configure and manage IBM Aspera Shares users, groups, shares, and nodes from the command line.

  1. Navigate to the shares folder.
    cd /opt/aspera/shares/u/shares/bin
  2. Test that your rake tasks are working correctly.
    ./run rake -T
Note: Repeat the above steps each time you need to run rake tasks to prepare your environment to run rake tasks.
See below for a list of all the rake tasks you can run in Shares.

User Management Rake Tasks

Group Management Rake Tasks

Share Management Rake Tasks

Node Management Rake Tasks

Other Configurations Using Rake Tasks