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git-lfs-pointer - Build and compare pointers

GIT-LFS-POINTER(1) GIT-LFS-POINTER(1)

NAME

git-lfs-pointer - Build and compare pointers

SYNOPSIS

git lfs pointer --file=path/to/file
 
git lfs pointer --file=path/to/file --pointer=path/to/pointer
 
git lfs pointer --file=path/to/file --stdin

Description

Builds and optionally compares generated pointer files to ensure consistency between different Git LFS implementations.

OPTIONS

--file
A local file to build the pointer from.
--pointer
A local file including the contents of a pointer generated from another implementation. This is compared to the pointer generated from --file.
--stdin
Reads the pointer from STDIN to compare with the pointer generated from --file.

SEE ALSO

Part of the git-lfs(1) suite.
October 2017