[gdal-dev] Detect if File Geodatabase has a schema lock
Pouliot, Christopher (DNR)
Christopher.Pouliot at state.mn.us
Wed Feb 8 10:17:24 EST 2012
I am writing to an ESRI File Geodatabase and need to test to see if a layer has a schema lock on it (if it is loaded in ArcMap). I test with layer.TestCapability("SequentialWrite") and it always returns true yet when I attempt to write a feature to that layer it chokes saying that there is a schema lock on the layer.
So my question is, can I write to a layer that contains a schema lock? If not, how can I effectively check to see if a schema lock exists?
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