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datalad clean(1) General Commands Manual datalad clean(1)


datalad clean - clean up after DataLad (possible temporary files etc.)


datalad clean [-h] [-d DATASET] [--what [{cached-archives,annex-tmp,annex-transfer,search-index} ...]] [-r] [-R LEVELS]


Removes extracted temporary archives, etc.


$ datalad clean


show this help message. --help-np forcefully disables the use of a pager for displaying the help message
specify the dataset to perform the clean operation on. If no dataset is given, an attempt is made to identify the dataset in current working directory. Constraints: Value must be a Dataset or a valid identifier of a Dataset (e.g. a path)
What to clean. If none specified -- all known targets are cleaned.
if set, recurse into potential subdataset.
limit recursion into subdataset to the given number of levels. Constraints: value must be convertible to type 'int'


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2021-07-23 datalad clean 0.14.6