Keeping your dotfiles in git

Benjamin M. A'Lee bma+lists at
Wed Aug 27 20:18:31 CEST 2008

On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 01:28:47PM +0100, martin f krafft wrote:
> This works reasonably well for me, but I have yet to figure out how
> to deal with .gitignore.

I've been using a repository layout based on an earlier email you sent
to the list; I keep gitignore files in ~/.var/<repo>/gitignore and set
core.excludesfile (relative to the worktree, i.e. ~).

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