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snapshot-paths

dbt_project.yml
snapshot-paths: [directorypath]

Definition#

Optionally specify a custom list of directories where snapshots are located. Note that you cannot co-locate models and snapshots.

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Default#

By default, dbt will search for snapshots in the snapshots directory, i.e. snapshot-paths: ["snapshots"]

Examples#

Use a subdirectory named archives instead of snapshots#

dbt_project.yml
snapshot-paths: ["archives"]