On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 12:11:32AM +0200, Heiko Voigt wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 12:49:25AM +0200, Fredrik Gustafsson wrote:
> > Used only when a clone is initialized. This is useful when the submodule(s)
> > are huge and you're not really interested in anything but the latest commit.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Fredrik Gustafsson <iv...@iveqy.com>
> I this is a valid use case. But this option only makes sense when a
> submodule is newly cloned so I am not sure whether submodule update is
> the correct place. Let me think about this a little more. Since we do
> not have any extra command that initiates the clone this is probably the
> only place we can put this option. But at the moment it does not feel
> completely right.
> Apart from that the code looks good. If the user does a checkout of a
> revision that was not fetched submodule update will error out the same
> way as if someone forgot to push his submodule changes. So that should
> not be a problem.

I agree and would love to say that I've a more beautiful solution, but
I haven't.

The only other solution I can think about is to add a git submodule
clone that will do only clones of non-cloned submodules.

I'm no UI expert so I don't know what's best. Maybe that's more

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