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Output has M values

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Last modified December 17, 2008
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Specifies whether output feature classes will contain m- (measure) values.


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Command line syntax

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OutputMFlag <DEFAULT | FALSE | TRUE>


Parameters Explanation Data type
<Same as Input | DISABLED| ENABLED> Specifies whether output feature classes will contain m- (measure) values.
  • Same as Input—If the input features contain m-values, then the output feature class will also contain m-values. If the input features do not contain m-values, then the output feature class will not contain m-values. This is the default value.
  • DISABLED—No output feature class will contain m-values, regardless of whether the input features have m-values.
  • ENABLED—The output feature class will contain m-values, regardless of whether the input features have m-values.
String

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Command line example



OutputMFlag ENABLED



Scripting syntax

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OutputMFlag (DEFAULT | FALSE | TRUE)


Parameters Explanation Data type
DEFAULT | DISABLED| ENABLED (Required) Specifies whether output feature classes will contain m- (measure) values.
  • DEFAULT—If the input features contain m-values, then the output feature class will also contain m-values. If the input features do not contain m-values, then the output feature class will not contain m-values. This is the default value.
  • DISABLED—No output feature class will contain m-values, regardless of whether the input features have m-values.
  • ENABLED—The output feature class will contain m-values, regardless of whether the input features have m-values.
String

Data types for geoprocessing tool parameters

Script example



import arcgisscripting
gp = arcgisscripting.create()

gp.Workspace = "h:/workspace"
gp.OutputMFlag = "ENABLED"


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