I am very new to Jekyll, and I intend to host a site locally and remotely served as a personal diary hosted on gitlab private repo. The original template has limited options, so I started to import the recent fastpages template into local repo. After downloading from: https://github.com/fqassemi/diary into ~/diary I have commented - jekyll-github-metadata and instead replaced it with - jekyll-gitlab-metadata.
Now, after adding a few files into _posts I still see the old page after running jekyll locally “bundle exec jekyll server”. However, as soon as making some changes into _post (just cut and paste) the new changes appears.
I am using jekyll 3.8.6 and here is a full list of plugins: