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Subject: Re: [geometry] how to find the furthest point pair (= diameter) of a polygon?
From: Barend Gehrels (barend_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-08-14 10:59:22


On 14-8-2013 15:01, Tanaka Simon wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a polygon and like to find the pair of points defining the
> largest distance (also known as diameter problem).
> the question is also formulated here:
> is there a boost::geometry implementation? something like
> bg::diameter(bg::model::polygon<>)

Exactly this function with this name and functionality is indeed
planned. Alas it is not yet available.

Regards, Barend

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