On Wed, 29 Aug 2012 14:23:53 -0500
Ryan Hodson <hodson.r...@gmail.com> wrote:

> The .git folder is not under revision control, so you won't be able
> to add the exclude file to your project, let alone push it to the
> remote. If you need an ignore file for the entire project, you should
> put a. gitignore file in the working directory and commit it like any
> other file.

The file should be named ".gitignore", just to be precise.

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