On Fri, 6 Feb 2015 07:46:00 -0800 (PST)
Wilson Ren <ren...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Is there a way to keep track/update which submodule commits used in a 
> project? 
> From what I have read and tried, the sub module is pointed at the
> commit it has in its HEAD when it's first time added in the main
> project. If we fetch a (new) different commit of 
> the submodule to the main project, no change is made to the submodule 
> reference. 
> Is there any workaround?

Git tracks submodules using exact commits (see [1]), so, if I
understood your fears correctly, they are unfounded: when you check out
any prior state of a superproject, the checkout will refer to the exact
states of all its submodules recorded in that superproject's commit.

1. http://git-scm.com/book/en/v2/Git-Tools-Submodules

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