Maven / GIT Interview Questions
What is an Index in GIT?
The index is a single, large, binary file in under .git folder, which lists all files in the current branch, their sha1 checksums, time stamps and the file name.
Before completing the commits, it is formatted and reviewed in an intermediate area known as Index also known as the staging area.
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