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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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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/…
May
20
comment No tables listed in connection to MSSQL 2012 in QGIS
qgis.org/en/site/forusers/download.html Use the OSGeo4W installer, select Advanced, install qgis-dev-full or qgis-dev.
May
20
comment No tables listed in connection to MSSQL 2012 in QGIS
Are you able to try with latest dev version? I tweaked some things after 2.2 release.
May
20
comment No tables listed in connection to MSSQL 2012 in QGIS
Yes 2012 is supported. If you use the Add MSSQL layer dialog do the tables get listed?
May
16
comment QGIS integrated browser panel does not show qgs files
The browser panel in QGIS doesn't show .qgs yet.
May
11
awarded  Enlightened
May
11
awarded  Nice Answer
May
4
comment Looking for qml specification
We will be happy to accept a DTD if someone could write one.
May
3
comment Is it possible to change the style on a WMS layer using QGIS?
Of course. I was making the assumption that the OP was not the publisher.
May
3
answered Is it possible to change the style on a WMS layer using QGIS?
May
2
answered Use Python lists in Field Calculator?
May
2
comment Why does the next() method fail after the last record, using arcpy.da.SearchCursor?
If you need to get the length you need to run the cursor out and count. rows = list(cursor); print len(rows).
Apr
28
awarded  Notable Question
Apr
25
answered How to calculate distance in meter between QgsPoint objects in PyQgis?
Apr
25
comment How can I use pyqgis to automate a series of field calculations?
So it's just the update that you want to script?
Apr
25
answered How to populate a combobox with layers in TOC?
Apr
25
comment Why are there no more error messages after importing QGIS modules into python?
qgis.utils isn't really meant to be used by anyone expect QGIS itself.
Apr
23
comment Programmatically modify layer datasource on project save event (QGIS)
Yeah I would just use normal user name and passwords for this. Any other solution will be a hack.
Apr
20
comment QGIS Select by Expression
Try this: "GEOLHIST" IN ('Early Carboniferous to Early Permian', 'Early Permian')
Apr
17
comment Help opening GIS files
Looks like it's a single zip split over many files. 7 zip or winRAR can normally open those.