I mainly use git at work for tracking my own stuff, with no intent of
collaboration. I usually have huge directories to track, and when I
start out, I do so with very minimal stuff which I think would
suffice. Later, while I proceed through different branches, I realize
that I'm going to change something that's not tracked yet; and that
I've to track in my future branches.
I could start tracking that to my current branch, and all the branches
that I create. But I wish I was added upstream so that's trackable on
all my existing branches. So is there a way to achieve that? I know of
filter-branch, and that it's going to be expensive on both time and
disk, but not quite sure of how to use it in this case. Are there any
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One could suggest that it's not a good way of content-tracking, but as
I said, it's only going to me, and none else using it anyway.
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