git annex add silently ignores non-existent files

Richard Hartmann richih.mailinglist at
Tue Dec 27 18:10:34 CET 2011

On Tue, Dec 27, 2011 at 16:51, Joey Hess <joey at> wrote:

> joey at gnu:~/src/other/git>git ls-files --error-unmatch --others zlib.o zlib.c
> zlib.o
> error: pathspec 'zlib.c' did not match any file(s) known to git.
> Did you forget to 'git add'?

I am 99% sure this is a bug; investigating.


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