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I am trying to make my builds complete faster. We have one folder on a number of projects that never changes, but is tremendously large. I want to exclude that folder "Workarea". Here is how I do it now:
This deletes the entire directory then recreates it, copies the zip file with everything, unzips the file and deletes the zip file. I am going to exclude the "Workarea" folder from the zip file and want to leave it there. This way my builds will complete in 10 minutes rather than 30 minutes. I am just not sure how to change the first line of the code to delete everything other than the workarea folder.