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ArcGIS Data Interoperability 9.1 Transformer Patch

Summary

This patch updates the ArcGIS Data Interoperability 9.1 Service Pack 1 installation to include files that are missing in the original setup/installation. These files will cause any custom tool or custom format that references the affected transformers to fail during the translation process.

Description

Introduction

ESRI® announces the ArcGIS Data Interoperability 9.1 Transformer Patch. This patch updates the ArcGIS Data Interoperability 9.1 Service Pack 1 installation to include files that are missing in the original setup/installation. These files will cause any custom tool or custom format that references the affected transformers to fail during the translation process. This patch will provide the necessary updates to support the full list of transformers available in the Workbench application. It deals specifically with the issues listed below under Issues Addressed with this Patch.

We recommend anyone working with ArcGIS Data Interoperability install this Patch at their earliest convenience to ensure the highest quality experience.

Issues Addressed with this Patch


    The main issue addressed with this Patch is:

    • Any FME workspaces (Custom Interop tools/Custom Interop formats) containing any of the transformers in the following list will result in a failed translation:

      1. UUIDGenerator
      2. SpatialFilter
      3. AnchoredSnapper
      4. ArcEstimator
      5. Snapper
      6. ArcSDEQuerier
      7. AngleConvertor
      8. CRCCalculator
      9. ArcSDEQuerier
      10. OracleQuerier
      11. TextStroker

Files Installed in this Patch

  • Under the \ArcGIS Installation Location\Data Interoperability Extension\ folder:

      textstrokerfactory.dll

  • Under the \ArcGIS Installation Location\Data Interoperability Extension\plugins\ folder:

      Angle_func.dll
      CRC_func.dll

  • Under the \ArcGIS Installation Location\Data Interoperability Extension\licenses\ folder:

      esridesktop.oemlic

Installing the Patch

ArcGIS Desktop 9.1 Service Pack 1 must be installed before you can install this Patch.

  1. Make sure you have write access to your ArcGIS Desktop installation location, and that no one is using ArcGIS Desktop.


  2. Download ArcGIS-91sp1-DIE-Patch.exe to a location other than your ArcGIS Desktop installation location.

  3. Double-click the setup file to start the install process.


  4. When Setup starts, follow the instructions on your screen.

NOTE: If you have installed client setups from a shared Network Administrative ArcGIS Desktop setup, this Patch must be applied to all client installations.

Patch Updates

Check Online Support Center periodically for the availability of additional patches. New information about this Patch will be posted here.

How to identify which Patch is installed

To check for the presence of a Patch, for each file examine the unique identification information provided (right click, properties, version tab, item name, QFE Version). With only a few exceptions, all files modified as part of a Patch distribution can be uniquely identified in this manner. The identification string for this Patch should read:

    QFE-DT-91-CQ00286726

Getting Help

Domestic sites, please contact ESRI Technical Support at 909.793.3774, if you have any difficulty installing this Patch. International sites, please contact your local ESRI software distributor.