Simon Simon - 1 month ago 10
Git Question

TortoiseGit how to edit or remove some files locally without affecting the online repository

I basically clone a Git repository locally with TortoiseGit and which contains for exemple 2 files:
- header.php
- index.php

I would like to remove or edit header.php and also edit index.php, but when I commit & push I want only the changes on index.php update the online repository (which will contain the unchanged header.php and the new index.php modified)

and I do not want to change .gitignore ....

  1. Right click in your repository and click Git commit -> "master".

Step 1

  1. Uncheck header.php in the Changes made area. Enter a commit message and click OK.

Step 2

  1. On the progress dialog that pops up, click Push... to push your changes to the remote repository.

Step 3

  1. On the push dialog that pops up, click OK.

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Your changes to index.php will now be pushed to the remote repository, and your changes to header.php will still be present on disk.