"Git LFS: install required"

After cloning an LFS-enabled repository from a BitBucket server, I get the following notification each time I start Sourcetree and after most operations on the repo (pushing/pulling/etc):

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Regardless of whether I select Yes or No, the dialog constantly re-appears. I am aware that I can check "Don't ask me again" but I am concerned that this indicates a problem with SourceTree's LFS support and using Sourcetree with this repo will cause problems with LFS.

Is Sourcetree expected to work 'out of the box' with LFS-enabled repos? Is there a workaround for this warning?

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If Git and Git-LFS have been properly downloaded and installed then everything should "just work" with Sourcetree. I'll have one of the Windows devs chime in as well to confirm.

Brian Ganninger
Senior Mac Developer, Sourcetree

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