Generalization in ArcGis and QGIS

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09-23-2017 09:46 AM
nolumanyanocamagu
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Question: 'What are the benefits and drawbacks of ESRI ArcMap and QGIS software for line simplification ? ' Can someone please help me or maybe give me a link where I can find written papers related to this topic

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DanPatterson_Retired
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Douglas, Peucker? 

Wang Meuller?

Zhou Jones?

line generalization algorithms 3 examples amongst others

Question is a bit vague and what does it matter about the software platform/

DanPatterson_Retired
MVP Esteemed Contributor

moved to Geoprocessing‌  since GeoNet Help is about how to use GeoNet.

This document will give you some guidance to GeoNet Structure

nolumanyanocamagu
New Contributor II

@ Dan Peterson. I meant The Douglas Peuker algorithm and Bend Simplify.

 

So to correct my question: 'What are the benefits and drawbacks of ESRI ArcMap and QGIS software for line simplification (Douglas Peuker algorithm and Bend Simplify).

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nolumanyanocamagu
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@ Dan Peterson. I meant The Douglas Peuker algorithm and Bend Simplify.

So to correct my question: 'What are the benefits and drawbacks of ESRI ArcMap and QGIS software for line simplification (Douglas Peuker algorithm and Bend Simplify).

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