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authorJunio C Hamano <>2011-04-04 22:02:01 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2011-04-04 22:02:01 (GMT)
commit2071fb015bc673d2514142d7614b56a37b3faaf2 (patch)
tree8bd133ee781324212c8ebc395178d20707082ae2 /Documentation/gitmodules.txt
parent2c320e71bfae3d2972d41680a04b78cbd42cb941 (diff)
parent794a3592ad9d8a9b273f6496052bbcb46b1924ed (diff)
Merge branch 'jl/submodule-fetch-on-demand'
* jl/submodule-fetch-on-demand: fetch/pull: Describe --recurse-submodule restrictions in the BUGS section submodule update: Don't fetch when the submodule commit is already present fetch/pull: Don't recurse into a submodule when commits are already present Submodules: Add 'on-demand' value for the 'fetchRecurseSubmodule' option config: teach the fetch.recurseSubmodules option the 'on-demand' value fetch/pull: Add the 'on-demand' value to the --recurse-submodules option fetch/pull: recurse into submodules when necessary Conflicts: builtin/fetch.c submodule.c
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diff --git a/Documentation/gitmodules.txt b/Documentation/gitmodules.txt
index 15a2186..4040941 100644
--- a/Documentation/gitmodules.txt
+++ b/Documentation/gitmodules.txt
@@ -45,12 +45,12 @@ submodule.<name>.update::
the '--merge' or '--rebase' options.
- This option can be used to enable/disable recursive fetching of this
+ This option can be used to control recursive fetching of this
submodule. If this option is also present in the submodules entry in
.git/config of the superproject, the setting there will override the
one found in .gitmodules.
Both settings can be overridden on the command line by using the
- "--[no-]recurse-submodules" option to "git fetch" and "git pull"..
+ "--[no-]recurse-submodules" option to "git fetch" and "git pull".
Defines under what circumstances "git status" and the diff family show