Python Create and Cleanup Topology

Discussion created by jmgart on Mar 23, 2011
Latest reply on Apr 2, 2012 by sirchasm
I need some help getting started.  What I want to script is

  1. define some simple topology rules for a single dataset (must not have gaps, must not overlap self),

  2. validate the topology,

  3. step through each error and apply an automatic fix depending on the type of error (as from the context menu when viewing topo errors in ArcMap)

Can this be done?  Can someone point me to some examples, documentation, etc?  I've looked and all I can find is a posting about deleting existing topology (like