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comment Error Exporting ArcMap Feature to KML, Retain Attached Photo
Hey @Dan could you email me ( khibma @ esri.com ) - I built a tool that might do what you want. I'll send it to you. If it works, I can put it up on arcgis.com as a sample.
Oct
22
answered Error Exporting ArcMap Feature to KML, Retain Attached Photo
Oct
6
comment How to install GDAL and QGIS on a Raspberry Pi?
Maybe they figured it out - 2013: xastir.org/pipermail/xastir/2013-November/021862.html
Oct
6
comment How to install GDAL and QGIS on a Raspberry Pi?
I'd be looking to confirm that GDAL can be built for ARM. (RPi runs ARM, not "x86"). It seems someone is 'trying' to build for Android (trac.osgeo.org/gdal/wiki/BuildingForAndroid), and from that you may infer it'll build to work on the Pi. This (dated) post (lists.osgeo.org/pipermail/gdal-dev/2009-March/020008.html) shows a lot of problems doing it. Maybe they've overcome the problem?
Oct
1
answered Options for publishing model with custom script containing call to .exe on GP server
Oct
1
answered How to provide a default value in an arcpy script?
Sep
26
comment geoprocessing service via python toolbox script, local versus server paths
Do you need to run it in a subprocess? If not, I'd go back and try it without. Your 2 second comment makes it sound like the task launches it, and thats it. It doesn't wait for a respond. (Can you see it running in task manager on the server?) Additionally, keep in mind .exe arent pushed to the server when you publish. Its on you (the service deployer) to make sure that .exe lives on the server and is accessible/usable by the server.
Sep
24
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Sep
16
comment arcpy.Delete_management(“”) not working
Delete does not use any environments. It is not aware of your 'workspace', thus passing it in the folder name wont work. You need to fully reference the path like the answers below indicate. resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.2/index.html#/Delete/…
Sep
2
comment Missing Raster/Vector Layers after converting KMZ using KMLToLayer tool of ArcGIS Desktop?
I can't recall if the tool converted raster at 10.0 (I think it did, but limited support). Any chance you can use a newer version? The KML tools were greatly enhanced at 10.1/10.2 - you might get what you're after in a newer version.
Sep
2
comment Use Display Expression for KML Popup, SHP to KML ArcGIS
I was the one at Esri working on that issue. The issue listed above is specific to using VB in the parser. If you switch to a Python parser it should also provide you with a workaround. (Unless I dont understand exactly whats in your expression)
Aug
28
comment ArcPy inconsistently accepts SQL queries for MakeFeatureLayer or SelectLayerByAttribute
Background server threw an exception usually means the tool caused a crash. Just curious, if you disable BG and run the same tool /w same settings, does ArcMap crash?
Aug
18
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Aug
12
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Jul
30
answered Geoprocessing service failure
Jul
29
answered RESTful Geoprocessing Service Request returns empty Result object without errors
Jul
8
comment GIS projects with a raspberry pi
Note the R-pi runs on an ARM processor (think the same technology that your mobile phone uses). This may limit what "GIS" type of applications you could run on it (if thats what you want to do). I used a Rpi + GPS + 3G phone to act as a sort of tracker. I captured points and pushed them back to ArcGIS Online. So in terms of the Pi being a sensor, theres lots of potential. But like Paul said, very broad question. If you could give some focus or possible direction to your question maybe it will spurn ideas.
Jul
7
comment Changing default parser in ArcGIS Field Calculator to Python?
You're correct with the backwards compatibility reasons... Just a note though, in ArcGIS Pro, Python will be the only parser option.
Jun
30
comment Where can I find in depth documentation on modifying arcgis stylesheets?
Because thats how that parameter (extent) appears on the dialog.
Jun
27
comment Packaging succeeded but publishing failed. ArcGIS 10.1
Make sure the Publishing service on the Server is up and running