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It seems that there isn't a plugin to perform the right-hand-rule on a layer or selected features. Can this be done by using some Python code? Is there a function that works in the same way as ST_ForceRHR?

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    Describe what that plugin would do. – user30184 Feb 12 '17 at 10:21
  • It should correct the direction of vertices: gis.stackexchange.com/a/227178/77061 – eclipsed_by_the_moon Feb 12 '17 at 11:01
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    I would guess that saving the layer would correct the direction. Winding rules in shapefiles and for example in GeoJSON are just opposite, though. What QGIS does internally may be yet another story. – user30184 Feb 12 '17 at 11:33
  • There are two interpretations about the round hand rule in GIS. Would you like to have outer rings clockwise or counterclockwise? – user30184 Feb 12 '17 at 11:36
  • Outer ring vertices should go clockwise and inner ring vertices should go counterclockwise. Scratch layers are not corrected automatically when saving edits. – eclipsed_by_the_moon Feb 12 '17 at 11:48

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