diff options: Introduce --ignore-submodules
[git/git.git] / diff.c
diff --git a/diff.c b/diff.c
index 439d474..d57bc29 100644 (file)
--- a/diff.c
+++ b/diff.c
@@ -2496,6 +2496,8 @@ int diff_opt_parse(struct diff_options *options, const char **av, int ac)
                DIFF_OPT_SET(options, ALLOW_EXTERNAL);
        else if (!strcmp(arg, "--no-ext-diff"))
                DIFF_OPT_CLR(options, ALLOW_EXTERNAL);
+       else if (!strcmp(arg, "--ignore-submodules"))
+               DIFF_OPT_SET(options, IGNORE_SUBMODULES);
 
        /* misc options */
        else if (!strcmp(arg, "-z"))
@@ -3355,6 +3357,9 @@ void diff_addremove(struct diff_options *options,
        char concatpath[PATH_MAX];
        struct diff_filespec *one, *two;
 
+       if (DIFF_OPT_TST(options, IGNORE_SUBMODULES) && S_ISGITLINK(mode))
+               return;
+
        /* This may look odd, but it is a preparation for
         * feeding "there are unchanged files which should
         * not produce diffs, but when you are doing copy
@@ -3399,6 +3404,10 @@ void diff_change(struct diff_options *options,
        char concatpath[PATH_MAX];
        struct diff_filespec *one, *two;
 
+       if (DIFF_OPT_TST(options, IGNORE_SUBMODULES) && S_ISGITLINK(old_mode)
+                       && S_ISGITLINK(new_mode))
+               return;
+
        if (DIFF_OPT_TST(options, REVERSE_DIFF)) {
                unsigned tmp;
                const unsigned char *tmp_c;