Re: Prevent reset --hard from deleting everything if one doesn't have any commits yet
- Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2019 07:56:00 +0100
- From: Johannes Sixt <j6t@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Prevent reset --hard from deleting everything if one doesn't have any commits yet
Am 28.02.19 um 22:43 schrieb Manuel Guilamo:
> I accidentally executed git reset —hard in a project that doesn’t
> have any commits yet. git erased everything, everything I’ve worked
> the past week, I believe this is not a desired behavior, considering
> I’m not able to undo that action, because git doesn’t have any
> history whatsoever.
I tested this, and it does not happen for me as long as I do not `git
So, I assume you did `git add` your content and then you did a `git
reset --hard`. In that case, I'm afraid Git behaved as designed and
"doesn't have any commits" is a red herring.