how to checkout proper submodules

Kazu Yamamoto ( 山本和彦 ) kazu at
Mon Jun 10 09:59:40 CEST 2013


> I think you've to differentiate the case of merging a feature branch
> into the master branch and the case of merging a local with a remote
> branch, like just calling git pull/push on the master branch.

I just wanted to say that first forward merge loses information about
which sequence of commits was a topic branch.

As far as I'm concerned, I rebase my topic branch by myself before I
send a pull request.

> Therefore I'm using 'git pull --rebase' to prevent the creation
> of these merge commits.

I think this is a good practice for puller side. :-)


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