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How can I determine which service is associated with a particular ArcSOC.exe process and vice versa?

I've got a development arcgis server machine configured with multiple mapservices, gp services and SOE's. Sometimes an arcgissoc.exe process gets hung. There also seem to be too many SOC's running ...
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How could I switch data connections in case of server failover?

Here is the scenario. I want to be able to switch the end users database connections automatically in case we ever have to switch to our backup SDE server. My first thought was to set up sde ...
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How can I get more verbose messages from a GP service?

When I run a tool I've published as a gp service, the only messages I get are these: esriJobMessageTypeInformative: Submitted. esriJobMessageTypeInformative: Executing... ...
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How to serve web maps with user-specific datasets from ArcGIS Server

I am a new ArcGIS Server user and am trying to understand how our web mapping application specification would fit into the ArcGIS Server map services architecture. Our application should support ...
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Have Legends been implemented for ESRI's REST API?

ESRI's 10.0 documentation for legend indicates that this url should return a legend: http://map.floridadisaster.org/GIS/rest/services/Facilities/Critical_Facilities/MapServer/legend But it doesn't ...
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What's the easiest way to move tile-based services?

We're still running ArcGIS 9.3.1 for a short while longer, and have been tiling more of our data, which is great until we have to deploy it. Deploying currently consists of transferring the entirety ...
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How do I get a json list of REST SOE's supported by a Mapservice?

The html returned by a rest mapservice url includes "supported extensions" down at the bottom. However the json returned does not list the extensions. Is there a way to get this list of SOE's in a ...
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How do you connect to a SDE instance on EC2?

We are exploring using Amazon EC2 with ArcGIS Server - and none of us has any experience with it. The question "How can we, from within our intranet, connect to the remote SDE instance in the EC2 ...
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What is the proper way to backup an ESRI File Geodatabase that is published to ArcGIS Server?

I have an ESRI file geodatabase (v10) that is published to an arcgis server map service. When the service is running, the fGDB is locked. Do I need to stop the service to get a clean backup? Or, is ...
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Does GeoServer and/or MapServer have a services directory similar to ArcGIS's services directory?

Does GeoServer or MapServer have anything analogous to the ArcGIS Server services directory? Is there a convenient endpoint where you can see all the services hosted on a particular machine? Edit: ...
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How are bound variables specified in an ArcGIS REST SOE?

In the documentation for using handler functions with ArcGIS Server Rest SOE's, they don't explain how the keys in the boundVariables collection are determined. When I search through the entire ...
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Painting polygons in ASP.NET

I have this problem, I need to paint each polygon with a distinct color based on an atribute value using .NET, for example: Polygon value 1 10 2 10 3 5 4 5 5 1 ...
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How do I display dynamic map service in ESRI Flex Application?

I am working with ESRI's sample Flex viewer, and am having an issue with displaying our dynamic map service. I found this question on the site, but it hasn't helped me with my issue, so I thought I ...
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Disable Case Sensitivity for Queries in ArcGIS Server 10

I am searching a field on a layer in ArcGIS Server 10 with wildcards. The query will be something similar to "STREETNAME like '%MAIN%'" Right now the searches are case sensitive, so it will only ...
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What happened to the sample Portland gp services?

I'm trying to use a sample asynch gpservice. The Portland services ( http://sampleserver2.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/Portland ) returns 500. It is used as a reference implementation in ...
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Is it possible to integrate CA SiteMinder with ArcGIS Server 10?

I am researching whether or not it is possible and/or desirable to integrate CA SiteMinder with ArcGIS Server 10 in order to restrict access to the various web service endpoints based for ...
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How to convert GML to features in ArcObjects?

How to convert GML to features and features to GML i ArcObjects? We are building an application where we want to communicate with a service with GML but natively in our stand-alone application we ...
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Search Intersections with ArcGIS Server 10 without using Address Locator

Is there a way to search for intersections on a centerline layer in ArcGIS Server 10 without using an Address Locator? I can send direct queries to the centerline layer for individual road segments. ...
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How can I connect to a PostGIS database from ArcCatalog 9.3 via ArcSDE?

I have a problem connecting to my postgis database via ArcSDE in Arc Catalog. When i want to establish connection to my database i get an error:
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Showing a select or hightlighting a point feature in AGS using Javascript

How would you go about "selecting/hightlighting a feature" in the map control when a user clicks on a point in the map - all via ADF Javascript. I know it can be done server side with a selection ...
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Store Geometry in a database with the ESRI Silverlight API

Is it possible to store geometry objects in a database using the ESRI Silverlight API? For this particular case, the client may have SQL Server 2005 installed instead of 2008 and therefore I can not ...
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ArcGIS Server won’t release SDE table locks

My ArcGIS Server services are locking tables in SDE. This is a problem if I need to edit or overwrite them. Unfortunately the locks don't go away upon stopping the services. The only solution I have ...