On 02/29/2012 12:50 AM, Timothy Pearson wrote: >> On Wed, Feb 29, 2012 at 00:40, Keith Daniels <keithwdaniels@...> >> wrote: >>> I'm trying to download the git files as an anonymous user. >>> >>> When it starts downloading, everything goes fine for the first 43 megs >>> and 50 files. Â All the files are put in the correct place in my build >>> tree--but Â then it stops downloading and displays: >>> >>> ----------------- >>> Cloning into experimental... >>> Password: >>> ----------------- >> snipped. >> >> .gitmodules has a system@ appended to the user. What I do is sed it >> out so that nothing's there. >> (check out the scripts folder in the tde git repository - the one named >> 'tde') >> > > Alternatively you could use the > ./scripts/switch_submodules_to_head_and_clean script; it will do this task > for you... > > Tim Since you are using a newer version of GIT, you will want the --recursive option added to the ./scripts/switch_submodules_to_head_and_clean script. (replace 'drankin@' with your user or delete it completely) I use: git reset --hard HEAD git clean -dxf git pull git reset --hard HEAD git clean -dxf sed -i "s/system@/drankin@/g" .gitmodules git submodule init git submodule update --recursive git submodule foreach --recursive "git checkout master" git submodule foreach --recursive "git pull" git checkout -- .gitmodules -- David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.