oggm.utils.copy_to_basedir(gdir, base_dir=None, setup='run')[source]

Copies the glacier directories and their content to a new location.

This utility function allows to select certain files only, thus saving time at copy.

gdir : oggm.GlacierDirectory

the glacier directory to copy

base_dir : str

path to the new base directory (should end with “per_glacier” most of the times)

setup : str

set up you want the copied directory to be useful for. Currently supported are ‘all’ (copy the entire directory), ‘inversion’ (copy the necessary files for the inversion AND the run) and ‘run’ (copy the necessary files for a dynamical run).

New glacier directories from the copied folders


Files writen to the glacier directory: