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The Create Database View tool does not accept the divide operator '/' in the view definition input field.

Last Published: March 25, 2015 ArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase
Bug ID Number BUG-000085841
SubmittedMarch 4, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version10.0 64 Bit
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

ArcGIS Desktop (including ArcGIS Engine and ArcObjects) is in mature support and will be retired March 1, 2026. Mature support means the end of functionality-based patches and hotfixes; therefore, this issue will not be addressed. There are no plans for future releases of ArcGIS Desktop, and it is recommended to migrate to ArcGIS Pro. See Migrate from ArcMap to ArcGIS Pro for more information.


- Create the view from the relational database management system (RDBMS) side. - Right-click the database connection in ArcCatalog > New > View. - Create the view using ArcSDESQLExecute. For example: import arcpy egdb = r"C:\Users\your-username\AppData\Roaming\ESRI\Desktop10.3\ArcCatalog\theconnection.sde" egdb_conn = arcpy.ArcSDESQLExecute(egdb) sql = ''' CREATE VIEW viewtest AS SELECT OBJECTID, 100/10 AS Price from DATAOWNER.TESTTABLE ''' egdb_return = egdb_conn.execute(sql) ArcSDESQLExecute:

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000085841


  • ArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase

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