Too many string constants

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Error Message

An SML using ARC RESELECT with many logical expressions separated by N's and Y's
receives the error message "Too many string constants."


This error may be due to one of the three causes below:

- The number of RESELECT expressions is limited to 25 in ARCPLOT.

- If character items are being RESELECTed, there is a character string limit of 20.

- Check to see if different items are used. Up to 100 expressions can be used.

Solution or Workaround

Two separate RESELECT functions need to be performed.

Article ID:000005557

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