Simplify self intersecting polyline

Discussion created by arned on Jun 14, 2012
Latest reply on Jun 17, 2012 by arned
When I run simplify on a selfintersecting polyline I get the same geometry back.
After reading the documetation I expected to get a polyline divided into paths so that it doesn't selfintersect.

Is this a bug or am I misunderstanding something here?