[gst-devel] GIT test repositories
bilboed at gmail.com
Thu Oct 9 16:59:35 CEST 2008
git submodule init
git submodule update
On Thu, 2008-10-09 at 13:52 +0100, Jan Schmidt wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-09-07 at 15:34 +0200, Edward Hervey wrote:
> > * Using common as a git submodule
> > git submodules are the natural way to share a module between several
> > others. The problem was that we want to keep the coherence between
> > checkouts of the parent module and common, so that if you check out a
> > revision of core from a year ago, you will end up with the revision of
> > common which was used at that time.
> > All converted git modules have therefore been re-parsed to contain
> > those updates and the initial .gitmodules file that contains the link to
> > which submodule to check out and where (currently pointing to where I
> > stored the common repository).
> > > git checkout <acommit>
> > > git submodule update
> > # you will end up with common being in the state it was when
> > # <acommit> was done.
> I didn't have any luck with common/ - in each of core, base and -good
> that I've tried so far, common/ is empty after cloning. I tried 'git
> submodule update', and it stays empty.
> Am I missing something?
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