Change the name of a git repository on the local machine
I have a git repository in a remote repository named
site.git. I want to create a local repository in a subdirectory
site/www/. When I simply clone the repository to the
www directory, I get
How can I set up my local repository without the extra directory?
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cd site/www git clone site.git .
A similar question has already been asked and there is the perfect answer:
How do you clone a git repository into a specific folder?
I will give the simplest solution. Use the command:
git clone <repository> [<directory>]
Link to documentation: git-clone