GIT: GIT Garbage Collection Refspecs & Reflog

GIT Garbage Collection For large repositories, GIT will periodically perform a garbage collection to remove any unnecessary objects and compress refs(pointer to commits in GIT) into a single file for more efficient performance. So the ref in .git\refs\branches will be moved a single file (i.e packaged-refs) after the command. BTW… Git maintains information regarding the[…]