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Posted - 09/25/2012 :  07:37:56  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Upon set up of a replication, a couple of tables gets created
inside the distribution database.

Is there a way to store these tables in a different place, for
example in a separate database?

Background: I have to write a routine that copies the same database
into another one, but I do not want to copy these replication tables
together with the actual data.


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Posted - 09/25/2012 :  11:52:19  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
You can name that database whatever you want. Drop your distributor and then set it up again.

I don't see why you'd want to do this though. These aren't your tables in there. These tables are for replication purposes only.

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