- MapdlGrpc.download(files, target_dir=None, chunk_size=None, progress_bar=None, recursive=False)#
Download files from the gRPC instance workind directory
This feature is only available for MAPDL 2021R1 or newer.
Name of the file on the server. File must be in the same directory as the mapdl instance. A list of string names or tuples of string names can also be used. List current files with
Alternatively, you can also specify glob expressions to match file names. For example: ‘file*’ to match every file whose name starts with ‘file’.
Chunk size in bytes. Must be less than 4MB. Defaults to 256 kB.
Display a progress bar using
True. Helpful for showing download progress.
Use recursion when using glob pattern.
There are some considerations to keep in mind when using this command:
The glob pattern search does not search recursively in remote instances.
In a remote instance, it is not possible to list or download files in different locations than the MAPDL working directory.
If you are in local and provide a file path, downloading files from a different folder is allowed. However it is not a recommended approach.
Download a single file:
Download all the files starting with ‘file’:
Download every single file in the MAPDL workind directory:
Alternatively, you can download all the files using