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SDO_UTIL.SIMPLIFY Does Not Retain The Original Position Of The Geometry (Doc ID 2853290.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Spatial and Graph - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When using SDO_UTIL.SIMPLIFY on a geometry that covers a large area, the resulting geometry does not retain the same position of the original geometry. Polygons in the resulting geometry appear to be moving in a horizontal direction. Even when simplifying with a very low threshold so that no vertices are removed, the position still changes.


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