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Solving “google: error: no such option: –album” error by googlecl

Google has introduced googlecl, the command line tools to access important Google services. The major one missed out is GMail. Let’s see more on next post. This post is to clear an error due to mistake in googlecl home page.

In case of picasa upload, the syntax in home page says,

$ google picasa create –album “Cat Photos” ~/photos/cats/*.jpg

When you use this syntax, following the usage syntax of tool, you will get error message that,

google: error: no such option: –album

The correct usage is like one below. You should use “title” instead of “album”

$ google picasa create –title “Cat Photos” ~/photos/cats/*.jpg

The example in this wiki page mention it in right way.

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