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GIT-RELINK(1)                  Git Manual                  GIT-RELINK(1)

NAME         top

       git-relink - Hardlink common objects in local repositories

SYNOPSIS         top

       git relink [--safe] <dir>... <master_dir>

DESCRIPTION         top

       This will scan 1 or more object repositories and look for objects
       in common with a master repository. Objects not already
       hardlinked to the master repository will be replaced with a
       hardlink to the master repository.

OPTIONS         top

           Stops if two objects with the same hash exist but have
           different sizes. Default is to warn and continue.

           Directories containing a .git/objects/ subdirectory.

GIT         top

       Part of the git(1) suite

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Git 1.9.rc1                    12/17/2015                  GIT-RELINK(1)