Quote Originally Posted by Knurpht View Post
To add:

- Remove git
- Create a script that renames / moves the _files in the git/dotfiles folder to .files in your homedir (removing the symlnks)
The second is required, otherwise the problem will persist, even after a reinstall with reuse of the homedir.
Went for this approach and it seems to be working. Thanks for the advice. I also followed Malcolm's advice but couldn’t find any commands that would give such behaviour. I must have done something but cant seem to spot it.

Cheers for the help!