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Re: .gitignore and .bzrignore files.

From: Nicolas Richard
Subject: Re: .gitignore and .bzrignore files.
Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:54:37 +0100
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"Eric S. Raymond" <address@hidden> writes:

> Nicolas Richard <address@hidden>:
>> I have one question : what goes in those ignore filesĀ ? I've heard some
>> people want to ignore files created during compilation, while some other
>> don't because they compile off tree and want to know if files get added
>> in the tree.
> I don't see how not excluding (for example) .o files would help with this.

When you compile off tree and an .o file is added in the tree, it's a
problem that should be detected. Ignoring those files would only hide
the problem. Note that I don't in fact do that, I was just reporting on
what I have heard/read elsewhere.


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