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NAME

git-verify-pack - Validate packed Git archive files

SYNOPSIS

git verify-pack [-v|--verbose] [-s|--stat-only] [--] <pack>.idx ...
 

DESCRIPTION

Reads given idx file for packed Git archive created with the git pack-objects command and verifies idx file and the corresponding pack file.

OPTIONS

<pack>.idx ...
The idx files to verify.
-v, --verbose
After verifying the pack, show list of objects contained in the pack and a histogram of delta chain length.
-s, --stat-only
Do not verify the pack contents; only show the histogram of delta chain length. With --verbose, list of objects is also shown.
--
Do not interpret any more arguments as options.

OUTPUT FORMAT

When specifying the -v option the format used is:
 
SHA-1 type size size-in-packfile offset-in-packfile
 
for objects that are not deltified in the pack, and
 
SHA-1 type size size-in-packfile offset-in-packfile depth base-SHA-1
 
for objects that are deltified.

GIT

Part of the git(1) suite
09/26/2017 Git 2.14.2