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.TH "GIT\-RELINK" "1" "02/24/2014" "Git 1\&.9\&.0" "Git Manual"
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.SH "NAME"
git-relink \- Hardlink common objects in local repositories
.SH "SYNOPSIS"
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.nf
\fIgit relink\fR [\-\-safe] <dir>\&... <master_dir>
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.SH "DESCRIPTION"
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This will scan 1 or more object repositories and look for objects in common with a master repository\&. Objects not already hardlinked to the master repository will be replaced with a hardlink to the master repository\&.
.SH "OPTIONS"
.PP
\-\-safe
.RS 4
Stops if two objects with the same hash exist but have different sizes\&. Default is to warn and continue\&.
.RE
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<dir>
.RS 4
Directories containing a \&.git/objects/ subdirectory\&.
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.SH "GIT"
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Part of the \fBgit\fR(1) suite