git annex fills up repository with uuid logs

Sean Whitton sean at
Sat Dec 17 17:49:16 CET 2011

On 17 Dec 2011 at 13:59Z, Richard Hartmann wrote:

> You merged the branches master and git-annex.

The only merge command I typed was “git annex merge”—surely that should
do the right thing?

Is a revert, rebase or reset the best way to undo the damage I’ve done

> As a dirty hack to prevent you from typoing, you can create a
> .gitnomerge file with

> branch = master

> and

> branch = git-annex

> that way, git will not be able to merge the branches without manual
> interaction when you ask it to.

Okay thanks for that, I’ll check that file in.

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