git-unpack-file

GIT-UNPACK-FILE(1)                Git Manual                GIT-UNPACK-FILE(1)



NAME
       git-unpack-file - Creates a temporary file with a blobĀ“s contents

SYNOPSIS
       git unpack-file <blob>

DESCRIPTION
       Creates a file holding the contents of the blob specified by sha1. It
       returns the name of the temporary file in the following format:
       .merge_file_XXXXX

OPTIONS
       <blob>
           Must be a blob id

AUTHOR
       Written by Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org[1]>

DOCUMENTATION
       Documentation by David Greaves, Junio C Hamano and the git-list
       <git@vger.kernel.org[2]>.

GIT
       Part of the git(1) suite

NOTES
        1. torvalds@osdl.org
           mailto:torvalds@osdl.org

        2. git@vger.kernel.org
           mailto:git@vger.kernel.org



Git 1.7.1                         03/04/2013                GIT-UNPACK-FILE(1)