Hm? I know I have to handle them, and I do handle them, but IMHO it's
entirely valid and up to the user to leave them where they are. You could
apply similar argument to *.orig or to *~ files. In other words, I'm not
Guennadi Liakhovetski, Ph.D.
Freelance Open-Source Software Developer
...and there is no point in starting the flamewar again. If you want to
ignore *.rej files, which is a perfectly valid personal preference, I
suggeest you add the pattern to .git/info/exclude.