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Parcel Fabric properties

Summary

The Describe function returns the following properties for ArcMap parcel fabrics. Dataset Properties are also supported.

Returns a dataType of "ParcelFabric", and a datasetType of "CadastralFabric".

Note:

In older versions of ArcGIS, parcel fabrics were called cadastral fabrics.

Properties

PropertyExplanationData Type
bufferDistanceForAdjustment
(Read Only)

The distance used to generate a buffer around the job parcels. This buffer defines the adjustment area.

Double
compiledAccuracyCategory
(Read Only)

The default accuracy category for compiled parcels in this cadastral fabric. Category values range from 1 to 7, inclusively.

Integer
defaultAccuracyCategory
(Read Only)

The default accuracy category for the whole cadastral fabric. Category values range from 1 to 7, inclusively.

Integer
maximumShiftThreshold
(Read Only)

Coordinate changes will be written if the shift is greater than this tolerance value.

Double
multiGenerationEditing
(Read Only)

True if Cadastral Fabrics greater than one level below default can be edited.

Boolean
multiLevelReconcile
(Read Only)

True if reconciling and posting with an ancestor more than one generation above the working version is allowed.

Boolean
pinAdjustmentBoundary
(Read Only)

True if points on the adjustment area boundary should be pinned.

Boolean
pinAdjustmentPointsWithinBoundary
(Read Only)

True if nonadjusted points within the adjustment area should be pinned.

Boolean
surrogateVersion
(Read Only)

The name of the surrogate version if applicable. Indicates if the cadastral fabric is a surrogate version.

If set, the cadastral fabrics can be edited in the surrogate version and its immediate children. If not set, fabric editing can only be performed in the default version and its immediate children. The surrogate default version functionality is only available to versions newer than version 1.

String
type
(Read Only)

The cadastral fabric type.

  • 0Map type, which allows flexible point editing.
  • 1Survey type, which prevents flexible point editing.
Integer
version
(Read Only)

The schema version of the cadastral fabric system tables.

Schema versionArcGIS version

1

9.3, 9.3.1

2

10.0

3

10.1

Integer
writeAdjustmentVectors
(Read Only)

True if adjustment vectors should be written.

Boolean
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