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Stages data files for jobs with data requirements by copying files or creating symbolic links for them between the local staging cache and the job execution environment. You must run bstage only within the context of an LSF job (like blaunch). To access a file with the bstage command, you must have permission to read it.
bstage in Stages in data files for jobs with data requirements. bstage copies or symbolically links files from the data manager staging area to the job execution host.
bstage out Stages out data files for jobs with data requirements. The bstage command copies or creates symbolic links to files from the job current working directory to the data management cache, then requests a transfer job to copy the file or folder to a host.
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See also bdata, bhist, bjobs, bmod, bsub, lsf.conf, lsf.datamanager