git pull (update local file only)
i just want to update my local files with git. but every time i try to pull i get and error saying that i need to commit certain file first. what is the way to update local file without using commit??
here is the error message
$ git pull Enter passphrase for key '/c/Users/me/.ssh/id_rsa': Updating 4dsdSe6e..70fb5b6 error: Your local changes to the following files would be overwritten by merge: grails-app/conf/DataSource.groovy Please, commit your changes or stash them before you can merge. Aborting
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