Added a git submodule by mistake, or with wrong path? The only way to go is
removing it manually. There is no built-in command to remove or fix that.

  • Remove the submodule reference from .gitmodules
  • Remove the submodule directory (git rm module-name)
  • Remove the directory .git/modules/module-name
  • Commit the changes

And you're done!

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