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Using Git, stage all manually deleted files.

Terminal - Using Git, stage all manually deleted files.
git add -u
2011-07-11 13:33:59
User: dansimau
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Using Git, stage all manually deleted files.

-u tells git to automatically stage all changes to files in the index (eg. deleted and modified files).

See:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1402776/how-do-i-commit-all-deleted-files-in-git

http://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-add.html

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Terminal - Alternatives
git add -u
2009-09-16 00:13:14
User: donnoman
Tags: git
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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
21

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

git ls-files -z --deleted | xargs -0 git rm
2009-07-14 08:29:38
User: blindgaenger
Functions: xargs
Tags: git
6

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 :)

for x in `git status | grep deleted | awk '{print $3}'`; do git rm $x; done
git rm $(git ls-files --deleted)
2014-05-01 06:21:56
User: jaapie
Functions: rm
Tags: git
1

You'll probably want to pass in the -rf options if you have to delete a directory or something.

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