I'm not sure how my expression is failing. Any ideas?
inPoints = "points.shp" i = 0 arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management(inPoints, "pts") arcpy.SelectLayerByAttribute_management("pts", "NEW_SELECTION", '\"FID\" = i')
You need to use string formatting when inserting your counter,
As it stands now, your script is asking Arc to find an object with