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authorJonas Smedegaard <>2022-02-07 13:58:56 +0100
committerJonas Smedegaard <>2022-02-07 13:58:56 +0100
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@@ -119,6 +119,24 @@ and finally push your local git and git annex into its new public location:
git annex sync --content --all
+## Access
+While main purpose of git-annex is to store large media elsewhere,
+you obviously want to sometime work with the content locally.
+To fetch content of current folder and all subfolders:
+ git annex get .
+To afterwards relieve local storage of git-annex tracked content
+in current folder and all subfolders:
+ git annex move .
+To fetch or relieve a single file or another directory,
+replace the dot with the path to the file or directory.
## Split
Splitting media files is format-specific.