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Lisa Weil4,919 Points
Are we actually renaming the file or just replacing it?
Are we renaming the silver.txt file name to silver.html or replacing it with our silver.html file?
Jay McGavrenTreehouse Teacher
Not sure I fully understand the question. I believe that on the back end, Git does treat
git mv silver.txt silver.html as the deletion of
silver.txt and the addition of
silver.html. But that detail is completely hidden from users (and might not even be true anymore as of recent versions, I'm not sure). So it's probably best to think of it as simply moving the file from one name to another.