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Argfile Exclude large number of objects

wodutoitwodutoit Posts: 2
edited August 27, 2009 9:27AM in SQL Compare Previous Versions
We have a database that has a large number of stored procedures and tables that I want to exclude from the comparison.
I have the compare being executed by a NANT build file and I am trying to use either the command line /execute: or the arg file <exclude>

There is no real pattern to a lot of the stored procedures or tables so the regular expression doesn't really help. (or if I use the pattern I will exclude procedures that I want included)

what is the best way to do this?

This would be my preference but how many exclude nodes are supported?

This looks ugly if you have 100 - 400 stored procedures to exclude.



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    Thanks for your post.

    The method of using multiple <exclude> is the way I would do it.

    I'm not aware of a limit that would cause a problem.


    Let me know if you have any problems.
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