[Qgis-developer] Get rid of Shapefiles ! Go GeoJSON !

Stefan Keller sfkeller at gmail.com
Mon Nov 26 13:53:30 PST 2012


2012/11/26 haubourg <regis.haubourg at eau-adour-garonne.fr>:
> - shp is very loose on data types (text, integer, numeric + precision). This
> is good for newbies, bad for advanced users . In the opposite spatialite is
> more restrictive, so it can be more difficult to use for newcomers.

SQlite (Spatialite) is a database with data types which are as loose
as they can get!
What do you mean by saying Spatialite is more restrictive (than
shp/dbase data types)?


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