1

Is there a package to call QGIS functions directly from R? Is rPython the best alternative?

3
  • 1
    Do you have a specific QGIS function you could give as an example? I'm actually hard-pressed to think of anything QGIS can do that can't be done with native R packages...
    – Spacedman
    Commented Dec 9, 2015 at 16:53
  • The intersection, spatial request, spatial join and union are really more efficient on QGIS. It's more a question of performance than ability.
    – Wraf
    Commented Dec 10, 2015 at 14:27
  • 1
    That supposed gain might be lost by rPython converting everything to JSON and back, but it would be a start. A representative example would help with any comparison in finding the best way.
    – Spacedman
    Commented Dec 10, 2015 at 15:05

0

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.