Is there any way to see why some file is getting ignored by git (i.e. which rule in a .gitignore file is causing the file to be ignored)? Imagine I have this (or a much more complex scenario, with hundreds of folders and tens of .gitignore files: / -.gitignore -folder/ -.gitignore -subfolder/ -.gitignore -file.txt If […]
I have a directory structure like this: .git/ .gitignore main/ … tools/ … … Inside main and tools, and any other directory, at any level, there can be a ‘bin’ directory, which I want to ignore (and I want to ignore everything under it too). I’ve tried each of these patterns in .gitignore but none […]
My .gitignore file seems to be being ignored by git – could the .gitignore file be corrupt? Which file format, locale or culture does git expect? My .gitignore: #this is a comment debug.log nbproject/ Output from git status: # On branch master # Your branch is ahead of ‘origin/master’ by 1 commit. # # Untracked […]
What is the proper syntax for the .gitignore file to ignore files in a directory? Would it be config/databases.yml cache/* log/* data/sql/* lib/filter/base/* lib/form/base/* lib/model/map/* lib/model/om/* or /config/databases.yml /cache/* /log/* /data/sql/* /lib/filter/base/* /lib/form/base/* /lib/model/map/* /lib/model/om/* ?
Can I ignore files locally without polluting the global git config for everyone else? I have untracked files that are spam in my git status but I don’t want to commit git config changes for every single little random untracked file I have in my local branches.
Which files should I include in .gitignore when using Git in conjunction with Visual Studio Solutions (.sln) and Projects?
I have a git repository hosted on Github. After committing many files, I am realizing that I need to create .gitignore and exclude .exe, .obj files. However, will it automatically remove these committed files from the repository. Is there any way to force that?
I have the folder application/ which I add to the .gitignore. Inside the application/ folder is the folder application/language/gr. How can I include this folder? I’ve tried this application/ !application/language/gr/ with no luck…
What files should be in my .gitignore for an Android Studio project? I have seen several examples that all include .iml but IntelliJ docs say that .iml must be included in your source control.
I want to ignore all files in my repository except those that occur in the bin subdirectory. I tried adding the following to my .gitignore: * !bin/* This does not have the desired effect, however: I created a new file inside of bin/, but doing git status still shows nothing to commit (working directory clean). […]