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The ArcPy geometry class 'contains()' method returns 'True' when passed empty geometries, when the result should be 'False'.

Last Published: April 30, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000087171
SubmittedApril 23, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.2
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

An empty geometry is contained in another geometry, unless the other geometry is empty.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000087171


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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