git lfs not work: smudge filter lfs failed

trace git-lfs: Error reading cert file "/ssl/certs/ca-bundle.crt": open /ssl/cer ts/ca-bundle.crt: The system cannot find the path specified.
trace git-lfs: HTTP: POST

error: external filter git-lfs smudge -- %f failed -1
error: external filter git-lfs smudge -- %f failed
fatal: MainGame2/Content/Characters/DragonTamer/Mesh/youshou.uasset: smudge filt er lfs failed

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Jeff Thomas Atlassian Team Nov 03, 2016

Which version of Git LFS are you using? git lfs version

If you're not running the latest, I would suggest trying an upgrade first.

One person in mentioned they did the following which resolved the issue:

git config credential.helper manager
git lfs pull

hi there!

we have (a few months later) a similar issue. We are a small team working with bitbucket cloud + git + git-lfs and using source tree as GUI. Two mates from my team get the following error just after cloning the repo on their machines:


git -c diff.mnemonicprefix=false -c core.quotepath=false -c credential.helper=sourcetree -c lfs.customtransfer.bitbucket-media-api.path=/Applications/ checkout develop
Downloading 170502_Book-specs_v01.indd (2.57 MB)
Error downloading object: 170502_Book-specs_v01.indd (9b201ca4b54f94db292a99ceeca615a3346f1475ae6432634b138a5f9d1e7b4d)

Errors logged to /Users/Simone/Desktop/ideasPres01/ideascity_pres01/.git/lfs/objects/logs/20170504T223044.393354148.log
Use `git lfs logs last` to view the log.
error: external filter git-lfs smudge -- %f failed 2
error: external filter git-lfs smudge -- %f failed
fatal: 170502_Book-specs_v01.indd: smudge filter lfs failed
Completed with errors, see above

I looked into git-lfs issue tracker and it looks like this problem has been solved there. Any advice?


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