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the-losers / git-clearHistory
Created Jan 27, 2020 — forked from stephenhardy/git-clearHistory
Steps to clear out the history of a git/github repository
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-- Remove the history from
rm -rf .git
-- recreate the repos from the current content only
git init
git add .
git commit -m "Initial commit"
-- push to the github remote repos ensuring you overwrite history
git remote add origin<YOUR ACCOUNT>/<YOUR REPOS>.git