Anatomy of a .gitignore

Anatomy of a .gitignore

What do .gitignore files do?

  • Global excludes — this is a global file in the same format as an ignore file, whose path is set in the core.excludesFile Git configuration)
  • Repo-wide excludes — an ignore file at the special path .git/info/exclude

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Sebastiano Poggi

Sebastiano Poggi

"It depends" 🤷‍♂️ - Google Developer Expert for Android, Flutter and Identity. A geek 🤓 who has a serious thing for good design ✨ and for emojis 🤟