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authorDana L. How <>2007-05-13 19:47:09 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2007-05-21 04:55:26 (GMT)
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git-repack --max-pack-size: add option parsing to enable feature
Add --max-pack-size parsing and usage messages. Upgrade to handle multiple packfile names, and build packfiles in GIT_OBJECT_DIRECTORY not GIT_DIR. Update documentation. Signed-off-by: Dana L. How <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -85,6 +85,11 @@ base-name::
times to get to the necessary object.
The default value for --window is 10 and --depth is 50.
+ Maximum size of each output packfile, expressed in MiB.
+ If specified, multiple packfiles may be created.
+ The default is unlimited.
This flag causes an object already in a pack ignored
even if it appears in the standard input.