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103 views

Renaming shapefiles with prefix while running arcpy.FeatureClassToGeodatabase

I'm fairly new to the arcpy world. I am trying to create a script in 10.0 that will load a dataset (file geodatabase) into ArcSDE and rename the feature classes with a prefix, i.e. San_Diego_Bay -> ...
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1answer
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What is the difference between registering with ArcSDE and registering with Geodatabase?

As I understand it : Registering with ArcSDE: gives the possibility to ArcGIS to recognize spatial data stored in a database Registering with Geodatabase: makes it possible for data to participate in ...
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0answers
170 views

How can I import data from an Oracle datapump into an empty Oracle SDE Geodatabase?

I have a SDE Geodatabase that contains empty layers created using ArcCatalog. I'd like to import data into those layers from a datapump of an Oracle database that has the same structure as the empty ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to create an “Empty” version of an SDE database?

Is it possible to create an "Empty" version of an SDE database? I have a large default SDE database that I would like to create an empty version for a new project. By "Empty" version I am referring ...
1
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3answers
510 views

Convert Oracle schema to GeoDatabase using Direct Connect only

Either this is a gap in the documentation or I'm really missing something! I know that I can direct connect to an SDE GeoDatabase without needing ArcSDE to be installed on the database server, but I ...
3
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1answer
985 views

Where is the connection file used to connect to ArcSDE 10?

In ArcMap 10.0, how do I find where the connection file is that is being used to connect to ArcSDE 10 on Sql Server 2008? Some non administrative users are hooking up to SDE as the user 'sde' with db ...
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1answer
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Has anyone been successful using the CAST function in ArcMap 10 with ArcSDE 10

I would like to use the CAST function in the definition query property of a layer and/or in the label class sql query window. This was the most promising link that I've found, including the two links ...
3
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1answer
259 views

deleted features not synchronizing in one-way geodatabase replication (ESRI)

I am testing three one way (SDE -> file GDB) replicas. Each replica is derived from a layer created by selection by location from a citywide road dataset, so that each of the three layers is ...
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230 views

Changes in synchronized replica not shown in ArcMap or ArcCatalog without refreshing

I am synchronizing a one-way replica in ArcEditor using Python. I tried adding RefreshActiveView and RefreshCatalog to the code, but I still need to refresh the synchronized database to see the ...
2
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1answer
672 views

create SDE feature class in MS SQL Server

Unfortunately I am totally dumb when it comes to programming, and very new to databases (mainly because I studied geography), so : I have a Microsoft SQL Database Server, and a ArcSDE geodatabase. I ...
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How to run “sdetable register” command in SQL Server?

I was planning to run "sdetable register" command to register a particular field as OID for an non-spatial table already created in a SDE database. I am with SQL Server 2008 R2. I tried to run the ...