git-annex-p2p - configure peer-2-peer links between repositories
git annex p2p [options]
This command can be used to link git-annex repositories over peer-2-peer
Currently, the only P2P network supported by git-annex is Tor hidden services.
- Run this in two repositories to pair them together over the
- This will print out a code phrase, like
"3-mango-elephant", and will prompt for you to enter the code
phrase from the other repository.
- Once code phrases have been exchanged, the two repositories
will be paired. A git remote will be created for the other repository,
with a name like "peer1".
- This uses [Magic
Wormhole](https://github.com/warner/magic-wormhole) to verify the code
phrases and securely communicate the P2P addresses of the repositories, so
you will need it installed on both computers that are being paired.
- Generates addresses that can be used to access this
git-annex repository over the available P2P networks. The address or
addresses is output to stdout.
- Note that anyone who knows these addresses can access your
repository over the P2P networks.
- Sets up a git remote that is accessed over a P2P
- This will prompt for an address to be entered; you should
paste in the address that was generated by --gen-address in the remote
- Defaults to making the git remote be named
"peer1", "peer2", etc. This can be overridden with the
- Specify a name to use when setting up a git remote with
--link or --pair.
Joey Hess <email@example.com>