"Yi, EungJun" <semtlen...@gmail.com> writes:

> Hi, all.
> I want to remove all files except a few files, in the history of my
> git repository.
> I tried to do that as follows:
>     git filter-branch --index-filter "git rm --cached --ignore-unmatch
> $(git ls-files | grep -v '^filename$' | tr '\n' ' ')"

Try instead first removing all files, then restoring the files you want
to keep.

--index-filter "git rm --cached -qr -- . && git reset -q -- filename"


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