git-clear-soft (1) - Linux Manuals
git-clear-soft: Soft clean up a repository
NAMEgit-clear-soft - Soft clean up a repository
DESCRIPTIONClears the repository to a state that it looks as if it was freshly cloned with the current HEAD, however, preserving all changes that are located in files and directories listed in .gitignore. It is a git-reset --hard together with deletion of all untracked files that reside inside the working directory, excluding those in .gitignore.
EXAMPLESClears the repo.
$ git clear-soft
AUTHORModified version of script written by Daniel 'grindhold' Brendle <grindhold [at] gmx.net> by Matiss Treinis <mrtreinis [at] gmail.com>