Failed to execute rename

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11-20-2020 01:47 AM
IosifinaStylianou
New Contributor II

Hi everyone. Error 160506. Failed to execute rename. The data owner of the FD cannot rename feature classes. The data owner has advance license.

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DanPatterson
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How are you renaming?

/rename-geodatabase 

data-management/rename 

Any other details would help


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IosifinaStylianou
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try to rename gisdb."GOVCY\ZZOMENI".GeologicalSuitabilityZones to gisdb."GOVCY\ZZOMENI".GeologicalSuitabilityZonesJan2020

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IosifinaStylianou
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We use this procedure:

right-click the feature class in the Catalog pane, click Rename, and type a new name

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DanPatterson
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try renaming the last bit as

GeolSuitabilityZonesJan2020

I remember something about not exceeding 32 characters, but I can't find it


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VinceAngelo
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It's actually a 31-character limit (buffer is size 32, including the terminating NUL character).
Aliases can go to 64 characters, but the name must still be < 32.

Note that the above was from before 10.8, so it depends on the release level of the
enterprise geodatabase.

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George_Thompson
Esri Frequent Contributor

Here is the information on naming limits: https://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/help/data/geodatabases/manage-sql-server/enterprise-geodatabase-li...

The length does not look like an issue.

Is there another ArcGIS client (Desktop / Server / Enterprise / etc.) connected to that table?

Are there any other locks on the table?

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BillFox
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try compressing the geodatabase to state zero first