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  1. 152 votes
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      11 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Data should be a part of the version control for metatables

      Some tables are metatables involving data/information connected to the software releases. The Source Control utility should have a possibility of setting a switch on the tables, turning data compare on. This way you could include data for these tables in the version control.

      67 votes
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        2 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 45 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Filter objects added to source control

          In our schema(s) there is a mixture of third party code that we don't touch, and our own code where we'll amend and add objects. Please add a way to filter out the third party objects.

          (If you vote on this, please let us know if the objects concerned are named in a particular way that would make filtering easier)

          35 votes
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            5 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • 31 votes
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              4 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Maven plugin

              With a maven plugin developers could easily automate deploys. The plugin should be configureable, but include the possibilites of first pulling from a developer database into svn. Then pushing the changes from svn (including other changes registered in SVN) towards a deploy test database.

              27 votes
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                2 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Edit a project

                Please add a way of editing an existing project

                22 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Make Working With Many Schemas Easier in the Project Creation Wizard

                  We have dozens of schemas in our shared test database, and they're all part of the same project, so they would be versioned together.

                  The current flow of the project creation wizard makes adding all these schemas one at a time to the new project a real pain.

                  So, at the moment, when creating the project, we have to choose a single schema from Step 3 (Choose a Schema), then type in the name of the schema to serve as the folder name in Step 4 (Choose a Folder), then click "Add another schema..." and do the same thing again…

                  17 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Option to Check Out/Lock

                    When working on an object, we would like to see an option to check-out and/or lock the item it is mapped to in source control. Preferably, we would like this to happen when the item is edited and compiled. Again, this could be an XML config file option of some kind, or an option during check-in to lock the file for the user checking it in.

                    15 votes
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                      4 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Add database objects to source control

                      Please allow us to add database level objects to source control (schemas/roles/profiles/quotas/objects)

                      14 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Check in database storage

                        Source control does not check in database storage. Indeed, we specified the compression option for OLTP but when we look at the resultant script it specifies the option NOCOMPRESS.

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                          2 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Provide a merge option for conflicts

                          Instead of take database version, or take source control version, we sometimes wish to merge the two changes.

                          (If you vote on this idea please also mention any tools you use for merging files in source control)

                          13 votes
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                            2 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Share project with others

                            It would be convenient to be able to share source control projects with other users. Without this you either have to only have one person managing the sync between the database and source control system or each person has to create a project on their machine with the same settings.

                            12 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Show change date/time.

                              If changes can occur in both the source and on the database directly, it would be helpful to know which was updated last and when.

                              11 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Options for underlying scripts

                                Allow us to specify options (like in Schema Compare for Oracle) when creating a Source Control for Oracle project (e.g. we'd like to include storage clauses in the table create scripts)

                                Note from Red Gate: If you vote on this feature request, it would also be helpful to know what options specifically you'd like to see.

                                9 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Option to automate check-ins

                                  We would like to have an option to enable automated check-ins. Basically, this should poll the database after every "x" minutes and see if there are any pending changes and use a automated comment like -

                                  "Changed these objects on [date/time] by [xyz] -
                                  table1,
                                  view1,
                                  package1,
                                  package2
                                  function1"

                                  (Please add any more relevant data you feel would be necessary)

                                  Ideally, we would want to check in every script as soon as it is deployed in the database. But since, for doing that you would need an extension in our IDE, automated polling would be sufficient as well. The aim…

                                  7 votes
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                                  • 7 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Display who made each change in the check-in screen

                                      In a shared development database, all users can see every change, but not who made each one. Please show who made each change, and consider hiding those not made by me (or de-selecting them for check-in by default).

                                      7 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Undo changes before they are checked in

                                        Please add the ability to undo changes to an object in the check in screen. They should be undone to the latest version in source control.

                                        Much like this feature in SQL Source Control: http://www.red-gate.com/supportcenter/content/SQL_Source_Control/help/3.1/SSC_Undo

                                        7 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Source Control  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Synonym support

                                          Generate a script that contains all the synonyms that have been created to support the schema being version controlled.

                                          6 votes
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