GRASS GIS (Geographic Resources Analysis Support System) is a free, open source geographical information system (GIS) capable of handling raster, topological vector, image processing, and graphic data.

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GRASS Toolbar for QGIS missing the tools I expect to see

I am trying to learn GRASS and QGIS using the instructions here: https://docs.qgis.org/2.6/en/docs/user_manual/grass_integration/grass_integration.html. I am running on Windows and open the version of ...
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GRASS iterate over multiple shape files using g.region

I have a shapefile called Ahmednagar. I have daily rainfall data from 1997 till 2008. I want to sum total rainfall from 152 till 273 day for each year for 1997 till 2008. This is how I do it. g....
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Comparison of % change in two photos with GRASS

I have two aerial photos of the same location taken at two different dates. Is there a way to compare the % difference between those two images using GRASS or is there a better tool? Sorry, also if ...
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Grass tools not working in QGIS 2.14.3-ESSEN, OSGEO4W

Windows 10 QGIS 2.14.3-ESSEN OSGEO4W install (current) 64-bit Processing toolbox. Grass tools do not work Neither 6 nor 7. 6 makes sense as I do not see OSGEO4W installing it but 7 tools are ...
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Fast, simple assignment of flow directions to flats in GRASS

I have some enormously huge DEMs which I'd like to assign flow directions to. These DEMs are guaranteed to have no sinks, just flat areas. It seems as though the only ways of assign flow directions ...
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GRASS 7 environment setup for Python

I would like to use some GRASS functionality from a Python programme. With GRASS 6 this required the set up of various environment variables, as detailed in the GRASS Wiki. I am trying a similar ...
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Exception using PyGRASS: “No module named 'core'”

I am trying PyGRASS on Ubuntu 14.04. I have GRASS 7 installed from the UbuntuGIS PPA: $ dpkg -l | grep grass ii grass 7.0.4-1~trusty1 ...
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What are the meaning of Grass drainage direction values from r.watershed

In Grass r.watershed the D8 drainage directions generated from r.watershed are -8. -6.-4.-2, 2, 4, 6, 8 (-1 No Data) What actual directions are these? For example in ArcGIS I know 128 is up and so ...
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How to compile QGIS from source with Grass?

I recently decided to reinstall QGIS and build against the latest version of GDAL - something I have been putting off for ages because I suspected it would be a nightmare. Lo and behold it has been, ...
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Stratified Random Sampling Tool

Is there a way to produce a certain amount of random points over different classes in a raster in QGIS? I have extensions such as GRASS or GDAL, ...
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GRASS/QGIS- “buffer” created with DEM analysis- how to avoid it?

I have, to start, a DEM raster and a shapefile, with random created points, within a given polygon. The DEM raster was clipped with that same polygon. With the DEM raster, I used GRASS to perform ...
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System locale settings error creating GRASS location from Python

I am trying to use GRASS 7 from Python without explicitly creating a location. I am starting with the script provided at the GRASS-Wiki. This script tries to create a new location in the /tmp/ folder ...
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Create GRASS Mapset in QGIS 2.12

How do you create a new GRASS mapset in QGIS 2.12? The GRASS panel has only the Open GRASS Tools button.I don't see any way to actually create a GRASS mapset in QGIS.
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Using Spyder IDE to develop python for Grass GIS, get 'ImportError: No module named grass.script'

I am trying to use Spyder IDE to develop a python script using python library from grass-6.4.3. I run the script below, and get 'ImportError: No module named grass.script' I am using python 2.7, ...
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CRS different after r.reclass through QGIS different than source raster

According to the properties, my output raster is in a different projection than the input after running GRASS r.reclass through QGIS. Does anyone know if this is just a fluke and I can simply select a ...
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Setting up a simple catchment area for shops using QGIS?

I would love to set up a catchment area around simple dots on a network map. The catchment should be separated by different range-areas (50, 100, 200m), just like isochrones. I tried the GRASS plugin ...
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cellinp and cellout in v.vol.rst

I am trying to use v.vol.rst in Grass 7.0.4 to interpolate temperature values considering elevation. The answer of Grass to my attempts is: WARNING: Unable to create cellout raster map without cellinp ...
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How to use GRASS v.kernel to calculate point densities along a network?

In a road network, I need to select the segments where a minimum of 5 dots occur (1 dot = 1 address) over a distance of 100 m (the image attached illustrates my question). I'm trying to use GRASS v....
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v.kernel is missing under Processing Toolbox GRASS GIS 7 commands

I installed the QGIS Standalone Installer Version 2.14 (64bit), that automatically contains GRASS 7.0.4. I created a map with several layers and rasters in the program called QGIS Desktop 2.14.3 with ...
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GRASS 7 Cost surface and elevation points development

I'm a new to GIS and I'm trying to develop an optimal path across an area by using GRASS 7 features. It is very similar to the task given here. The problem is that I don't have any data with ...
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Neighborhood analyses with GRASS/QGIS using ASTER GDEM

I have a problem related with this question (Old question without answer: R.Neighbors with large neighborhoods?). Basically, I want to estimate roughness of a given area, for which I was using QGIS, ...
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Importing TRMM bin data in GRASS

I am trying to download daily data from TRMM from this website ftp://disc2.nascom.nasa.gov/data/TRMM/Gridded/Derived_Products/3B42_V7/Daily/1998/ For example, If I download any .bin file from the ...
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What causes the comand 'd.vect map' to fail in GRASS-GIS?

I have been having problems with visualizing my data in GRASS-GIS. I imported my .shp file into the software following all instructions and, after that, I selected the layer I wanted to visualize. ...
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QGIS Can't run any GRASS tools from processing toolbox

MAC OSX 10.11.13 New machine clean install of QGIS from Kyngchaos Installed Current version 2.14.2-Essen When I try to run a GRASS command e.g. v.clean I get the following error: This algorithm ...
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How to solve “features were not reachable” warning message using v.net.distance in GRASS

I'm using GRASS 7.0.4 under Linuxmint 17.1 KDE. I need to build a raster with the shortest distance from every pixel to a city following a road. I have two shape files, the city (point) and the road (...
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Multiple watershed delination with QGIS

I am trying to divide a DTM model in subbasins but I have set specific outlet points for the subbasins, and not to use a thershold. Is there a tool similar to r.water.outlet but with multiple outlet ...
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Atmospheric Correction for multiple Landsat-8 scenes

I need to perform an atmospheric correction for Landsat-8 data and can't find a solution. There is a very limited amount of information dealing with L8-correction methods in a comprehensive way, that'...
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Error in r.thin Qgis GRASS : Input raster must be of type CELL

I am getting the following error from QGIS GRASS GIS r.thin module ERROR: Input raster must be of type CELL. The input file is a simple file of 0 and 1 that represent a drainge network. I obtained ...
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trying to calculate volume using r.volume GRASS - error message

I am trying to calculate volume using GRASS plugin in Qgis using module r.volume however the attached error message keeps appearing. Any ideas?
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How does i.fusion.brovey in Grass 6.4.3 work?

I'm using Grass 6.4.3 in Linuxmint 16. I don't have a very big problem but I'm trying to understand what is Grass doing, if I'm applying the process correctly and if there is something wrong with my ...
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Downloadable pdf format of GRASSGIS 7.0 manual [closed]

Can anyone help with a link or something that could enable the download of a pdf version of the grassgis manual? I am having a hard time trying to convert the html version into printable pdf. Nkeze
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Negative values in r.watershed flow accumulation

I am trying to process a DTM by using r.watershed in QGIS 2.14.3, with the GRASS GIS toolbox. It should be the file named: "Number of cells that drain through each cell". I get some negative values, ...
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How to install r.mcda.electre on GRASS

I have downloaded r.mcda.electre addon from the following link: https://wingrass.fsv.cvut.cz/grass71/x86_64/addons/grass-7.1.svn/r.mcda.electre.zip But I can not install it with the latest version ...
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How to generate a DEM from a contour Shapefile?

I want to create a DEM from depth contours (shapefile) in QGIS. I've been trying to work out how to do this based on this previous question, notably from this link from that page, however I'm stuck, ...
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How to set QGIS 2.14 on OS X to use GRASS 7

My current QGIS installation (2.14) on OS X 10.11 is set up to work with GRASS 6.4.4. I am guessing this is the default GRASS version that comes preinstalled with the QGIS package maintained by ...
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grass - add on problem

I can't install the addon in grass 6.4.3 to my linux mint. i've already installed the SVN and than it says: GRASS 6.4.3 (fabian_idrisi):~ > g.extension r.fuzzy Fetching from GRASS-Addons SVN (be ...
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Exporting multiple layers to single dxf file using Grass GIS?

I'm very new to Grass GIS. I need to export multiple vector layers into a single dxf file (required in order to import into another application). However, I can't see a way of selecting more than ...
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GRASS via Processing Toolbox doesn't work in QGIS 2.8.3 on Mac?

I am quite new to QGIS and working with the external applications such as GRASS. When trying to launch a GRASS tool from the processing toolbox I get the following error: Missing dependency. This ...
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Using GRASS algorithms in Sextante under ArcGIS Desktop?

Sextante for ArcGIS comes with SAGA modules. I know that I can use GRASS algorithms in Sextante under gvSIG. But how can I use GRASS algorithms in Sextante under ArcGIS Desktop? I tried to look ...
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Error operating on file using grass

from grass.pygrass.modules.shortcuts import raster as r gscript.run_command('g.region', raster='C:\\Users\\rit\\Documents\\PhD\\Projects\\Intensity\\input\\2008_cdls\\MI\\cdl_30m_r_mi_2008_albers.tif'...
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Visualizing a LiDAR point cloud in 3D with GRASS?

I'm new with QGIS and GRASS so I'm sorry if there is a straightforward answer for this question but I can't seem to get it done. I've imported a point cloud into QGIS from a datafile. Now I'd like to ...
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Changing way r.cost and r.drain modules work?

Look at the picture #1. This is my cost surface raster that has only 2 values. Area restricted for path to cross (red one) and area that is free to go (yellow one). As I need it and as I undestand how ...
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GRASS 7 raster map calculator

I am new to GRASS and am trying to use it because I can't afford the Spatial Analyst extension in ArcGIS. I am trying to remove all of the values in a NDVI raster less than some value to exclude ...
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Smoothing method for big polygons

I'm looking for an alternative to 'snakes method' for smoothing very big polygons, which I created from SRTM elevation datasets. The problem is that the smoothing is getting stuck after a while with ...
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r.patch results in a blank map in GRASS

I have a collection of tiles downloaded from the EDINA Digimap service, in asc format. I imported these into GRASS using the r.in.gdal function, and they appear in the display screen as expected. I ...
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How to merge adjacent polygons with no common attributes in GRASS?

Many topics are talking about merging polygons based on their common attributes, but few (or none) give a real answer to location-based merging problem. Explanation. Here is a fraction of the base ...
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GRASS plugin for QGIS2.10 missing [duplicate]

I have installed installed qgis2.10 from source on Centos6.6 however the issue i'm facing is that i am missing the grass plugin form the gui. I have checked the plugin manager, its not listed there. ...
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R equivalent of GRASS r.grow?

What is a good R equivalent of the GRASS function r.grow? The closest I've been able to find is the script suggested by whuber in response to Creating randomly shaped clumps of cells in a raster from ...
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QGIS - best fit to the sectoral terrain (SRTM 30m resolution data)

i need a help to find out the Slope of "best fit to the sectoral terrain". here is in details about the area of calculation. we have a reference point, from the reference point our sectoral area ...
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How to pansharpen LANDSAT 8 in GRASS?

Having used QGIS for quite some time for mapping, I was 'forced' to dig into GRASS as pansharpening is not directly executable in QGIS. After understanding more or less the structure, I did some ...