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How to determine if a segment lies on a polygon?

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MrEko4815162342 on 7 Oct 2016
Commented: Image Analyst on 7 Oct 2016
I mean, i have to check if a segment (who changes in time) is entirely inside a polygon or not. Is there any function in Matlab who does that?

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uu tsi
uu tsi on 7 Oct 2016
you can use inpolygon function to check if a point in a polygon.
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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 7 Oct 2016
Use a for loop. I doubt you have "a lot" of points. How many? Hundreds of millions? If you have just a few tens of thousands, it will be very fast. If you have millions of points, then you might consider image processing techniques instead.

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