checking which files on a CD are not in a git-annex repo

Richard Hartmann richih.mailinglist at
Tue Mar 27 23:06:12 CEST 2012

On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 20:02, Joey Hess <joey at> wrote:

> Yes. If you don't mind the overhead of copying all the files, simply
> copying the whole CD to a subdirectory and running git annex add will do
> the trick. Any duplicate files will coalesce when added.

While that is true, a way to directly "diff" a random non-annex
directory and an annex would be _very_ handy, though.


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