I have a handful of projects that utilize SVN externals. How should these externals be handled in Git? For reference, these externals are shared by multiple repositories and are updated very infrequently, but typically the changes are very impactful (non-backwards compatible).

  • stackoverflow.com/a/465151/2777965
    – 030
    Nov 1 '17 at 22:13
  • Did the link help?
    – 030
    Mar 11 '18 at 17:50
  • @030 Yes it did, thank you! Submodules are the way to go. If you wouldn't mind answering with a brief summary, I will gladly accept it.
    – Preston Martin
    Mar 15 '18 at 13:31

One could git svn clone a subversion repository and use submodules.

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