I have a task to add and remove a number of fields across a number of feature classes and tables. I would like the fields to be in a new order when done. They have relationships classes, domains, and possibly joins on them. Also they are versioned. In the past I have made new copy feature classes with python or XTools to do this and replaced (deleted) the original. I also noticed that there are some xml schema export/import workflow options for this. But I don't see anything that will let me do it in place.
Is there a way to change the filed order with python (or otherwise) for existing feature classes and tables in an oracle gdb?