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GIT-PACK-REDUNDANT(1)                            Git Manual                            GIT-PACK-REDUNDANT(1)



NAME
       git-pack-redundant - Find redundant pack files

SYNOPSIS
       git pack-redundant [ --verbose ] [ --alt-odb ] < --all | .pack filename ... >


DESCRIPTION
       This program computes which packs in your repository are redundant. The output is suitable for piping
       to xargs rm if you are in the root of the repository.

       git pack-redundant accepts a list of objects on standard input. Any objects given will be ignored
       when checking which packs are required. This makes the following command useful when wanting to
       remove packs which contain unreachable objects.

       git fsck --full --unreachable | cut -d ' ' -f3 | \ git pack-redundant --all | xargs rm

OPTIONS
       --all
           Processes all packs. Any filenames on the command line are ignored.

       --alt-odb
           Don't require objects present in packs from alternate object directories to be present in local
           packs.

       --verbose
           Outputs some statistics to stderr. Has a small performance penalty.

SEE ALSO
       git-pack-objects(1) git-repack(1) git-prune-packed(1)

GIT
       Part of the git(1) suite



Git 1.8.3                                        05/24/2013                            GIT-PACK-REDUNDANT(1)

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