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From: Daniel Zaoui <jackdanielz@eyomi.org>
To: git@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Weird behavior with git grep --recurse-submodules
Date: Mon, 8 Jul 2019 11:14:59 +0300
Message-ID: <20190708111459.135abe50@zen> (raw)

Hi guys,

I work with submodules and use git grep a lot.

I noted that when it is invoked used with --recurse-submodules, the result is not as expected for the submodules. I get submodules results as if no files were modified (like --cached option) although I would expect results taking into account the modifications.

Expected behavior:
git grep --recurse-submodules string:
- git grep string // search into main repo
- for each submodule, git grep string // search into submodule

Actual behavior:
git grep --recurse-submodules string:
- git grep string // search into main repo
- for each submodule, git grep --cached string // search into submodule

Do you get the same behavior? Am I doing something wrong? Was I understandable :-)? Is it a bug?

git --version: git version 2.22.0
uname -a: Linux daniel 5.1.15-arch1-1-ARCH #1 SMP PREEMPT Tue Jun 25 04:49:39 UTC 2019 x86_64 GNU/Linux

Thanks
Daniel

             reply	other threads:[~2019-07-08  8:22 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-08  8:14 Daniel Zaoui [this message]
2019-07-10  6:43 ` Matheus Tavares Bernardino
2019-07-10 11:14   ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-07-16 18:10     ` Daniel Zaoui
2019-07-29 20:27       ` Matheus Tavares Bernardino
2019-07-30 16:53         ` [GSoC][PATCH] grep: fix worktree case in submodules Matheus Tavares
2019-07-30 20:04           ` Junio C Hamano
2019-07-30 22:02             ` Christian Couder
2019-07-31 15:57               ` Junio C Hamano
2019-08-01  3:08                 ` Matheus Tavares Bernardino
2019-07-30 23:40             ` Matheus Tavares Bernardino
2019-07-31 15:35           ` [GSoC][PATCH v2] " Matheus Tavares
2019-08-01  3:13             ` [GSoC][PATCH v3] " Matheus Tavares
2019-08-03 23:39         ` Weird behavior with git grep --recurse-submodules Brandon Williams

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