Some folks have built other software on top of git-annex, or that is designed to interoperate with it.
- The git-annex assistant is included in git-annex, and extends its use cases into new territory.
- gitlab-shell supports git-annex. So git-annex can be used with repositories served by GitLab, including gitlab.com, or deploy your own. See GitLab's announcement
- Emacs Org mode can auto-commit attached files to git-annex.
- git annex darktable integration
- Magit, an Emacs mode for Git, has an extension for git annex.
- DataLad uses git-annex to provide access to scientific data available from various sources.
- The Baobáxia project built by the Brazilian Mocambos network is using git-annex to connect isolated communities. Repositories sync over satellite internet and/or sneakernet.
- gadu - git-annex disk usage is a du like utility that is git-annex aware.
- sizes is another du-like
utility, with a
-Aswitch that enables git-annex support.
- git-annex-watcher is a status icon for your desktop.