Re: [AMBER-Developers] I don't want to change these files... really!

From: Daniel Roe <>
Date: Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:29:58 -0400

Make sure your submodules are up to date:

git submodule update --init

With some versions of git this is needed to bring them in line.


On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 2:22 PM, David Cerutti <> wrote:
> I'm hoping someone can help me to understand what's going on with my merges
> from SpeedBoostSM into master. I'm preparing to commit my performance
> enhancements, and the merge goes more or less smoothly except that, after I
> merge from commit d3db6730442cee05bc7c048b0bb89213d9a6000f of SpeedBoostSM
> (the point at which I deemed things in a suitable state--I've made other
> commits since then to continue progress), I am still getting the following:
> On branch master
> Your branch is ahead of 'origin/master' by 59 commits.
> (use "git push" to publish your local commits)
> Changes not staged for commit:
> (use "git add <file>..." to update what will be committed)
> (use "git checkout -- <file>..." to discard changes in working directory)
> modified: ../../../../AmberTools/src/ambertools-binary-build (new
> commits)
> modified: ../../../../AmberTools/src/cpptraj (new commits)
> Untracked files:
> ...
> It's the business of ambertools-binary-build bearing "changes" (which, for
> all I can tell with git diff, are perhaps one whitespace character)--same
> with the cpptraj directory. When I checkout these files / directories from
> master I still see "Changes not staged for commit."
> Hai pointed out a similar issue in one of my previous commits involving the
> test cases. I'm not sure what it is, but something seems to be
> persistently lacing these files with some miniscule tweak that I can't help
> but make--I'm not doing anything to these files deliberately. Can anyone
> suggest what might be going on?
> Cheers,
> Dave
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Daniel R. Roe
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