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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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Jun
8
answered Can I use a QGIS geometry in a Python PostGIS query?
Jun
6
answered How to open QGIS using VBA?
Jun
4
answered Label all features of shapefile with PyQGIS
Jun
4
comment Label all features of shapefile with PyQGIS
Yes as in your are making a application that runs out side of QGIS.
Jun
4
comment Label all features of shapefile with PyQGIS
Standalone app or a plugin?
Jun
2
comment How to join data in postgis tables to form layer with subset of attributes
Did you try DB Manager?
May
30
awarded  Notable Question
May
29
comment style creation in QGIS
This will work in a lot of older QGIS versions too. It's been there for a long while.
May
29
comment How to connect two line ends in QGIS without resorting to other software?
Are the end points snapped?
May
26
comment How to set pen width of rivers based on scalerank attribute (QGis 2.2)?
How many scale ranks do you have?
May
26
comment QGIS API changes from 2.0 to 2.2
This is a bug in 2.2. I will post the fix in a sec
May
25
revised Is there a way to use a variable in a rule-based style?
added 9 characters in body
May
25
answered Is there a way to use a variable in a rule-based style?
May
24
comment AttributeError: 'int' object has no attribute 'save'
It's nothing to do with the counter, it's the Con function returning a int for some reason. Do a type(outCon) to see what the return type is.
May
21
answered Can't get dataProvider object outside of QGIS python Interpreter
May
21
comment Can't get dataProvider object outside of QGIS python Interpreter
You need to do a few things before you can access layers. One of the main things it to initQGis with data providers
May
21
comment Combining MS Office with GIS
FYI There are efforts in the works to bring more powerful report generation into QGIS/
May
21
comment Combining MS Office with GIS
You can access Excel, Word, etc with it's COM API using Python. Have done in the past. It's not great but you can wrap up what you need and get going pretty well.
May
21
comment Combining MS Office with GIS
@Mapperz QGIS is written in C, C++, and Python ;)
May
21
comment No tables listed in connection to MSSQL 2012 in QGIS
There was a bug in the MSSQL driver with it not refreshing the connection node in the browser correctly. Fixed now. github.com/qgis/QGIS/commit/…