This is the command git-annex-reinit that can be run in the OnWorks free hosting provider using one of our multiple free online workstations such as Ubuntu Online, Fedora Online, Windows online emulator or MAC OS online emulator
git-annex-reinit - initialize repository, reusing old UUID
git annex reinit uuid|description
Normally, initializing a repository generates a new, unique identifier (UUID) for that
repository. Occasionally it may be useful to reuse a UUID -- for example, if a repository
got deleted, and you're setting it back up.
Use this with caution; it can be confusing to have two existing repositories with the same
UUID. Also, you will probably want to run a fsck.
Like git annex init, this attempts to enable any special remotes that are configured with
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