[git-users] Re: How do you download only the necessary part of a repository?

2010-11-18 Thread @tfnico
If you somehow manage to do the initial clone, you can later on configure a sparse checkout: http://blog.quilitz.de/2010/03/checkout-sub-directories-in-git-sparse-checkouts/ On Nov 17, 3:08 am, Konstantin Khomoutov khomou...@gmail.com wrote: On Nov 16, 2:20 am, vfclists vfcli...@gmail.com

[git-users] Re: How do you download only the necessary part of a repository?

2010-11-16 Thread Konstantin Khomoutov
On Nov 16, 2:20 am, vfclists vfcli...@gmail.com wrote: If you want to work with only a few of the branches of a remote repository, how to you clone it in a way which does not bring down everything? I think it's impossible. But you should maybe rethink your approach to this. First, what you