git-multi-pack-index (1)

NAME

git-multi-pack-index - Write and verify multi-pack-indexes

SYNOPSIS

git multi-pack-index [--object-dir=<dir>] <verb>
 

DESCRIPTION

Write or verify a multi-pack-index (MIDX) file.

OPTIONS

--object-dir=<dir>
Use given directory for the location of Git objects. We check <dir>/packs/multi-pack-index for the current MIDX file, and <dir>/packs for the pack-files to index.
write
When given as the verb, write a new MIDX file to <dir>/packs/multi-pack-index.
verify
When given as the verb, verify the contents of the MIDX file at <dir>/packs/multi-pack-index.

EXAMPLES

•Write a MIDX file for the packfiles in the current .git folder.
 
$ git multi-pack-index write
 
 
•Write a MIDX file for the packfiles in an alternate object store.
 
$ git multi-pack-index --object-dir <alt> write
 
 
•Verify the MIDX file for the packfiles in the current .git folder.
 
$ git multi-pack-index verify
 

SEE ALSO

See The Multi-Pack-Index Design Document[1] and The Multi-Pack-Index Format[2] for more information on the multi-pack-index feature.

GIT

Part of the git(1) suite

NOTES

1.
The Multi-Pack-Index Design Document

Information

Source
Git
OS/version
Git 2.20.0
Source updated
December 2, 2018
Page created
November 30, 2018
Page generated
December 2, 2018