git annex add silently ignores non-existent files

Adam Spiers vcs-home at
Sat Feb 25 16:19:24 CET 2012

On Tue, Dec 27, 2011 at 5:10 PM, Richard Hartmann
<richih.mailinglist at> wrote:
> 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.

Did you draw any conclusions from this?  Thanks :)

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