On Jun 29, 3:36 pm, Thomas Ferris Nicolaisen <tfn...@gmail.com> wrote:
> It is possible to place a .gitignore file in each directory, and Git will
> respect this. Therefore it checks every folder for this file, but I doubt
> that's what is causing your performance problems.
> Can you please describe the size, number of files, and what kinds of files
> there are in your repository?
> What is your Git version, and operating system?
the repo has around 80K files, git version 1.7.10-rc4 and operating
system is Linux.
the rep has just text based source files like .c,h, mk etc
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