gitignore.txt: change "folder" to "directory"

We prefer "directory" over "folder" when discussing the file system
concept. Change this instance for consistency -- indeed, even within
this paragraph, we already use "directory".

Signed-off-by: Martin Ågren <>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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Martin Ågren 2021-10-24 19:09:16 +02:00 committed by Junio C Hamano
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@ -155,7 +155,7 @@ accessed from the index or a tree versus from the filesystem.
- The pattern `hello.*` matches any file or folder
- The pattern `hello.*` matches any file or directory
whose name begins with `hello.`. If one wants to restrict
this only to the directory and not in its subdirectories,
one can prepend the pattern with a slash, i.e. `/hello.*`;