[GRASS-dev] [GRASS GIS] #3628: PyGRASS: Use GEOS buffering

GRASS GIS trac at osgeo.org
Thu Aug 23 11:45:47 PDT 2018

#3628: PyGRASS: Use GEOS buffering
 Reporter:  sbl      |      Owner:  grass-dev@…
     Type:  defect   |     Status:  new
 Priority:  normal   |  Milestone:  7.4.2
Component:  PyGRASS  |    Version:  svn-trunk
 Keywords:  buffer   |        CPU:  All
 Platform:  All      |
 Currently, PyGRASS uses native buffering functions (Vect_area_buffer2):
 This is known to have issues, which are not planned to be fixed (see:

 Thus PyGRASS should use GEOS-based buffering (as in v.buffer):

 For discussion ML see:

Ticket URL: <https://trac.osgeo.org/grass/ticket/3628>
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