[gdal-dev] Adding labels / specifying styles

Benoît Laurent blaurent at heurisis.eu
Fri May 3 05:51:24 PDT 2013

> It is true, but not the whole truth. GDAL does understand certain kind of
> attributes as drawing styles, see http://www.gdal.org/ogr/ogr_feature_style.html
> However, I am not sure if QGIS can utilize them automatically.
I tried to use OGR but failed until now :-(. I can specify a style in my 
c++ code but it is ignored when opening the shapefiles with QGIS.

This post 
suggests that QGIS don't care about OGR styles. The post is 1 year old. 
The issue may have been treated since ?


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