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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.

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Sep
23
answered how to load the QGIS openlayers_plugin in standalone python script (not the QGIS embedded python console)
Sep
21
comment Is there touch screen support in QGIS for Windows?
Note in QGIS 2.6 this is now part of the normal pan tool. So it will be one tool instead of two.
Sep
18
comment How to get into the Python API of QGIS?
even layer.addFeature() if you want.
Sep
12
comment QGIS Plugin development version compatibility
You can build with Qt5 on linux but there isn't packages for that
Sep
12
comment What are the parameters for my connection QGIS
@ChrisR can add the image to this answer. It was here first.
Sep
11
comment What are the parameters for my connection QGIS
This is what a working one should look like i.imgur.com/8yc3x9G.png
Sep
11
comment Where/how to find ortophotos
It's in Web in 2.4
Sep
10
comment Is there a limitation on the numbers of layers that can be displayed in QGIS?
Does one of those layers have a bad geometry, I have seen that make the map stop rendering correctly. Not sure why but something to consider.
Sep
7
answered Georeferencing window won't open QGIS 2.4
Sep
3
comment Red x marks along lines after adding a length field?
No need to restart QGIS.
Sep
3
comment QGIS is locking the clipboard from other application? (SitesPlus)
Could you try and put something on the clipboard in QGIS e.g just copy a selected feature. Then try again.
Sep
3
comment QGIS is locking the clipboard from other application? (SitesPlus)
Strange. I have never seen something like that before.
Sep
2
comment What is GIS for Indigenous Peoples?
I don't think people are going to do your work for you. Answering away from here also isn't good for this site.
Sep
1
revised How to create equidistant points in QGIS?
added 136 characters in body
Sep
1
comment How to create equidistant points in QGIS?
Use the QChainage plugin. It does everything you need using the new API.
Aug
30
answered What's the reason for this Invalid Layer “Cannot open GDAL dataset …” error
Aug
20
comment Using Engineering symbols (*.svg) in QGIS?
Just note you can also add more SVG search paths in the Settings -> Options dialog so they will show up in the User Symbols section.
Aug
20
comment PyQGIS - Start/Stop Editing with data Provider - Commiting changes
For a start, don't do this vlayer.selectAll(). Just for feature in vlayer.getFeatures()
Aug
18
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Aug
18
comment Moving SpatiaLite Table into PostgreSQL using ogr2ogr?
No need to delete it. This kind of thing is fine on GIS.SE.