NAME

git-annex whereis - lists repositories that have file content

SYNOPSIS

git annex whereis [path ...]

DESCRIPTION

Displays information about where the contents of files are located.

For example:

# git annex whereis
whereis my_cool_big_file (1 copy)
    0c443de8-e644-11df-acbf-f7cd7ca6210d  -- laptop
whereis other_file (3 copies)
    0c443de8-e644-11df-acbf-f7cd7ca6210d  -- laptop
    62b39bbe-4149-11e0-af01-bb89245a1e61  -- usb drive [here]
    7570b02e-15e9-11e0-adf0-9f3f94cb2eaa  -- backup drive

OPTIONS

  • file matching options

    The git-annex-matching-options(1) can be used to specify files to act on.

  • --key=keyname

    Show where a particular git-annex key is located.

  • --all

    Show whereis information for all known keys.

  • --branch=ref

    Show whereis information for files in the specified branch or treeish.

  • --unused

    Show whereis information for files found by last run of git-annex unused.

  • --json

    Enable JSON output. This is intended to be parsed by programs that use git-annex. Each line of output is a JSON object.

  • --batch

    Enables batch mode, in which a file is read in a line from stdin, its information displayed, and repeat.

    Note that if the file is not an annexed file, an empty line will be output instead.

SEE ALSO

git-annex(1)

git-annex-find(1)

git-annex-list(1)

AUTHOR

Joey Hess id@joeyh.name

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