help - Get help about commands and topics

Synopsis

gsutil help [command or topic]

Description

The following command provides a summary of gsutil commands and additional topics on which help is available:

gsutil help

The following command provides help about the specified command or topic:

gsutil help command or topic

The following command provides help about the specified sub-command:

gsutil help command sub-command

For example, running the following provides help about the "set" subcommand of the "acl" command:

gsutil help acl set

If you set the PAGER environment variable to the path to a pager program (such as /bin/less on Linux), long help sections are piped through the specified pager.