Use this tag for questions about the ArcSDE (Spatial Database Engine) component of Esri's ArcGIS for Server that is one way to enable access to spatial data stored in a Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS).

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Database connection fails when using db authentication, succeeds using OS

When i attempt to make a connection to a database on my SQL Server 2014 sever via Database connections in ArcCatalog using with db authentication i get the lovely "Connection was attempted with an ...
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Autonumbering using ArcGIS Web AppBuilder?

I work for a water utility division and we are using ArcMap 10.1 with attribute assistant. I used the AutoNumber method to auto increment and populate a field with the next highest integer. ...
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How to reconnect Arc GIS Schematics diagrams to GIS data in another oracle/SDE

My problem: An Arc GIS Schematics diagram export with versioned oracle/sde GIS features can't be reconnected to GIS data on another oracle/sde instance. I'm working on a project where in the first ...
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Reading Arcsde Data of a specific version in python

how can i read a version within python. for example lets say I set up a workspace which points to a .SDE file connection. Now how can I read the features from a version within python? I have looked ...
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How are orphan gsrvr.exe processes created?

I just inherited a server running SDE application server 10.1 against an Oracle 11g database. I'm finding that many connections are not getting properly dropped and stay on as Orphans. Eventually the ...
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ArcCatalog Unable to Connect to Database (Invalid object name SDE_table_registry)

Trying to make a database connection in ArcCatalog The ArcServer is on a separate vm than the SQL Server vm. When I attempt to connect to the database using integrated security I get the error: ...
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Switch between test and production database in ArcMap?

I have two Oracle 11g databases, one for testing (tst.world) and one for production (prd.world). Except when I am trying out new things, they have exactly the same table structure. In ArcCatalog I ...
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Where are Object class extension GUIDs stored in Oracle?

Where are the GUIDs for object class and workspace extensions stored in SDE for Oracle? I've looked through GDB.ITEMS but can't seem to find it. I think SQL Server stores it in an .xml column but I ...
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AddIndex_Management throws maximum open cursors exceeded

The following script is run to create indexes across all the feature classes within a particular dataset: import arcpy import os.path def listFcsInGDB(): for fds in ...
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Upgrading from sde 9.2/oracle10g to sde 10.2/oracle11g

I have an old geodatabase created using Arcsde 9.2 on Oracle 10g. Now, I'm trying to update it to new system using ArcSDE 10.2 on Oracle 11g r2. Because SDE 9.2 schema and SDE 10.2 are not ...
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Implementing ArcSDE cost effectively using PostgreSQL?

I wish to implement an ArcSDE environment without breaking the bank. I would be wanting SQL databases. If I use PostgreSQL what are the limitations and or the requirements to make it work? We have ...
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Establishing direct connection to ESRI geodatabase on Oracle hangs while not in debug mode

Recently I have been trying to establish direct connection to oracle geodatabase using Java API. The problem is, that when I execute the code, the connection works fine only in debug mode when I ...
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Loading feature linked annotation to existing sde Database

I have feature linked annotation (composite) in sde Databese and i need to add / load annotation from another Database FGDB, is there a way to do this? or i need to make all the prosses again (Lable ...
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What tools are avialble to help keep DEV, UAT, and PROD environments in sync?

Recently, I was doing some development work against our DEV environment. It seems logical at the time. When nearly complete, and after much face palming, I found the DEV environment was way out of ...
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Using Arcpy to Update Data Source Does Not Update Related Tables

I have a python script that updates the data source of mxd's from staging to production. Here is an example of the code: import arcpy mxd = arcpy.mapping.MapDocument(r"C:\Project\MyMap.mxd") for lyr ...
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Learning about Editing on ArcSDE?

I am looking for some information about Editing in ArcSDE in a PDF or online that I would like to read about. I came to the USDA's Forest Service from the USDA NRCS and NRCS does not have ArcSDE. The ...
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Understanding Number of Feature Classes vs Connection Time with Enterprise Geodatabases

So here's the situation - at the moment I am having a problem where the more feature classes I load into a ArcGIS 10.2 enterprise geodatabase in PostgreSQL, the slower the connection time becomes. I ...
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Definition Query to find next date value in ArcSDE attribute table?

I have an ArcSDE feature class that contains a date field called "SALE_DATE". This sale date represents the bid date for ALberta crown mineral rights sales. A sale occurs about twice per month (one ...
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What are the options to auto populate metadata for data received from external sources?

We receive quite a many spatial data from various sources and export to our enterprise database (Esri). But no metadata is available in Description table. I am looking for a tool or method to get all ...
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User Permissions on ArcSDE Geodatabase in SQL Server 2012

We set up an enterprise geodatabase in SQL Server 2012; Is it possible to set user permissions at a feature class/table level to only view certain attribute types? For example, a pipe layer has ...
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Troubles setting correct projection in SDE

I have to transformate data and change the coordinate system but have troubles to set it correct programmatically. I have: ArcGIS 10.2 / MS SQL-Server 10.0.5520 / sde 10.2.2 My steps: 1) Some ...
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ArcGIS Versioning - Conflicts option greyed out / disabled

I'm relatively new to the world of Versioning and using SDE databases, and have come across a problem that I can't solve. Summed up - the Conflicts option/button is greyed out/disabled, and I know ...
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Error when enabling ArcGIS geodatabase

We're trying to enable enterprise geodatabase functionality in an existing PostgreSQL database. We've already created the sde user (set as superuser) & sde schema. We get the following error: ...
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Database Server Node vs. Database Connection Node

What are the main differences between the Server Node and the Connection Node? The only difference I have been able to find is that the Server Node is intended for administrative tasks while the ...
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How to get metadata about Esri Geodatabase Replica synchronization

I'm using ArcObjects for .NET to create an one-way replica from my geodata-service (master) to an ArcSDE geodatabase (slave). During synchronization I do need metadata about the incoming changes to ...
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Unable to create multiple geodatabases in ArcSDE?

I am trying to create multiple instances in arcsde 10.3. Able to create and run the first instance. But, when I tried to run the second instance it throws error(attached) in create/enable geodatabase ...
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ArcSDE Enterprise Geodatabase - XML and Tolerance Issue

I set up an ArcSDE Enterprise Geodatabase in SQL Server 2012. I imported the XML file from the Utility and Pipeline Data Model without any modifications. I am now running into an issue: the XY ...
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Cannot add database connection using windows authetication SQL Server and ArcSDE 10.3

We can't seem to add a database connection from ArcSDE to sql server 2008 using ArcCatalog 10.3.1 from a specific computer with a specific username. When trying to add a database connection using this ...
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LOX table shows up instead of an address locator in SDE geodatabase on SQL server 2012

Tried to copy an address locator from a network share to an SDE database, that worked. Tried the same thing on another database and it shows up in the target geodatabase as an SDE table with LOX in ...
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Multiple editors

I am trying to have multiple editors editing the same layer at the same time. I am running ArcInfo v10.2 and have set up a SDE connection using sqlexpress. I have created a geodatabase on my personal ...
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Reviewing version conflicts - over 600!

I'm fairly new to working with versioned geodatabases and have found that one of my versions has over 600 conflicts which require review and replacing. I suspect that all objects will need to be ...
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Migrating ArcSDE data to Oracle Spatial?

We've got all the geospatial information of our company within an ArcSDE Database (over oracle Server): points lines polygons We consume these data with ArcGIS Desktop and with ArcGIS Server. ...
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Foreign Key is not added to destination table after the creation of a relationship class

Let's say I have two tables A and B. The relationship between these two tables is as follows : A (1,*) <---- (1,1) B Now when I try to add a relationship class for these two tables on Arcatalog, ...
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ArcSDE feature class prefix issue

I believe this issue is is part of a bigger problem causing an issue with an arcpy script that I am trying to have run periodically to load data into ArcSDE feature classes using Append_management. I ...
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Can privileges be set to allow certain users read/write access to a protected version?

I have multiple versions of a database (some protected and some public). Would it be possible to allow some of the database users read/write access to the protected versions? I have read of protected ...
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Can't create address locator in SQL Express GDB

I am working out of a SQL Express ArcSDE geodatabase with ArcGIS 10.3.0 Standard and would like to create a composite address locator based on streets and parcels. I can copy and rebuild a streets ...
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ArcSDE - spatial index grid size for empty table

I'm trying to write the SQL to create a feature class and spatial index in an Oracle SDE geodatabase using ST_Geometry. This is how I'm making the table: CREATE TABLE STREETS (ID NUMBER(11) NOT NULL ...
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Replacing layer ArcSDE connection

I am very new to using Python... I have an MXD with all of my layer files in it. They are grouped by category etc. Each layer file references a dataset within my SDE. My SDE has two different ...
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libst_raster_pg.dll for PostgreSQL 9.2

I need to store my raster in an enterprise geodatabase with st_raster data type. Copying libst_raster_pg.dll from C:\Program Files (x86)\ArcGIS\Desktop10.3\DatabaseSupport\PostgreSQL\9.2\Windows64 ...
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problems overwriting files in ArcSDE with python script

I'm having a great deal of difficulty overwriting files when using ArcSDE. The usual 'arcpy.env.overwriteOutput' method doesn't seem to work. When I run this script: import arcpy from arcpy import ...
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Converting standard to feature linked annotation?

Is there a way in ArcGIS 10.2.2 & ArcSDE 9.3 to convert standard annotation to feature linked annotation?
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Repair/Check for empty geometry in ArcSDE?

I understand that the standard validation/repair tools are not for use with ArcSDE and that ESRI needs to fix this, but are there work-arounds for at least checking where there might be empty geometry ...
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ArcSDE PostgreSQL configuration parameters for Spatial Index?

I wonder why there is not any configuration parameter (DEFAULT Keyword) for spatial indexes in Arcsde for postgres. In ArcSDE for Oracle we have S_STORAGE,S_INDEX_SP_FID,S_INDEX_ALL parameter for ...
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select by location point in polygon with sql query

I have 2 tables table a this one a polygon layer with 10000 records table b this one a point layer with 600000 records in postgresql geodatabase i select a polygon feature with the query by input ...
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Transforming takes long time with st_transform

I have two shape files contains considerably large data. I exported them to my geodatabase(using arccatolog), which takes 2 days. The problem is their srid must be changed. So i tried creating new ...
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It possible to query/convert LONG RAW (SDEBINARY) from SQL?

Curently we have ArcSDE 9.3/Oracle10, and layers in SDEBINARY. It is possible to make queries with SDE.ST_GEOMETRY or SDO_GEOMETRY commands ?
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Full Text Search in ArcSDE

We have a quite large ArcSDE (~120 versioned feature classes & tables, 1M-3M records) which has Oracle or SQL underlying DBMS. This SDE is exposed through a MapService and we use ArcGIS JS API to ...
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Changing ArcSDE connections number without SDE command toolkit?

In arcgis 10.2 is there any way to change the config properties and specifically the max connections of the sde without having to install and use the sde commands?
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Can't create ArcGIS feature class with PG_GEOMETRY keyword

I have enabled a PostgreSQL database as an enterprise geodatabase with ArcCatalog 10.3 (using server license file etc). When I create a new feature class with PG_GEOMETRY keyword, I get an error: ...
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How can I change my ArcSDE binary formatted data to MSSQL Geography or Geometry data types?

We are currently using ArcSDE 9.3 to store our Geodata. In a project which is currently being implemented, the software being used can access most data formats including the ArcSDE binary format ...