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From: Ken Mankoff <mankoff@gmail.com>
To: orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Org + git branches for derived files
Date: Fri, 13 Aug 2021 11:40:42 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87czqh5gt1.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)


I think this might be more of a git question than an Org question, but I imagine I might find the answer here and that it might be useful to others, so I ask here.

I'd like to keep derivative products (the LaTeX output, the final PDF, etc.) available in Git, but not commit those changes each time I change the Org file. Perhaps git-annex as appropriate for this, but seems over-kill.

Is there some way to mostly-seamlessly commit the LaTeX and/or PDF and/or other files to their own git branches but in a way that overwrites the history of that branch, so that a small Org file that generates a big binary PDF does not pollute the git tree?



             reply	other threads:[~2021-08-13 18:41 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-13 18:40 Ken Mankoff [this message]
2021-08-13 20:53 ` Org + git branches for derived files Juan Manuel Macías
2021-08-13 23:10 ` Tim Cross
2021-08-14  0:53 ` Mark Barton
2021-08-14  1:53   ` Rob Sargent
2021-08-14  3:44     ` Rob Sargent
2021-08-14  4:21       ` Samuel Wales
2021-08-16  1:02         ` Ken Mankoff
2021-08-16  4:58           ` Rob Sargent
2021-08-31 12:21 ` Timothy

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