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bio website nathanw.net
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Technical Consultant/QGIS Specialist at Digital Mapping Solutions. Passionate and enjoy spreading "the good news" about using open source GIS :)

QGIS, PostGIS and Python are my current weapons of choice.

Current Projects:


Apr
27
revised suitable column Data-type for geojson data storage and processign in PostGis
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Apr
24
revised How to call QGIS modules (qgis.core) from python idle as I can call arcpy
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Apr
24
comment QGIS Rule Based Rendering
This is a good solution. Nice and generic which is cool. Turn it into a function and you could walk a tree to make all the rules
Apr
24
comment How can a QGIS user plugin reflect the events of UI?
Please don't use the old connect method, it's pretty gross. Use new style self.widget.activated.connect(self.function)
Apr
22
comment Python error in search cursor function
You file path is wrong. You will need to fix that before it will work.
Apr
18
comment Tablets with QGIS data collection in the field + image capture?
For 1. see edit, and 2. of course that is the whole point of it. Follow this: roam-docs.readthedocs.org/en/latest/admin-guide/projectadmin
Apr
18
revised Tablets with QGIS data collection in the field + image capture?
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Apr
18
revised Tablets with QGIS data collection in the field + image capture?
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Apr
18
revised Tablets with QGIS data collection in the field + image capture?
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Apr
18
answered Tablets with QGIS data collection in the field + image capture?
Apr
15
answered How to make the toolbar icon visible in the target machine without changing the path
Apr
14
comment QGIS - Python errors not reporting to Python Console
Standalone is fine but the OP is writing plugins.
Apr
14
comment QGIS - Python errors not reporting to Python Console
Not sure I would do that because QGIS uses that to hook the exceptions to show other errors. A better option to dump logging information to the log window and not use the Python console.
Apr
10
answered How to open a layer in QGIS from another application?
Apr
9
answered Is it possible to write a pyQt5 plugin for QGIS 2.8?
Apr
9
awarded  Enlightened
Apr
9
awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
8
answered Getting Intra-Maps roam to interface with internal GPS
Apr
8
comment How to add a legend to a canvas in a standalone PyQGIS application?
I was going to answer this the other day then I though 'nah @gcarrillo will get it :P'
Apr
6
comment Buffer Csv gets repeated when more than one feature is selected in mapcanvas in PYQGIS
Here is a quick refactor. I know you didn't ask for that but I find it normally helps to find issues gist.github.com/NathanW2/4de348da41113dbeba03