Voting starts in March for the Drupal Association Board election.
- Place a work area inside a symlinked directory. My real directory was ~/Documents/workspace, the symlinked dir was ~/workspace. So working with ~/workspace/drupal, which is actually ~/Documents/workspace/drupal
- cd ~/workspace/drupal; drush dl --package-handler=wget some_module. You get the message
Project field_reference (7.x-1.x-dev) downloaded to /Users/rfay/workspace/commerce/sites/all/modules/field_reference.
- Look in /modules, and there's a module directory there as well, with a .info in it.
- The .gitmodules points to the path in /modules, instead of what's in sites/all/modules
This is with MacOS Lion; using git 220.127.116.11 from xcode, but it seems the git version was not a factor, nor the OS.