Working with Git Submodules

  • The ‘url’ gives the repository URL link for the respective submodules using which Git clones the project.
  • The two sample submodules are ‘SampleModule1’ with URL and ‘SampleModule2’ with URL start by initializing a Git repository for SampleProject, to do this we use the command in the terminal:

    git init

    2)We’ll create a SampleFile for initial commit using any text editor and commit the file using the command:

    git add.

  • We have the details for the submodule above, using that we’ll integrate those repositories into our project as one of the subdirectories:

    git submodule add git submodule add 3.

  • a)Now both the submodules are added to your project, if we check the repository tracking status in SampleProject directory using ‘git status’, we’ll get the following output:

    git status

    Here three files are created ‘.

  • git/modules/

    “Commands Quoted From try removing the SubModule1Local from our project:

    git submodule deinit SubModule1Local

    My project folder now looks like,

    -Working in Submodule: You can directly work in the repository of the submodule by changing the current working directory to the subdirectory of the submodule.

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