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ESRI's command line GIS workhorse, their premier product for over 20 years. Although Arcinfo Workstation is being phased out it still posesses features important for some that are not available in any other Esri product.

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Converting Feature coordinates to text (same as output from UNGENERATE command in ArcInfo Workstation)?

I am trying to convert stream segments to text. This is function for the script #function to convert feature to text as ungenerate command in ArcGIS workstation def ...
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Trial Version for ArcInfo Workstation

Is there a trial version for ArcInfo Workstation? If there is, kindly provide me the link.
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How do I create attributed line segments between two known points?

I have stream survey data that is spatially referenced every 10th habitat unit by a point. There are 10 habitat units between each point along the survey and I need to figure out a way to spatially ...
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ArcGIS for Desktop equivalents to ArcInfo Workstation tolerance types?

In ArcInfo Workstation (formerly called ARC/INFO), the ARC: command TOLERANCE was used to specify fuzzy, grain, weed, snap and nodesnap as the types of tolerances for coverages. When creating a ...
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Generate_arc — Not familiar with its usage and inputs/outputs

I'm using ArcGIS Advanced in order to generate a coverage (I've never worked with coverages before --nor ArcGIS really, know the basics, but not this). I am trying to write a python script to generate ...
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how to run an aml in python

I am trying to run a aml in a python program I am writing and haven't been having much luck figuring out the correct way to run the aml. The aml requires workstation to be in grid mode. Any tips? I am ...
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What is the ArcGIS equivalent to WEED tolerance?

Example: User is digitising new (line, poly) features and accidentally adds additional vertices within very small distance of previous vertex, resulting in redundant vertices. I want to prevent this ...
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How to read/convert arc000dat files?

I have a number of files that I am trying to import, but I'm just failing at the first hurdle. I've got a directory structure and file list that looks like this: Directory of C:\blah 01/04/2011 ...
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mapping number of days a site is flooded from daily inundated areas maps

I have a set of daily inundated area polygons and would like combine them into one map that can give me a map showing the number of days a site remained inundated. I am unable to figure out any ...
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how to convert personal geodatabase feature class to coverage using arcobjects

how to convert personal geodatabase fatureclass to coverage using arcobjects with vba pls provide me any documentation or samples.
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What is the modern equivalent to ArcInfo CLEAN?

What is the arcgis equivalent to the Arcinfo Workstation CLEAN command? Or perhaps better rephrased as, how does one clean topology without installing arcinfo workstation? Assume an arcinfo license ...
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What is ArcGIS for Desktop (and Geodatabase) equivalent to Regions of ArcInfo Workstation Coverages?

Here's one for those who've been around the block a few times. ArcInfo Workstation from days of yore had an intelligent data model called Regions or Region sub coverages. With this model one could ...
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How do I Verify that ArcInfo Workstation is Installed?

What is the best way to verify that a machine has ArcInfo Workstation installed? A code sample in VBA, VB or C# would be great!