[GRASS-dev] importing QGIS dbf table question

Markus Neteler neteler at osgeo.org
Mon Aug 27 15:01:07 PDT 2018

On Mon, Aug 27, 2018 at 9:07 PM Michael Barton <Michael.Barton at asu.edu> wrote:
> I’m recently having trouble importing the dbf table of a shape file (generated by QGIS) into GRASS 7.2 to 7.5. I get the error listed below. I don’t know if it is a bug I need to report or something wrong with the table. Has anyone else run into similar issues?
> SQLITE works fine on existing GRASS vectors. I just can’t import some shape files recently.

> v.import -o --overwrite input=/Users/cmbarton/Dropbox (ASU)/Conferences&Meetings/2018/EAA 2018/data/SP_NV_7_GIS_DATA/SP_NV_07_column_location.shp layer=SP_NV_07_column_location
> Over-riding projection check
> Check if OGR layer <SP_NV_07_column_location> contains polygons...
> WARNING: Vector map <SP_NV_07_column_location> already exists and will be overwritten
> dyld: Library not loaded: @rpath/libncurses.6.dylib
>   Referenced from: /Applications/GRASS-7.2.2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/libsqlite3.0.dylib
>   Reason: image not found
> dbmi: Protocol error
> WARNING: Unable to start driver <sqlite>

I see two issues:
- libncurses missing or not found
- libsqlite3 missing: image not found

Maybe a system update brought in troubles?


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