Configure the Location of the Working Bases

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Configure the Location of the Working Bases

Postby ALlewellyn » Thu Apr 28, 2011 3:43 pm

Hi,

Is there any way to configure the location of the working copy on disk that SQL Source Control maintains?
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Postby David Atkinson » Thu Apr 28, 2011 5:42 pm

No, this option doesn't exist right now. Can I ask why this is important for you?

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Postby ALlewellyn » Fri May 06, 2011 1:58 pm

Sure, my system drive is an SSD and whilst fast; does not have masses of spare space.
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Postby james.billings » Tue May 10, 2011 2:17 pm

You could potentially achieve it with a symbolic link - see here

I used this method to store my whole user profile on an E: drive, but Windows still happily thinks it's c:\\users\\<username>

So you could try redirecting the c:\\users\\<your username>\\appdata\\local\\red gate\\sql source control 2 folder using that method.

This of course hasn't been tested, and wouldn't be a supported configuration in case of odd things happening, but I don't see any obvious reason why it shouldn't work.
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