is not just easier to put just “build” in the .gitignore?

On 22 Jun 2016, at 19:19, Ben Coman <> wrote:

Looking at .gitignore I found the 311 entries for   /build.*   
a bit overwhelming trying to understand what actually was ignored.
I manage to condense that down to 55 general rules.

I've detailed some analysis, implementation and testing in the pull request.

cheers -ben