Blog Posts for: Git

Cleaning Visual Studio build output using the git clean command
22 October 2018

The "Clean Solution" command in Visual Studio does not clear all the build artifacts. Here's how you can use the Git clean command to remove all unwanted build artifacts

Determine the GitHub repository from the working directory
11 April 2018

Determine whether the current working directory is part of a Git repository, and if so, retrieve information for the remote GitHub repository.

How to exclude files from Git only on your computer
07 September 2017

A useful tip for exluding files from just your own local Git repository by using the .git/info/exclude file

Assign execute permissions with Git
24 January 2016

Ran into a "Permission Denied" problem recently on Linux with executing a script from Jenkins, and this is how it was resolved.