[GRASS-user] Adding a point vector

Kurt Springs ferret_bard at mac.com
Fri Sep 23 16:01:26 EDT 2011


I'm using:
v.edit -n map=wedge_tomb at PERMANENT layer=1 type=point tool=add input=- coords=170402,374124

I used the command line in terminal.  It immediately said "100%" but it has yet to return the command prompt, indicating it has more to do.  How long should I wait?  Did I miss something?

On Sep 23, 2011, at 3:32 PM, Martin Landa wrote:

> Hi,
> 2011/9/23 Martin Landa <landa.martin at gmail.com>:
>> In this case if you don't define option `input` it reads stdin. It can
>> be confusing for the user. The correct usage is
> in r48434 <input> is required for `tool=add`, ie.
> v.edit -n map=x tool=add
> ERROR: Required parameter <input> not set
> * read file
> v.edit map=x tool=add input=<file>
> * read stdin
> v.edit map=x tool=add input=-
> Martin
> -- 
> Martin Landa <landa.martin gmail.com> * http://geo.fsv.cvut.cz/~landa

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