Re: git glob pattern in .gitignore and git command
- Date: Sun, 3 Jun 2018 19:43:12 +0200
- From: Duy Nguyen <pclouds@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: git glob pattern in .gitignore and git command
On Sun, Jun 3, 2018 at 2:58 AM, Yubin Ruan <ablacktshirt@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> To ignore all .js file under a directory `lib', I can use "lib/**/js" to match
> them. But when using git command such as "git add", using "git add lib/\*.js"
> is sufficient. Why is this difference in glob mode?
Historical reasons mostly. '**' comes later when '*' already
establishes its place. You can use '**' too with "git add