[Qgis-developer] RFC vector data providers handling

Jürgen E. Fischer jef at norbit.de
Sun Apr 20 19:43:28 EDT 2008

Hi Maciej,

On Mon, 21. Apr 2008 at 00:21:32 +0200, Maciej Sieczka wrote:
> >QgsSourceSelect would query a selected provider for a list of 
> >connections, offer to add, edit and remove connections and list 
> >vector layers available through the selected connection.  The 
> >available layers can then selected to be added to the map.
> Could it also let creating new / deleting existing layers?

Yes.  That could also be done.  The provider specific gui to create/edit
datasource could also offer option to create new layers - transparently
to everything else.

So the current option to create new shapefiles (via OGR) could also be
integrated into the provider.  IMHO another thing that's moved to right
place then.


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