Git

Delete Submodule

  • Delete the relevant section from the .gitmodules file.
  • Stage the .gitmodules changes git add .gitmodules
  • Delete the relevant section from .git/config.
  • Run git rm –cached path_to_submodule (no trailing slash).
  • Run rm -rf .git/modules/path_to_submodule.
  • Commit git commit -m “Removed submodule”
  • Delete the now untracked submodule files rm -rf path_to_submodule
  • unix/git.txt
  • Last modified: 2019-06-13T15:40:01+0200
  • by Wolfgang