Output CONFIG keyword


Configuration keywords represent a setting or group of settings that tell the geodatabase where or in what format to store data contents in each dataset.

Configuration keywords are only used with file geodatabases or ArcSDE Enterprise Edition geodadatabases; they cannot be specified for personal geodatabases or ArcSDE Personal or Workgroup Edition geodatabases.

Usage tips

Command line syntax

An overview of the command line window

CONFIGKeyword <String>


Parameters Explanation Datatype
<String> Specifies the default storage parameters (configuration) for file geodatabases or a geodatabase in a relational database management system (RDBMS) accessed through ArcSDE.

Configuration keywords are only used with file geodatabases or ArcSDE Enterprise Edition geodatabases.

Learn more about ArcSDE Enterprise Edition configuration keywords
String

Data types for geoprocessing tool parameters

Command line example

CONFIGKeyword storage_keyword 

Scripting syntax

An overview of scripting in geoprocessing

CONFIGKeyword (string)


Parameters Explanation Datatype
string (Required) Specifies the default storage parameters (configuration) for file geodatabase or a geodatabase in a relational database management system (RDBMS) accessed through ArcSDE.

Configuration keywords are only used with file geodatabases or ArcSDE Enterprise Edition geodatabases.

Learn more about ArcSDE Enterprise Edition configuration keywords
String

Data types for geoprocessing tool parameters

Script example

import arcgisscripting
gp = arcgisscripting.create()

gp.configkeyword= "storage_keyword"

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