Please describe the problem.
git annex reports progress the same when when stdout is a terminal or not. This is fine when stdout is actually a terminal, but produce lots of annoying characters when stdout is just a regular file. This is problematic mostly when running git-annex with cron.
What steps will reproduce the problem?
git annex copy --to myrepo > log
then look at the content of
What version of git-annex are you using? On what operating system?
git annex 5.20151019
Mac OS X 10.10.5
Please provide any additional information below.
# If you can, paste a complete transcript of the problem occurring here. # If the problem is with the git-annex assistant, paste in .git/annex/daemon.log # End of transcript or log.