On Mon, Aug 19, 2013 at 3:55 PM, Johan Herland <jo...@herland.net> wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 19, 2013 at 10:13 AM, Francis Moreau <francis.m...@gmail.com>
>> Is it possible to keep submodules notes in the super project ?
> Not easily. I guess it depends on what you want to use the notes for.
> In order for notes to be generally useful (i.e. show up in logs,
> surviving a notes prune, etc.) they really must reside in the same
> repo as the annotated objects . Now, if all your interaction with
> notes happens through scripts that you control, then I guess it would
> be possible to hack this in some sort of semi-workable way, but you
> would still have to make sure never to run "git notes prune" in the
> super project. I guess the real question here is: Why would you want
> to do this? and is there maybe some other way your use case can be
Well, I'm tracking different foreign git repositories as submodules.
Those repositories which tracks different projects are not mine
therefore I can't save my own stuff directly in them. I need to
annotate some commits in each submodule.
One option would be to clone each repository in my own place, but I
though it would be simpler if I could store the anntotion in _my_
Thanks for your time.
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