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Force GitHub syntax highlighting language on source files

You can now force the language of any file in your repositories using Linguist overrides. GitHub Linguist is the open-source library used to detect the language of files across Github. To force your ....
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Force GitHub syntax highlighting language on source files

Sharing my answer here I discovered elsewhere on SO. I discovered that you can add a vim or emacs modeline per the Linguist readme to the top of your source file (unfortunately, required for each ...
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