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Merging all layers found within File Geodatabase using QGIS

It seems like QGIS has some missing features regarding reading and writing from ESRI FileGeodatabases. So using the UI to perform what you want seems currently impossible, you can however use the ...
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How to write more than one layer to an existing file geodatabase

The Export - Save Features As... has probably a bug in the file selector. It really does not allow to select an existing file geodatabase. Maybe it is because the gdb is actually a directory, not a ...
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Use geodatabase (GDB) file in Extract/Clip by Extent tool in QGIS

At last in recent QGIS version, clicking on the three dot next to the wrench icon will let you choose between "Select File..." and "Browse for Layer...". You need to choose the ...
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Joining CSV to feature class in oracle dB and writing out matched records to feature class in file geodatabase on local machine using FME

The error states that you are creating a feature class for polygons, but are writing no geometry. So that gives us a few options to consider: If you truly don't want geometry in the feature class, ...
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FME issue while updating AND inserting data in Esri Geodatabase (File Geodb) writer

I have already encountered this issue; it was due to excessive/duplicate nodes in some of the polygons. Check even the "full" polygons, sometime the missing features change with the scale or ...
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Open GDB file in Python

I downloaded the Oahu dataset and had a try with GDAL v3.8.4 installed with OSGeo4W. GDAL can read the raster layer but it is awfully slow to read the whole dataset. It may be better to convert the ...
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Create file geodatabase (.gdb) using free and open-source Python package

I dont know about raster support, but you can create a file geodatabase by writing any table to it: import geopandas as gpd df = gpd.GeoDataFrame(geometry=gpd.points_from_xy(x=[1], y=[1]), crs=4326) ...
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R st_intersects gives out sgbp file

sf::st_intersects() returning an object of class sgbp (=sparse geometry binary predicate list) per default (with sparse = TRUE) is desired behaviour. The result is a list containing the object indices ...
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Open GDB file in Python

A file geodatabase can store both vector and raster data, see What is a file geodatabase?. Vector data can be read using geopandas import geopandas as gpd import fiona file_geodatabase = r"C:\...
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GDAL/OGR import file GDB to a specific PostgreSQL schema

Okay, so according to both BERA and user30184 comments, one must: Be sure a table with the same name doesn't exist already in the database public schema (it was my case because of a prior run of one ...
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How to assign a layer to a group in GDB datasets using gdal python

Yes, you can pass the FEATURE_DATASET= layer creation option (specific of the OpenFileGDB driver) to assign a layer to a feature dataset: https://gdal.org/drivers/vector/openfilegdb.html#layer-...
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Applying a specific symbology to multiple feature classes within a geodatabase

As far as I know you can't store symbology to database (you may use Dictionary symbology but it's probably not desirable in most case as it may need to change data structure). As a workaround you may ...
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"QgsProcessingException: Unable to execute algorithm Could not load source layer for INPUT:" error when applying QGIS processing

As @Taras said: Notice a difference between CESWG_DIS_GA_03_OBC_20231107_CS and GA_03_OBC_20231107_CS I didn't realize there was a prefix in the folder name for the usage district that wasn't in the ...
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Making template project in ArcGIS Pro that has broken data links on purpose

Yes, this is possible. I created a temporary GDB, linked the layers that need to be broken to it, made the template without the errors, then trashed the temporary GDB. Next time I opened the ...
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Separate feature classes for individual entities vs one feature class with all entities as records. How to update for edits?

Pretty sure you could just use the merge tool for this. You could automate it with ArcPy if you want. A better way would be to just use definition queries to filter the individual layers and only use ...
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Deleting file geodatabase table with quotes in name using ArcGIS Pro

One thing to try : Export your file GDB as XML (in catalog right click on it and select Export > geodatabase to XML workspace, select the option to export data not only the structure) Open the ...
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Converting GPKG to GDB-Feature Class with gdal.VectorTranslate

Works for me with the following code. GDAL version 3.7.1 with Python 3.9.5. from osgeo import gdal, ogr gdal.UseExceptions() translate_options = gdal.VectorTranslateOptions(format="OpenFileGDB&...
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Use geodatabase (GDB) file in Extract/Clip by Extent tool in QGIS

As well as navigating using the Browse for Layer... dialog, you can also use the Browser pane to navigate to the layer within the GDB file/folder in your file system, and drag-and-drop the layer into ...
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"The operation would change the geometry type"

I receive the same warning when editing multi-polygon features on a Spatial Lite layer. I am able to work around it by either modifying the vertices manually in the Vertex Editor, or using the Reshape ...
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Exporting multiple Photo Attachments from single feature and renaming them using ArcPy

Clubdebambos's script worked great, with one minor error: Replace the parenthesis with brackets for survey_dict on the attach_name file: attach_name = "{0}_{1}".format(survey_dict[item[2]], ...
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Bringing in ARC gdb into QGIS 3.16

I've found the easiest way is to simply drag and drop the GDB directory into QGIS - it then automatically opens the layer import dialog box.
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Converting "string" date to "date" format using FME

Year 2023, you can do this: Format date into one with FME (part 1) Regex filter https://transparentgov.net/cleargov1/1193/format-date-into-one-with-fme-part-1-regex-filter Format date into one with ...
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Is it possible to open a raster or raster dataset contained in a file geodatabase with QGIS 3.X?

The functionality to handle File GDB raster datasets was recently added to GDAL, so it would be possible to export any raster dataset to e.g. GeoTIFF with gdal_translate and put those into QGIS. If ...
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