[Qgis-developer] QgsPythonRunner and multiline command

Tim Sutton lists at linfiniti.com
Thu Mar 29 02:17:06 EDT 2012


On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 2:29 AM, Giuseppe Sucameli
<brush.tyler at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Tim,
> On Wed, Mar 28, 2012 at 9:45 PM, Tim Sutton <lists at linfiniti.com> wrote:
>> Multiline python support in actions would be nice
> good to know you like it.
>> a work around I guess you can import a module and execute
>> a function in it passing action params to it.
> That's a possible work around, but creating a new file is very
> annoying when you want to write only few lines of code.
> In addition a user can find difficulty in loading a module,
> especially if they don't know how to correctly setup python to
> find their modules.
> Obviously using python in actions requires some knowledge (e.g.
> to know python syntax), but users usually search and adapt a
> working script.
> Sometimes puts more python commands in just one line of
> code can require more skills than compile QGis on Windows
> w/o getting dependencies from OSGeo4W :)

haha agreed



> Cheers!
> --
> Giuseppe Sucameli

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