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When executing a TerraScan macro in GeoCue the Working Segment in progress gets a write lock, while the neighboring working segments get read locked, if neighbors are required. There is no progress bar, but the locks will release and the Production State will update to reflect the step upon completion. The Dispatch Manager can provide…

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User Does Not Have Permission to Write

On the “Machines” tab in GeoCue Dispatch Manager the error message, “The specified user for the remote GeoCue Client service login does not have permission to write to the specified remote cache folder.”, is showing for a machine.  Ensure the Dispatch User as set on the machine in question has permission to read/write to the…

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Why are subtasks being Requeued?

Requeuing in the Command Dispatch System (CDS) will occur any time a subtask requires neighbors and suitable lock cannot be obtained. Multiple requeues often occur when there are a small number of entities and many resources available in the CDS. Neighbor overedge processing will cause surrounding tiles to become read locked while that tile is…

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Dispatch Control Executable Error

The message column for a subtask in the GeoCue Dispatch Manager displays, “Dispatch control executable exited with error code #”, where # is typically -1 or -7.  Find the corresponding entity in the GeoCue Client. Select the step in the checklist corresponding to that which was set in progress to create the subtask. Review the…

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Macro File Does Not Exist

The Run Macro step completes with an exception, “Macro file does not exist.” as seen in the System Message column of the Checklist Step Details pane. Verify that the macro file associated with the assigned macro still exists in the project folder i.e. “\80XXX\1”. The macro will show in red in the macro catalog if…

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Specified Remote Client Cache Path Does Not Exist

On the “Machines” tab in GeoCue Dispatch Manager the error message, “The specified remote client cache path does not exist.” is showing for a machine.  The error message indicates that there in an issue with the remote cache folder setup in the GeoCue Client Configuration. Type “configure client” into Windows search and open the GeoCue…

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Array dimensions exceeded supported range

Attempting to populate LAS Working Segments in GeoCue results in an exception message in the system message column of the checklist step details pane for the Populate step stating, “System.OutOfMemoryException: Array dimensions exceeded supported range.    at NIIRS10.LASLib.LASStructArray6..ctor(Int32 size, Int32 numExtraBytes, Byte formatOnDisk) in N:\GeoCue 2017.1\iDEMS\iDEMSShared\LASLib\LASstructures.cs:line 2844    at NIIRS10.LASLib.LAS.AllocatePointDataRecordArray(LAS las, Int32 size) in N:\GeoCue…

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Raster Bit Depth

GeoCue, Terrasolid and LP360 can all output Raster files with different Bit Depths. The bit depth (sometimes called pixel depth) of a cell determines the range of values that a particular raster file can store, which is based on the formula 2n (where n is the bit depth). For example, an 8-bit raster can have…

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Can’t find ImageStation ziphoto.dll

User encounters an error message, “Unable to locate ziphoto.dll in folder”, when attempting to run the stereo edit step in GeoCue using ImageStation. This error message is caused by the install location of ImageStation products being in a different location than in previous versions. Specifically, the ziphoto.dll file. This is usually caused by updating the…

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Managing versioning in GeoCue

Summary: When processing in GeoCue, it is a good idea to setup automatic versioning and checkpoints. This allows the user to roll back to a previous state of processing if a mistake occurs or a change needs to be made. This document will review how to access and change settings related to this: Managing versioning…

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