git-annex-required - get or set required content expression
git annex required repository [expression]
When run with an expression, configures the content that is required to be held
in the archive.
git annex required . "include=*.mp3 or include=*.ogg"
Without an expression, displays the current required content setting of the
While git-annex-wanted is just a preference, git-annex-required designates
content that should really not be removed. For example a file that is
can be removed with git annex drop , but if that file is
required, it would need to be removed with git annex drop --force
command was added in git-annex 5.20150420.
Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org>