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How to get a time cost related to polyline geometric characteristics in postgis using OSM data?

I'm trying to make an isochrone mapping of the emergency facilities in my region, I'm using a street map loaded in postgis by osm2pgrouting, data is supplied by OSM. The only cost I got for every ...
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Creating custom map in QGIS?

I want to create an interactive map in qgis using this image but i cant understand the tutorials on youtube. I learned that it is georeferencing but the y already have shapefiles when using ...
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How to change the QGIS edit cursor and node icons?

Two things I really dislike at QGIS, are the "fat" node icons (when editing lines) and the cursor which cover the object below and make it impossible to accurately move a node. Is it possible to ...
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Getting only points when importing from OSM to Postgresql

This is my very first time working with OpenStreetMap data so feel free to tell me if I am forgetting important information. I am trying to import some data from OpenStreetMap into PostGreSQL. I ...
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Clipping a raster layer with a shapefile on mac

I am trying to clip a raster layer using the raster clipper function. However, for some reason this is not working for me and I haven't been able to find the answer anywhere. I choose my raster ...
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QGIS Modeler flexibility and errors?

I'm trying to build a simple multi-step selection (by attribute) with the QGIS Modeler. I created a simple sample layer to avoid data-driven errors. Now I want to query the layer and select features ...
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Use raster memory layer from QGIS processing result

I want to apply subsequent QGIS raster processing algorithms in a python script. I want to use memory layers for intermediate calculation results since I am only interested in the end result. As ...
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Why is my map zoomed in so ragged compared to what I actually drawed in QGIS

So overall my map looks the same like what I draw in QGIS. The issue is that when I zoom in, in that case 54x then you can see ragged lines. QGIS Browser That is not what I need. I need high ...
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QGIS web client installation: this.projectSettings.capability is undefined

I am trying to debug my configuration of QGIS web client. I have the same problem illustrated here (the GIS-Browser appears but it keeps loading map for the two sample projects ). Yet following the ...
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Converting Elevation Raster to Contours

I am trying to convert multiple elevation raster files into contour lines, but the contour shapefiles all just end up on top of each other on my map. I can't get them to be where they're suppose to ...
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QGIS expression: select from <layer> possible?

I have a project file with many nested layers and would like to query certain layers without having to click on them first. The expression tool however requires me to select the layer I want to query. ...
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How to delete a column from the attribute table of a SpatiaLite layer?

I want to delete a column from Attribute table but the function "Delete columns" isn't highlighted. (When I am adding new layers I use New SpatiaLite layer, not Shapefile layer). So I have installed ...
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How to select from selection with PyQGIS?

The expression box has a handy "select from selection" button. Is there a way to emulate this with python? I have the basic expressions down, but can't find a way to do this.
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How to load “soil types” in QGis?

I want to show soil transmissivity per pixel. Thus, I determine water holding capacity of each pixel (ignored other effective parameters). Respectively, I wonder, What is the soil data format and How ...
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QGIS python plugin appends values every time it's started

I've written a small python plugin (using plugin builder as base) to simplify the expression process for a given layer (just a few comboboxes that are used to create a query). The combo box populating ...
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Problem between files with same coordinate reference system

I have 2 shape-files. The first created with Qgis and the other with R studio(driver=ESRI). When I import them in qgis i see they doesn't "fit". Both have EPSG:4326 - WGS 84. The only difference I ...
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new layer from calculations with fields of other layers in QGIS

I've two layers, both with the same fields: A, V, where A is the shape's area and V a value given by me. I want a new layer with shape created by the intersection of the other layers' shapes and a ...
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Problem with QGIS - Attribute names are shown as _1,_2,_3 … and Strings are displayed as “NULL”

Whenever I look at the attribute table or at the attribute dialog for a shape, the attribute names are shown as _1,_2,_3, ... In the attributes, Strings are generally displayed as "NULL". Numbers are ...
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Why processing.runalg(“gdalogr:rasterize”…) is not creating out files when running in the QGIS 2.6.0 console?

I want to the QGIS python scripting functions to turn to rasterize a point vector using many different dimensions. Right now my code looks like this: import processing RasterPixelSize = ...
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Can't compile plugin builder plugin in QGIS 2.4 (Windows)

I'm trying to build a basic plugin using plugin builder but I can't even compile it. I tried following a few tutorials and just trying to compile whatever but that always results in the same problem. ...
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In QGIS heatmap howto establish a fixed maximum range value for comparisons over time?

I have several data sets that represent a type of activity within a specific geographic boundary. Each heatmap I create shows the relative activity spread nicely, but I have been frustrated in my ...
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QGIS and Ubuntu 14.04 unmet dependency

I posted this on digitalocean, but it's imperative I resolve this problem. Freshly updated 14.04 and I went from trying qgis.org debian to the ubuntugis repo. Results: xx@XX:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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Workaround for grouped layers to stay collapsed when opening project

Using QGIS 2.6.1 on Windows 7, whenever I open a project containing layers in various groups, they appear expanded. This is regardless if the project is saved when the layers are collapsed. I'm ...
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How to convert a vector map to raster in Qgis?

I am creating a thematic map (vector data) with different classes. How to convert this vector map to a raster map, keeping the classification?
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error while trying to compile quantum gis: unresolved external symbol class QwtIntervalData [on hold]

While trying to build qgis-2.6.1 from source on windows 7 32 bit with mvc++ 2008 I got the overall result ========== Rebuild All: 281 succeeded, 3 failed, 0 skipped ========== from this I am able to ...
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Can QGIS 2.8 load WMTS layers?

I'm having a bit of an issue loading a WMTS into QGIS 2.8. The application can connect to the WMTS, correctly identify the layers that are available and load the layer into the layer pane. However, ...
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Error when creating a new mapset with GRASS in QGIS

When I try to create a New Mapset with the GRASS plugin in QGIS I get an error or the program crashes. QGIS 2.6.1 (32-bit install, Win7). QGIS crashes completely when clicking "Finish" in the New ...
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Rotation matrix in the EPSG

I use Proj4j for a WebGIS and I have to create a new ESPG. I tried on QGIS to convert coordinates from a local system (in Greece) to a world coordinates system. First, I have to do a 2D ...
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How to get rid of lines within merged poligons?

Sometimes, when I merge polygons there are still some lines showing within them (see screenshot). How can I get rid of them?
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Identify tool and highlighting behaviour in QGIS 2.6

I have a problem with the identify tool in QGIS 2.6. Somehow the object highlighting doesn't go off when i click on another object with the identify tool in QGIS. In earlier versions, when you ...
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Extract from a linestring layer, groups of linestrings to a multilinestring objects layer

I've got a linestring layer with thousands of linestrings. I want to extract groups of linestrings to individual multilinestring objects. In the following picture you can see a part of the layer ...
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QGIS and arcmap compatibility in image georeferencing

I have georeferenced an image in QGIS but when I imported it to arcmap 10.0 it saying "In consistent extent". Any one know how to solve it?
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Current field of view specific legends in QGIS

Is it possible to make QGIS generate a legend that is based only on the field visible in composer? There was a ticket marked as resolved 5months ago with this question but it doesnt divulge the ...
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Worldfile incorrect? Puzzler: all resources supplied!

Trying to manually create a worldfile for gif images of surface currents supplied by the navy here. I have QGIS and am decent at using it but the world file tool is failing without error on me (even ...
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QGIS Merged Layers/ Cannot Find Windows “minidump” to Restore Past version off Dropbox

I've copied a layer style and was playing around with the display of a point layer when QGIS Valmiera 2.2 crashed. A recently-created polygon layers attributes are now appearing in the place of ...
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Unable to change the fonts of the legend in QGIS 2.8

I'm running QGIS 2.8.0-Wien on my Ubuntu box and came across odd behaviour of print composer. When adding a legend - I'm unable to change the font size of the title and items. Bizarrely - in the ...
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Measuring Sinuosity of Walking Paths

I'm currently working on a project that examines the movement of consumers through different kinds of retail spaces in Central Asia – namely, bazaars versus supermarkets. I've equipped dozens of ...
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SAGA installation in QGIS 2.8 linux

I install QGIS 2.8 in debian (linux) through nightly jessie (qgis testing) and I see that SAGA is not in processing toolbox, so I install saga gis software but still it doesn't appear in processing. ...
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Layout points along a line at varying distances

I am new to QGIS, and have some minor experience with ArcGIS. I am trying to lay out sewer taps (connections) along existing sewer main lines in QGIS, from old construction notebooks. The lines run ...
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How to create a syntesis map ( eg. climatic vulnerability) in Qgis [duplicate]

My final goal is to create a synthesis map of climatic vulnerabilities composed by different thematic variable with different weights. I would like to ask for support for the following issues: For ...
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Error adding MrSID raster layer to QGIS for Mac OS X 10.10.2 (Yosemite)

I want to add a MrSID layer to QGIS (version 2.6.1) with a computer running Mac OS X Yosemite. I installed QGIS through macports from the terminal and all python packages through macports, as well. I ...
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How to calculate “water accumulated in each cell” using QGis?

I create channel network and catchment area from a DEM with SAGA GIS. I know that flow is starting from a cell to an other cell. Firstly, a cell is filled with water and then it is starting to flow ...
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How to make a bivariate colour ramp with QGIS, R or similar?

Many recent maps I have seen have these neat two-way color gradients that can be used to color correlations between continuous estimates. Here is an example taken from a recent publication (Source: ...
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How to get a layer by name in PyQGIS?

I have a plugin which finds buffer for list of cities, provided the distance. The state and city names are taken from the attribute table and gets filtered accordingly. What I want is My plugin should ...
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Representation of precipitation data

I have an excel sheet of precipitation data of each month of some districts. I have also the shapefiles of these districts. How can I represent this data in these shapefiles.
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QGIS change raster tiles properties at once

I have a set of several raster tiles and I need to change the properties of each one, by setting up a transparency for instance. I have found no other solution but changing properties of each one at a ...
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How to edit the Oracle Versioned Tables in QGIS? [on hold]

I Have Created a Version for one Table in Oracle Spatial, when i tried to edit and Attbributes in QGIS i am not able to save..
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Is it possible to enter start/stop points non-interactively in Road Graph plugin?

I need to find the shortest paths in a network of roads for many pairs of start/stop points. The Road Graph plugin in qgis allows me to interactively select a starting and ending point on a map, but ...
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QGIS moving the layer/all features using Vector Affine Transformation

I'm using QGIS to analyse some flight tracks which were produced using a different software. Now when they are on QGIS the reference point of everything is on 0,0 which is the aerodrome reference ...
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viewshed analysis QGIS

I'm trying to make a viewshed complemented Quamtun viewshed analysis in GIS, someone managed to do it? in my case not allow me to finish the process skips a misconception among other things tells me ...