gdir_to_tar(gdir, base_dir=None, delete=True)¶
Writes the content of a glacier directory to a tar file.
The tar file is located at the same location of the original directory. The glacier directory objects are useless if deleted!
- base_dir : str
path to the basedir where to write the directory (defaults to the same location of the original directory)
- delete : bool
delete the original directory afterwards (default)
- the path to the tar file
Files writen to the glacier directory: