How can I remove old zip files?

We used to keep zip files in bitbucket, and updated them occasionally.

Now we don't need them anymore and I did a 'git rm' so its not in the repository anymore.

Its my understanding, correct me if I'm wrong, that when you do a 'git clone' it pulls all older changes which would include the obsolete zip files.

To save time and space, Is there a way to prune these zip files so its not always downloaded?

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Mikael Sandberg Community Champion Oct 26, 2017

You could either use git filter-branch command or the BFG Repo-Cleaner tool. Have a look at this guide,

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