I'm trying to exclude a new subdirectory that was added by someone else.
in my $GITDIR/info/sparse-checkout file, I have:
Now, I want to exclude the /web/tests/ subdirectory. So I changed my file
but this does not work. After calling
git read-tree -m -u HEAD
the subdirectory /web/tests is still present. If I change to:
the /web/tests subdirectory does disappear, but this may exclude possible
'tests' directory under any other subdirectories that I may want to keep.
Is it possible to do what I want?