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Illegal characters in path - when using SQL Compare and attempting to deploy

mghadialimghadiali Posts: 6 New member
Getting "Illegal characters in path" error when using SQL Compare and attempting to deploy. Very general error message and no other details provided. What am I doing wrong or what needs to be adjusted inorder to make it work?


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    Is there a "more details" or "send report" link next to the error message?

    SQL Compare manipulates paths in quite a lot of places, but we try to handle such errors more gracefully than that.  Specifically in deployment, you might want to check the backup/snapshot creation options in case there's an invalid path in one of those.  If you're deploying to a scripts folder, any database objects with unusual characters in their names would arouse suspicion.  However, I've tried those and wasn't able to reproduce the issue.
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    Redgate Software
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