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authorJunio C Hamano <>2020-03-05 18:43:03 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2020-03-05 18:43:03 (GMT)
commitb22db265d6bde72391c8d47700dc781a3ea2ae41 (patch)
treee7cd2c479dac47579b08096130d1a8c63e04e19b /Documentation/git-submodule.txt
parente8e71848ea866d7dc34eacffc20b9c3826ae29a1 (diff)
parent132f600b060c2db7fd3d450dfadb6779a61c648a (diff)
Merge branch 'es/recursive-single-branch-clone'
"git clone --recurse-submodules --single-branch" now uses the same single-branch option when cloning the submodules. * es/recursive-single-branch-clone: clone: pass --single-branch during --recurse-submodules submodule--helper: use C99 named initializer
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-submodule.txt b/Documentation/git-submodule.txt
index 218942a..c9ed2bf 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-submodule.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-submodule.txt
@@ -133,7 +133,7 @@ If you really want to remove a submodule from the repository and commit
that use linkgit:git-rm[1] instead. See linkgit:gitsubmodules[7] for removal
-update [--init] [--remote] [-N|--no-fetch] [--[no-]recommend-shallow] [-f|--force] [--checkout|--rebase|--merge] [--reference <repository>] [--depth <depth>] [--recursive] [--jobs <n>] [--] [<path>...]::
+update [--init] [--remote] [-N|--no-fetch] [--[no-]recommend-shallow] [-f|--force] [--checkout|--rebase|--merge] [--reference <repository>] [--depth <depth>] [--recursive] [--jobs <n>] [--[no-]single-branch] [--] [<path>...]::
Update the registered submodules to match what the superproject
@@ -430,6 +430,10 @@ options carefully.
Clone new submodules in parallel with as many jobs.
Defaults to the `submodule.fetchJobs` option.
+ This option is only valid for the update command.
+ Clone only one branch during update: HEAD or one specified by --branch.
Paths to submodule(s). When specified this will restrict the command
to only operate on the submodules found at the specified paths.