TIL – Using conditional entries in .gitconfig to automatically manage #git identities based on the working directory. Nice!

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@jomo What is the benefit compared to `using git config user.name="Firstname Lastname"` and `git config user.email=name@company.tld` while being in `~/work/`? This will be stored in `~/work/.git/config`

@lx242 @jomo this works for all repositories below ~/work, not just one.

@clonejo @jomo Ah, got it. Thanks for the clarification. Might indeed spare some headache.

@lx242 @jomo Neat idea. I switch computers all the time and forgetting to set this happens all the time 👍

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