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git remove files which have been deleted

Terminal - git remove files which have been deleted
git ls-files -z --deleted | xargs -0 git rm
2009-07-14 08:29:38
User: blindgaenger
Functions: xargs
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git remove files which have been deleted

I've used technicalpickles command a lot, but this one handles whitespaces in filenames. I'm sure you want to create an alias for it :)

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git add -u
2009-09-16 00:13:14
User: donnoman
Tags: git
47

It deletes all removed files, updates what was modified, and adds new files.

git rm $(git ls-files --deleted)
2009-02-26 21:21:02
Functions: rm
Tags: git
18

This command handles git rm'ing files that you've deleted.

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An added avantage of this one, is that it handles badly encoded filename, which other methods cannot (really saving me from a bug I had for three months!).

Comment by fabien 230 weeks and 2 days ago

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