Subject: Re: [boost] Getting fully uptodate
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-03-29 14:15:14
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> Subject: Re: [boost] Getting fully uptodate
> On Sat, Mar 29, 2014 at 6:23 PM, Paul A. Bristow <pbristow_at_hetp.u-
> > but the Tortoise GIT folder icon for /libs/sync is still red
> > (Red ! icon means "modified"?)
> > so I have committed to develop
> > and it is still red :-(
> Could it be that TortoiseGit is just slow to update all the icons?
I have noted this too (but I have new liquid-cooled 8-core machine and it is
Usually a refresh helps, but it is still red.
> Depending on the number of files in the repo I work with, it can happen that
> a minute or more to udpate. (I'm on a windows laptop most of the time) I don't
> the icons anymore and only trust what git or mercurial tells me directly,
> I have not been working recently with the repo.
> It is not totally clear to me if it's only the icons that are red for you or
does git also
> says that there is some changes to commit.
HEAD detached from 44d4825
nothing to commit, working directory clean
But my HEAD is detached (perhaps my brain also ;-)
This gave me a clue to get reattached to develop? And I've got the icon green.
> My understanding is that it says there is no changes, which mean that the
> just not up to date.
I think it also means "HEAD detached".
But I now have problem with system (and math)
"The submodule "libs/system" is dirty (I never touched it - honest!)
Merely committing the superproject cannot track or save changes to the
Commit the submodule now or ignore dirty changes?"
Ah - I see I have a build .log file and deleting this makes it go green.
How do I allow keeping unadded untracked .log files in the tree?
Using a modular-boost/.gitignore file?
Using a modular-boost/libs/system/.gitignore file?
Similar problem with generated files in libs/math which was detached HEAD but is
On branch develop
Your branch is up-to-date with 'origin/develop'.
(use "git add <file>..." to include in what will be committed)
nothing added to commit but untracked files present (use "git add" to track)
Is this now in a clean OK state?
SVN never caused all this mucking about - what am I doing wrong?
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