syncing non-git trees with git-annex

Richard Hartmann richih.mailinglist at
Wed Dec 14 14:37:39 CET 2011

On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 14:15, Adam Spiers <vcs-home at> wrote:

> That's substantially less performant, because it forks a whole new
> tree of git / git-annex processes per file.


> Interesting - any particular reason for doing that?

Mainly that I will keep my repos for as long as I can reasonably plan
ahead and that I will _know_ that there is crud which I can not
remove, ever. I.e. just cleanliness.
Similar to how some people like to make their beds, even though it's
more work and actually less "healthy" to do so.


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