On Tuesday, September 3, 2013 8:07:06 PM UTC+5:30, William Seiti Mizuta
> Hi Dexter,
> you are using option x in git clean command. In the manual, the option x
> Don’t use the standard ignore rules read from .gitignore (per
> directory) and $GIT_DIR/info/exclude, but do still use the ignore rules
> given with -e options. This allows removing all untracked
> files, including build products. This can be used (possibly in
> conjunction with git reset) to create a pristine working directory to test
> a clean build.
> So, if you don't want to delete files in .gitignore, just don't use the
> option x, only the options f and d: git clean -fd
> William Seiti Mizuta
> Caelum | Ensino e Inovação
> > wrote:
>> when i run git clean -xfd, git deletes my tags file.
>> i have the tag file listed in gitignore, but how do
>> i tell git not to remove the tags file.
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as simple as that, thanks for the help.
i should have rtfm, but it scares that
s***t out of me once i open the manual.
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