Development team included a large zip file in their repositories and wants to get rid of this file so that any future clones do not receive this file. Its been happening for months so there will be a lot to clean up. Any recommendations on best path to resolve ?
Try to use "filter-branch"
git filter-branch --tree-filter 'rm -f ./YourLargeFile.zip' HEAD
WARNING! The rewritten history will have different object names for all the objects and will not converge with the original branch.
for more information see: https://git-scm.com/docs/git-filter-branch
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