Is there a way to blow away a corrupted .git repository, create a new one 
and add back in to the new one a branch from the corrupted repository?

On Sunday, March 24, 2013 8:14:36 PM UTC-4, Tom Avey wrote:
> I'm not sure what I did not my git prompt now says ((...)) instead of 
> master. 
> It's been working great for a couple of months (I'm still pretty new to 
> git)
> git status and branch and add yields "fatal: Not a git repository (or any 
> of the parent directories): .git."
> git init says it is reinitializing existing Git repository but it doesn't 
> appear to be fixed.
> My repository is only local as I program alone. 
> .git folder still exists.
> Can anyone help?  There's at least one branch I would like to recover.

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