How to remove all the histories from repository

To make a git repository fresh like new, follow the steps below:

  1. Checkout

    git checkout --orphan latest_branch

  2. Add all the files

    git add -A

  3. Commit the changes

    git commit -am "commit message"

  4. Delete the branch

    git branch -D master

  5. Rename the current branch to master

    git branch -m master

  6. Finally, force update your repository

    git push -f origin master


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