Sourcetree open submodule command

I cloned a repository (having 2 submodules) and I disabled the option "Recurse submodules" in the Advanced options before cloning.

After that I selected one of the 2 submodules and selected the Open option.

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I noticed in the logging that not only the selected submodule was cloned but also the other one, which was not my intention.

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Is sourcetree trying to be smart without telling me as a user? If so: how ?

Why is sourctree not asking me whether or not I want to clone ALL the submodules ?

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Hi Paul! That looks like a bug so I've reported it at SRCTREE-4771. You can add a comment or watch it to receive further updates.

Best regards,

Ana 

Hi Ana

Good to hear , thanks for your reply

Have a nice day

Paul

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