Can tile creation be prevented when creating a service definition using Python?

05-12-2016 03:19 PM
New Contributor II

I create a service definition file using arcpy.mapping.CreateMapSDDraft() and arcpy.StageService_server(). When published, it wants to create tiles.

I suspect the arcpy.mapping.CreateMapSDDraft() is the issue - is there some trigger or threshold for the data/source MXD that forces the *.sddraft to use caching?

I've tried editing the *.sddraft XML to remove the cache/tile elements, with no success (staging fails).

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