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Allow DVM Studio to prompt for workspace at startup

Typically, Eclipse-based products will prompt the user for a workspace when the application is launched. DVM Studio, however, uses or creates dvm_workspace automatically. If a user wants to test a new version of Studio without the risk of the workspace being corrupted or modified to the point where they cannot revert it back the prior version, they must manually locate the default workspace and rename the file before launching Studio.

  • Avatar32.5fb70cce7410889e661286fd7f1897de Guest
  • Jul 28 2020
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How should it work?

DVM Studio should default to prompting the user for a workspace at startup and allow the user to change this behavior in the preferences section.

Idea Priority Medium
Customer Name Joe Carroll
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  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    17 Sep 08:09pm

    Hey Doug, Dale has figured out a solution that SF is happy with and so is Rocket:

    We are going to Reopen this and move forward with an Enhancement.

    Dale has created a Setup.bat file (I will attach to this case) that can be used that will:

    1) Ask you if you want to have the Workspace prompt on starting the Studio.

    2) If you say yes then it will build the Launch.bat file accordingly so that it prompts you for a Workspace on startup.

    Jeff Lutzow

    Data Virtualization Technical Support
    Rocket Software
    +1 855 577-4323 (Shadow Support Line)
    +1 781 684-2639 (Direct)

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    10 Sep 01:29pm

    Dev has closed as you can accomplish this by removing the "-Data" from the Launch.bat and then it will prompt you for what Workspace you want to use.

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