Re: gitignore broken in git 188.8.131.52: slash checks leading dirs
From: Johannes Sixt
Date: Fri Mar 05 2010 - 04:55:34 EST
Jiri Slaby schrieb:
> having 'linux' line in .gitignore makes 'include/linux/vga_switcheroo.h'
> to be ignored
That's the behavior that I would expect.
> though the documentation says:
> If the pattern does not contain a slash /, git treats it as a shell
> glob pattern and checks for a match against the pathname without
> leading directories.
and this citation confirms my expectation. Note that it says "pathname",
not "filename". 'include/linux' is a "pathname".
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/