Is there a function like ST_Line_Interpolate_Point but using a multilinestring?

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    You mean a linestring wrapped in a multilinestring or a true multiline. What does a percentage mean when a multilinestring is not connected? If you have connected multlinestrings then you can use ST_LineMerge to merge into one linestring – LR1234567 Aug 18 '14 at 18:20
  • I mean in a multiline that is conected, and I want to search a random percentage in the multiline. – user2898914 Aug 19 '14 at 7:36
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    What if the multilines are connected in a Y-shape? Short answer: no, there isn't one for multilinestring, because the semantics of it make limited sense. – Paul Ramsey Aug 19 '14 at 19:06

I fix it, just have to use first of all the function st_linemerge, then use the function st_makeline and finally use ST_line_interpolate_point.

  • Note that ST_LineMerge will only merge the lines in a multi-linestring if end and start point of two consecutive lines are at the same position. See also the examples in the documentation: postgis.net/docs/ST_LineMerge.html – tsauerwein Mar 9 '16 at 16:00

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