[GRASS-dev] v.in.ogr parameter displays as optional instead of required

Patton, Eric epatton at nrcan.gc.ca
Wed Oct 24 14:54:58 EDT 2007

Thanks for clearing that up Martin.

~ Eric.

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From: Martin Landa [mailto:landa.martin at gmail.com]
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To: Patton, Eric
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Subject: Re: [GRASS-dev] v.in.ogr parameter displays as optional instead of required

2007/10/24, Patton, Eric <epatton at nrcan.gc.ca>:
> In v.in.ogr, the output parameter shows as 'optional' in the gis.m gui (6.3.cvs), when it's actually required:
> $ v.in.ogr dsn=. type=point layer=Matthew_2007006_Nav_JD127_MinasChannel
> ERROR: Required parameter <output> not set
> Probably a simple swapping of words is all that's required?

Parameter 'output' is not required by default because of -l or -f
flag. It is required only if you are going to import data.


> ~ Eric.
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