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Disabling Keyword Expansion ....

Disabling Keyword Expansion ....

Disabling Keyword Expansion ....

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Hello All..

One of the project folders in our vss DB needs to have keyword expansion disabled.   Is there any easy way to disable a project and it's subfolders from expanding keywords in the file headers.  
Ex:   We have following lines in srcsafe.ini file to disable expansion for all files in project $/DoNotExpand/ and its subprojects

[$/DoNotExpand]
Keyword_Masks = !*.*


This works fine for all files in $/DoNotExpand, but any files checked into $/DoNotExpand/sub1/ and or any sub project under $/DoNotExpand/ have problems, the keyword expands.   The above lines do not work recursively to subprojects.  I have to explicitly include all subprojects in the ini file, which is impractical because there are many.

Any help is appreciated.  thank you.  --rr

RE: Disabling Keyword Expansion ....

I've not tried this but it might be worth adding

[$/DoNotExpand/*]
Keyword_Masks = !*.*

to the ini file?

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