So I’m reading through Tower’s Learn Version Control with Git, and something caught my interest-- “A helpful compilation of ignore rules for different projects and platforms can be found here: github.com/github/gitignore” .
This is a total noob question, but how is this a compilation of rules? To me it’s a bunch of folders with a bunch of code in it. How do I read this stuff? Where is this list of rules I clicked to see? How do I use this page?
To me, a compilation would be a like a numbered list or something—
Files you can ignore in git: