SpatiaLite is a spatial extension to SQLite, providing vector geodatabase functionality.

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How to drop a table in spatialite that starts with a certain string?

I am using spatialite (v4.2.0) on a Windows 7 (64bit) PC. I need a way to drop a specific table that always begins with "_old" from my database. The file may not be in the database in the first ...
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How to save multiple layers from QGIS to a Spatialite db?

I thought I had asked this before but I can't find any trace of it. Each time I save a layer from QGIS as a spatialite it insists on creating a new db ( if you select a existing db you are asked ...
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How to create non-duplicate lines between all selected points in Spatialite?

There is a nice answer for the similar question for PostGIS. I tried to adapt it for my case where I need to connect all points from a point layer, but unfortunately I get duplicate geometries: lines ...
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Spatialite WITH clause issue

I've encountered an issue: when I try to execute in Spatialite_GUI query that contains WITH clause I get SQL error: near "with": syntax error. Also WITH unlike SELECT and other keywords is not ...
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Sqlite insert java.sql.SQLException: [SQLITE_ERROR] SQL error or missing database (no such column: SRID)

I'm trying to connect to two DBs and then copy tables by inserting rows from one table to another through java using JDBC. I'm using sqlite-jdbc-3.7.2.jar plugin.The setup is in Eclipse Luna. I'm ...
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Only my geometry layers are exported from spatialite to postgis

I have a spatialite database (v4.1.1 / SQlite v3.7.17) consisting of one geometry table and several attribute tables linked to the geometry table by foreign keys. I want to export all tables to a ...
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QGIS “Fill Ring” tool error on SpatiaLite DB?

I´m try Fill Ring tool on a SpatiaLite DB and I get a error on the Primary Key. The Primary Key is integer auto increment. When I insert the ring and try to save editing I receive error message ...
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How can I reproject a layer in a spatialite database

I'm writing an android mobile application and, for performance reasons, I want to reproject my layers to match the basemap's projection. Is there a command to do that?
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Explicitly close a OGR result object from a call to ExecuteSQL

How can I explicitly close/release the result of an ExecuteSQL statement when querying a Spatialite database with OGR via Python? I have a simple query to return the SRID of a dataset. This works as ...
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Spatialite error: obsolete libspatialite

I am learning to use QGIS with the QGIS training manual (from the QGIS website). One of the excercises is to load vector data from a database (ch 3.1.3 in case you have the manual). When I try to do ...
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How do I link OGR with spatialite?

Problem & Evidence: I'm trying to create a spatialite file with the code snippet below. However the outDataSource object gets assigned NoneType and all subsequent (unshown) code fails. I'm ...
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Layer with custom UI not working properly

I have a problem with QGIS 2.4 when introducing layers with a custom UI. More precisely, widgets such as CheckBoxes are not recognised as such (appear as Text Edit in Attributes) and the corresponding ...
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How to rename ogr2ogr tables on export to Spatialite?

I'm exporting data from PostGIS to Spatialite using ogr2ogr. The export is working properly, except I need to be able to rename the tables that are being exported. Here's the command I'm using: ...
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Loading SQLite extensions in QGIS

I have an extension which can be loaded in SQLite using the load_extension function. It would be useful for me if I could load it in QGIS to use in queries made via Database Manager. The Python ...
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A global, grid-like projection for creating heatmaps

I'm putting together an application where I need to create a vector grid which will be used to store and display a heatmap. It has the following requirements: Can cover the entire planet. The vast ...
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Moving SpatiaLite Table into PostgreSQL using ogr2ogr?

How can I move a Spatialite table from a Spatialite db to a PostgreSQL db using ogr2ogr?
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Is there a way to add an autoincrementing primary key field to an existing spatialite table/layer?

I know that I can add a new column to a spatialite table either through the Database Manager (Edit Table – Add Column) or through the Attribute Table – Field Calculator (create new field) but I don´t ...
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Get DE-9IM matrix in spatialite?

Is there a way to get the DE-9IM matrix between two geometries in a Spatialite function, analogous to the st_relate() function in PostGIS? (I find it very helpful to spatially join using intersect() ...
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Is there an equivalent to ST_Rotate in spatialite?

I'd like to do some arbitrary rotation of spatial objects in spatialite (accessed through QGIS). In PostGIS I'd use something like: ... SELECT geom AS ST_Rotate(geom, radians, originX, originY) Is ...
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Can't install pyspatialite with python3 and sqlite3

I can't install pyspatialite. When I try it gives me this error: pip install pyspatialite Downloading/unpacking pyspatialite Could not find a version that satisfies the requirement pyspatialite (from ...
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Exporting spatialite view to shapefile from QGIS modifies the original data types

We have a spatialite .sqlite database where we have views which are nicely rendered by QGis, with all the symbols and everything!! There are integer fields on the view which are based on fields of ...
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PyQGis - Working with Spatialite

I wrote a Vector layer to a spatialite file/db using the dedicated API tool, using valid driver names supported formats by OGR. When connecting to that db, I can't retrieve properly the geometry ...
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Is it possible to decrease detail level (decrease file size) in Spatialite OSM export?

I currently use Spatialite exports from OSM data (together with Google maps like styles by Underdark) which are very useful for me as the files are easily portable with the project and I do not need ...
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problem merging polygons based on a column value - using Spatialite

edit: as I am unfamiliar with any tools I decided to try my luck with PostGis. I imported my data. and executed the query : create merged as select delomrade_code, st_union(geometry) from grunnkrets ...
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SetFeature creates infinite loop when updating sqlite feature using OGR

when using the SQLite driver in python - setting a feature after changing an attribute field value creates an infinite loop on the first record. the same code works fine if i substitute the sqlite ...
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Incorrect display of national characters from Spatialite in QGIS, Windows

I used this tutorial by Underdark (thanks much :-) ) to convert my area of interest from OSM file (whole Czech Republic downloaded from Geofabrik.de server). Used OSGEO4W shell (saying "GDAL 1.11.0, ...
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What causes this error when loading plugin

After installing pyspatialite on my Mac two plugins fail to load with this error:: This plugin is broken invalid literal for int() with base 10: '2-spatialite' I am fairly sure that the offending ...
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Does QGIS automatically use spatialite spatial indexes?

When you write a query in spatialite you have to manually join your query to the spatial index for that index to be used to speed up the query. When QGIS displays data does it take advantage of any ...
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Formula to know if LINE intersects with MBR

I have a table with four columns: SRC_X, SRC_Y, DST_X, DST_Y. (SRC_X,SRCY) have position of the start point of a LINE, (DST_X, DST_Y) have position of the end POINT of a LINE. I know there are ...
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Know if MBR contains any POINT of LINESTRING

I have a table with a Geometry column. This column only has LINESTRING. This LINESTRING only has two POINTS. If i have a MBR, i need to know which of LINESTRING of my Table has some of its POINTS ...
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Performance issue with SQLite + Spatialite + C#

I am having a performance issue with SQLite database (.db) which extends to SPATIALITE I am trying to update Geometry of 1,00,000 records in database (.db) which taking around 50 minutes. Too much ...
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How to define which columns in a Spatialite database are the latitude and longitude?

I have imported a CSV containing points with coordinates specified in columns named Latitude and Longitude. How do tell spatialite that these columns are the coordinates of of my points?
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What is format of Natural Earth SQLite database GEOMETRY column?

I need to extract coordinates of polygon boundary points in order to draw a map in my application. Does anyone know what is format of "GEOMETRY" column in this database? It doesn't look like .SHP ...
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PtDistWithin() with Geometry from query

I'm trying to run two Spatialite queries in Python — the first one picks a single point from a table, and the second tries to find all points that are within a given distance of it. So my queries look ...
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BuildCircleMbr with 1km of accuracy - spatialite

I want to create a Circle MBR in spatialite of 1km for example from lat/lon in WGS84 I use BuildCircleMBR but i am not able to generate this well. My query SELECT BuildCircleMbr(40.0,-4.0,1, 1000) ...
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Find position of a character within a string in Spatialite

I have a bunch of data generated as a .dbf by ArcMap that I imported in Spatialite for processing. One of the columns (text data) is of critical importance since it contains the ID of a point and a ...
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Problem loading spatialite extension with sqlite3 Python connector

I am trying to load the Spaltialite extension using SQLite3 python module. I am getting the following error when I run my script. EOFError: [Errno 10054] An existing connection was forcibly closed ...
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pyspatialite, cannot update geometry

I'm trying to update geometry column with pyspatialite but it returns error: spatialite.dbapi2.IntegrityError: mypoints.the_geom violates Geometry constraint [geom-type or SRID not allowed] My ...
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TatukGIS SQLite Spatial vs. Spatialite

I must apologize in advance, I'm just getting into GIS and trying to figure things out. I have an SQLite spatial database that I'm pretty sure was created in TatukGIS. I've tried to open it in QGIS ...
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How to overlay polygons that are in the same layer

I need to INTERSECT many polygons that are in the same layer. Actually each polygons from my layer represent an area of influence from one specific bird species. Since I used to use ArcMap, I found ...
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Combining MS Office with GIS

I would like to incorporate MS Office into my GIS program. I have been using QGIS and was wondering if this would be possible? I am trying to create a one stop shop for my staff to be able to ...
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no viewable feature when creating line with ogr in python

the python code below produces the expected line shapefile viewable in QGIS import os from osgeo import ogr drv=ogr.GetDriverByName('ESRI Shapefile') if os.path.exists('test.shp'): ...
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Configuring spatialite database access for Python 2.6.6

I'm working on a GIS project, and I would like to implement and test some geo-spatial algorithms in Python. For this purpose, I will not only need sqlite, but also spatialite, in order to store and ...
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ST_Within from centroid of geometry

I am looking at doing a spatial query where I can find when the center of one feature falls within another. For example, when the center (centroid) of a building falls within a grid tile. I know I can ...
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Error Loading spatialite extension in .NET Project using System.Data.SQLite

I am trying to use Spatialite in a .NET application using the System.Data.SQLite provider. I have tried to load 'libspatialite-4.dll' but an error happens when I call function ...
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Count gaps between polygon in spatialite

I have a database (.db) with a table that contains thousands of polygons containing id and geometry. I like a query that can get me the 'number of errors where there are gaps between polygons". How ...
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geos_ts_c.cpp + spatialite Error

select distance(T1.Geom,T2.Geom) as Distance, T1.POI_ID, T2.LINK_ID from temp1 as T1, temp2 as T2 where T1.POI_ID = T2.POI_ID AND Distance < 100 temp1 having point geometry temp2 having line ...
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How to move point in Spatialite Layer through manual entry of X/Y coordinates?

My Spatialite Database (Point Layer) looks like this (arch_locations.sqlite) Fields: pkuid short_ID name geometry X Y The field "X" and"Y" I added later (after first creation of DB) using the ...
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How to add columns with x/y data to Spatialite Layer? [closed]

I´m new here and I am also quite new at working with QGIS. My Spatialite Database looks like this (arch_locations.sqlite) Fields: pkuid short_ID name geometry I´d also like to have two additional ...
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How can I get the set of points (cloud) that are a given distance in SpatiaLite?

I have a set of points and need to get the groups of points that are within a distance x. Ie, determining the point clouds that are up to the distance x from each other. Any help would be ...