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Referencing the in_memory workspace using a Python variable presents the warning code, 24032 in the Service Analyzer when publishing a script tool as a geoprocessing service.

Last Published: November 13, 2014 ArcGIS for Server
Bug ID Number BUG-000082432
SubmittedOctober 7, 2014
Last ModifiedMarch 30, 2022
Applies toArcGIS for Server
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version2008 R2 64 Bit
StatusKnown Limit

Additional Information

It is not recommended to assign work space to in_memory. Use the method provided in the Workaround section.


Reference 'in_memory' directly and not through a variable. For example,Don't do this:workspace = "in_memory"arcpy.CreateFeatureclass_management(workspace,.......Do this:arcpy.CreateFeatureclass_management("in_memory",.....

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000082432


  • ArcGIS for Server

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