Annexview is an Emacs Dired interface for modifying git-annex metadata
[^1] and for creating metadata-driven views [^2].  See the package
commentary more details.

[^1]: https://git-annex.branchable.com/metadata/
[^2]: https://git-annex.branchable.com/tips/metadata_driven_views/

Status: hibernating

The core functionality I had in mind is in place, but there are a lot
of little bits left to do.  The main problem is that I don't actually
use git-annex views!  I think metadata-driven views sound great and
exciting.  But that hasn't been enough to get me to actually use them.


Bug reports, patches, questions, and other feedback are welcome.
Please send a plain-text email, with "[annexview]" as the subject
prefix, to


To add this prefix to patches, you can generate the them with

    git format-patch --subject-prefix="PATCH annexview" ...

To avoid passing --subject-prefix each time you call format-patch, you
can configure the repository's default prefix:

    git config format.subjectPrefix "PATCH annexview"

Messages that include the address above are public and available as
public-inbox [^3] archives at


[^3]: https://public-inbox.org/README