git-annex-whereis man page

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>

Referenced By

git-annex(1), git-annex-find(1), git-annex-list(1).