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Subject: Re: [boost] [git-help] Clone / fetch specific submodule SHA?
From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-12-24 16:12:36

On Tue, Dec 24, 2013 at 3:16 PM, Rene Rivera <grafikrobot_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> Does anyone know of a way to do a submodule update and clone that only
> fetches a specific SHA? In particular the SHA referenced in the
> superproject?

Isn't that what git submodule update does if you give it a path to the
submodule? Assuming the super-project is on branch master, of course. So
for Boost.Timer, do:

cd modular-boost # if needed
git checkout master # if needed
git submodule update libs/timer

Or did I misunderstand your question?


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