As we develop, test and deploy SSIS packages, we need to specify different parameter values for things like database connection strings, file and folder paths, etc. without having to edit the individual SSIS packages to make these changes. How can we tak
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Sqlcmd is not just a script execution tool. It gives us access to internal variables and commands that we can use to automate code execution. In this tip I will show you how you can use the scripting variables.