Remove untracked files in git repo


Sometimes, you just want to clean up a git repo, getting rid of the untracked files. "git reset" will reset the repo, but not the untracked files. Use "git clean"

# remove untracked files and directories
$ git clean -f -d 
# do a test run first
$ git clean --dry-run -f -d
# clean ignored files (emacs turds!)
$ git clean -f -X 

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