If the superproject knows it's submodules( which it does), is there a way
to extract that info from a mirror of the super project?
On Jun 22, 2016 02:09, "Philip Oakley" <philipoak...@iee.org> wrote:
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> *From:* Anand Desai <desai.an...@gmail.com>
> *To:* Git for human beings <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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> *Subject:* [git-users] Submodules list from a mirror.
> Is there way to get a list of submodules from a mirror?
> I dont want to clone the mirror, init submodules and then get the list.
> On a related topic:
> git clone --recursive --mirror
> This does not work either. is there way to accomplish this? ( and then to
> keep submodule mirrors list current? )
> Remember that submodules are complete projects in their own right. Ther is
> no flag or other markings that will, within a project repo, indicate if it
> is used as a submodule.
> The sub-module data is carried with the super-project.
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