git-trees is a Git port of the Mercurial extension trees.
git-trees helps manage a set of loosely couple Git repositories in a uniform way - commands can in a convenient way be run in multiple nested Git repositories.
git-trees will automatically discover any nested Git repositories upon first use, there is no need to configure anything. If eventual nested repositories changes then a user must run
git trees treconfigure in order for git-trees to pick up the new hierarchy.
Running the command
status --short in the top-level repository and a nested repository:
It is common to alias existing command prefixed with "t" for running the equivalent command in the top-level repository and all nested repositories. The following sets up the alias
tstatus for the command
Skara's gitconfig file comes with a number of aliases defined for the most common Git commands.
Please see GitTrees.java.