In a previous blog post, we stated that several users were calling into ESRI reporting an issue that Raster Catalogs and Feature Classes with Raster Fields stored in ArcSDE for SQL Server do not display after applying the 9.3.1 Service Pack 1.
There is now a patch available that resolves this issue: ArcSDE 9.3.1 SP1 SQL Server Raster Catalog and Raster Field Patch.
This patch fixes the following bugs:
· NIM052174 - Raster Catalogs and Feature Classes with raster fields stored in ArcSDE for SQL Server do not display after applying the 9.3.1 Service Pack 1.
ESRI apologizes for any inconvenience this may have caused you. If you have any issues installing the patch, please contact ESRI Support Services.
-Eric R., Development Tech Lead – UAG, ESRI Support Services