I need to commit an empty directory to my Git project, but when I create a new directory with:
- mkdir my_dir
And then check the status with:
- git status
Git says that there is nothing to commit, so running
git add . does not do anything.
How can I add an empty directory/folder to my Git repository?
This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.
You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!
These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.
Working on improving health and education, reducing inequality, and spurring economic growth? We'd like to help.