Patch for ArcGIS 10.6.1 (Desktop, Engine, Server) Buffering Degenerated Polygon
September 18, 2018
Esri released a patch for ArcGIS Desktop, Server and Engine. It addresses an issue where calling the Buffer method on a polygon, which is created from a degenerate envelope, causes a failure. This patch is required for all 10.6.1 users and Esri recommends that you install this patch at your earliest opportunity. To apply this patch, please following instructions on https://support.esri.com/en/download/7636.
As part of improving ArcGIS Online security, Esri requires TLS 1.2 connections for ArcGIS Online services. If you use ArcGIS Desktop software to connect to ArcGIS Online for base map or other services, please check your desktop software version and take appropriate action before April 16th 2019 in order to continue using ArcGIS Online services.
ArcGIS Pro 2.0 or higher – no action needed
ArcGIS Pro older versions – please upgrade to ArcGIS Pro 2.x.
For a week In November of 2018 the CGA’s Jeff Blossom was in India teaching cartography and GIS workshops as part of the Out of Eden Walk project. Over a week’s time Jeff gave the following lectures and hands on workshops:
The New Generation GIS workshop was organized by the NSF Spatiotemporal Innovation Center (STC) and hosted by Harvard University Center for Geographical Analyses on Oct 11, 2018. Click here for a report about the event. Read more about New Generation GIS Workshop