Now git-annex can be used on Android!
First, ensure your Android device is configured to allow installation of the app. Go to Setup -> Security, and enable "Unknown Sources".
Then download the git-annex.apk for your version of Android, and open it to install.
A daily build is also available, thanks to Mesar Hameed and the University of Bath CS department.
- Android 5.0 git-annex.apk
- Android 4.4 and 4.3 git-annex.apk
- Android 4.0 to 4.2 git-annex.apk
- build logs
building it yourself
git-annex can be built from source for Android.
standalone/android/buildchrootas root (requires debootstrap). This builds a chroot with a
builderuser. The rest of the build will run in this chroot as that user.
- In the chroot, run
- Finally, once the chroot is set up, you can build an Android binary
make android, and
make androidappwill build the complete APK.