git-prune-packed - Remove extra objects that are already in pack files
2. SYNOPSIS ▲
git prune-packed [-n|--dry-run] [-q|--quiet]
3. DESCRIPTION ▲
This program searches the $GIT_OBJECT_DIR for all objects that currently exist in a pack file as well as the independent object directories.
All such extra objects are removed.
A pack is a collection of objects, individually compressed, with delta compression applied, stored in a single file, with an associated index file.
Packs are used to reduce the load on mirror systems, backup engines, disk storage, etc.
4. OPTIONS ▲
Don(cqt actually remove any objects, only show those that would have been removed.
Squelch the progress indicator.
5. AUTHOR ▲
Written by Linus Torvalds <\m[blue]\\fR\m\s-2\u\d\s+2>
6. DOCUMENTATION ▲
Documentation by Ryan Anderson <\m[blue]\\fR\m\s-2\u\d\s+2>
7. SEE ALSO ▲
8. GIT ▲
Part of the git(1) suite
9. NOTES ▲