Ignoring personal files in git
Suppose that you would like to keep
resque.pid file inside the project. You
don’t want to make it into git repo, though.
PIDFILE=./resque.pid BACKGROUND=yes QUEUES=jobs,mailers rake environment resque:work
To do that use
echo "resque.pid" >> .git/info/exclude
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