ArcMAp Vs Arcpy Conflict

Discussion created by ubanide on Dec 9, 2011
Latest reply on Jun 14, 2012 by ubanide
I have written a script that uses arcpy and I have to quit looking at the feature class in arcmap( close arcmap) so that my script will run.  Why?  Is there a way around it?   The script is operating on a file geodatabase.  I was working on a personal geodb and that worked with arcmap running.