At the risk of sounding whiny, in what universe does any of this make sense? Here’s an idea Google… Well, wait. Before I give you the idea, let me get this out of the way.
Google Drive has been a pain in my, uh, backside since day one. The fact that you refuse to create a Linux client for Drive should have been a warning. I have no use for a paid subscription that dictates what file size and format can be downloaded without altering it.