[Qgis-user] Add Delimited Text Layer plugin problem

Ricardo Filipe Soares Garcia da ricardo.garcia.silva at gmail.com
Sun May 17 17:17:00 EDT 2009


Hello Borys and all

I discovered the issue: my desired numeric attribute column has some
missing values.The Add Delimited Text Layer plugin behaves in such a
way that if any of the values are missing it will assume the data is
of type Text. This actually makes sense.

Thanks for your help


On Sun, May 17, 2009 at 10:03 PM, Ricardo Filipe Soares Garcia da
<ricardo.garcia.silva at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> I am using Ubuntu 8.10 with qgis 1.1.0
>
> the attachment shows a screenshot of what I get.
>
> Any clues on what could be the issue?
>
> On Sun, May 17, 2009 at 9:59 PM, Borys Jurgiel <borysiasty at aster.pl> wrote:
>> W sobota, 16 maja 2009 roku o godzinie 15:28:36 łaskaw(a) był(a) Pan(i) rzec:
>>> > Strange... Could you provide any sample data?
>>>
>>> Sure, I don't know if I can send attachments in this list, so just in
>>> case here it goes in plain text (just saving it as csv should do it)
>>>
>>> here it goes:
>>>
>>> concelho,nome,codigo,ambiente,influencia,northing,easting,pm10
>>> Almada,Laranjeiro,3083,Urbana,Fundo,188964,110815,19.98
>>> Barreiro,Lavradio,3055,Urbana,Industrial,189418,120323,18.87
>>> Loures,Loures,3085,Urbana,Fundo,207331,110394,25.53
>>> Sintra,Mem-Martins,3089,Urbana,Fundo,202641,94524,20.53
>>> Odivelas,Odivelas,3097,Urbana,Tráfego,204376,108863,16.52
>>> Lisboa,Olivais,3071,Urbana,Fundo,200726,115342,25.53
>>> Seixal,Paio Pires,3063,Suburbana,Fundo,184001,117431,61.23
>>> Setúbal,Quebedo,3094,Urbana,Tráfego,173378,134309,26.85
>>>
>>> This is a sample from some air pollution measurements, and I'm mostly
>>> interested in the column named pm10 (which should be a decimal number)
>>
>> Hmmm... I've saved it as csv and it works well for me. The last field is
>> floating point - see the attachement... What operating system do you use?
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