Hi,

When calling AdsCopyTable and specifying the target path as 'C:\MyFolder\Tablename.adt', a folder named MyFolder is created on the server and the table is copied to that folder. This is consistent with the help description of attempting a server copy and doing client copy only if that fails.

I sthere a way to override this and always force a client copy even if same path is accessible on server.

Thanks

asked 08 Nov '12, 07:54

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I have not had a chance to try it, but perhaps use a UNC path instead. Technically C:\ is a valid name on the server, however if the pucFile is not a valid path on the server it should perform the client side copy.

This would be a good path I think \<hostname>\c$\myfolder\tablename.adt

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answered 09 Nov '12, 10:28

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This would require C$ share to always be enabled on the client computer.

We have code doing AdsCopyTable with the intended target being the client that I used to work as intended and somehow stopped working along the way. Is it possible that up to a certain version if the target folder was not created on the server, a client copy would be made instead of the folders being auto created on the server.

(11 Nov '12, 14:33) Jack
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