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Change linear unit of spatial reference for geometry in cursors?

Question asked by ZachLiu on Dec 9, 2013
Latest reply on Dec 10, 2013 by ZachLiu
Hi, I want to change the spatial reference linear unit for geometry calculations.

I know you can pass the sr object in cursor, so I tried this:

I read from the document that linearUnitName is both readable and writable.

sr = arcpy.Describe(inLine).spatialReference sr.linearUnitName = "Foot" cursor = arcpy.da.SearchCursor(fc, ["SHAPE@"], "", sr)

but it looks not working.

Could anyone help?:D

I am trying to find points along polylines based on distance, so I need the distance in another unit.

What else could I do?