Bug Number NIM098475
Submitted Jan 28, 2014
Modified Jun 11, 2020
Severity Critical
Applies To ArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase
Version Found 10.0
Prog Language N/A
Server Platform
Client Platform
Database All
Locale N/A
Status Implemented
Version Fixed 10.3.0
SP Fixed 10.3 Approved

Bug NIM098475


Spatial indexes are not created when creating a feature class on an ArcSDE 10 database from an ArcGIS Desktop 10.2 client.

Additional Information


Alternate Solution

1. Use the Create Spatial Index geoprocessing tool, located at:

Toolboxes > System Toolboxes > Data Management Tools > Indexes > Add Spatial Index

2. Use SDE Command Line tool sdelayer -o alter, specifying the -g option to create the spatial index:

sdelayer -o alter -l <feature class>,<shape column> -i <connection string> -g AUTOMATIC

-u <user name> -p <password>