I want to be able to remove all the files in my local folder and in github, but I have a sub folder that I don't want to touch.
How do I delete all the files while ignoring the sub folder?
Commit and push the results of
git rm -r \* git read-tree -u --prefix=path/to/it/ @:path/to/it
If you want to preserve your indexed state, insert a
x=`git write-tree` above and sub in
$x for the
Since that's going to kill your
.gitignores you can make an untracked one containing
git clean -df will wipe all the untracked files except those in that path.