Problem: ArcCatalog cannot convert SDC data into an ArcSDE geodatabase
** This issue has been addressed in ArcGIS 9.1. **
When converting SDC compressed data, an ESRI format, to an ArcSDE geodatabase, one of the following errors are returned:ERROR 1:
"Linestring or poly boundary is self-intersecting
Failed to execute (CopyFeatures)" ERROR 2:
"The number of points is less than required for feature
Failed to execute (Append)"
This is a known issue.
Follow the workaround below.
- Export to personal geodatabase.
- Use ArcCatalog to Paste the feature class into the ArcSDE geodatabase.
Article ID: 000007152
Software: ArcGIS - ArcEditor 9.0 ArcGIS - ArcInfo 9.0 ArcGIS - ArcView 9.0