From: "brian m. carlson" <email@example.com> To: Jonathan Gilbert via GitGitGadget <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: email@example.com, Jonathan Gilbert <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Junio C Hamano <email@example.com> Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/1] Allow the 'revert' option in Git Gui to operate on untracked files, deleting them Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 00:12:53 +0000 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <email@example.com> [-- Attachment #1: Type: text/plain, Size: 773 bytes --] On 2019-10-28 at 18:58:06, Jonathan Gilbert via GitGitGadget wrote: > My development environment sometimes makes automatic changes that I don't > want to keep. In some cases, this involves new files being added that I > don't want to commit or keep. I have typically had to explicitly delete > those files externally to Git Gui, and I want to be able to just select > those newly-created untracked files and "revert" them into oblivion. Is there a reason these new files can't be ignored, with one of the .gitignore file, .git/info/exclude, or core.excludesFile? If so, it would be helpful to explain that in the commit message so we can more fully understand the rationale here. -- brian m. carlson: Houston, Texas, US OpenPGP: https://keybase.io/bk2204 [-- Attachment #2: signature.asc --] [-- Type: application/pgp-signature, Size: 868 bytes --]
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2019-10-29 0:13 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2019-10-28 18:58 Jonathan Gilbert via GitGitGadget 2019-10-28 18:58 ` [PATCH 1/1] git-gui: Revert untracked files by " Jonathan Gilbert via GitGitGadget 2019-10-29 21:27 ` Pratyush Yadav 2019-10-29 23:52 ` Jonathan Gilbert 2019-10-29 0:12 ` brian m. carlson [this message] 2019-10-29 1:45 ` [PATCH 0/1] Allow the 'revert' option in Git Gui to operate on untracked files, " Jonathan Gilbert 2019-10-29 14:29 ` Bert Wesarg 2019-10-29 20:25 ` Jonathan Gilbert 2019-10-29 20:33 ` Jonathan Gilbert 2019-10-29 21:43 ` Pratyush Yadav
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