[Qgis-developer] Fields/attributes

Alex Mandel tech_dev at wildintellect.com
Thu Apr 25 17:50:24 PDT 2013

On 04/25/2013 05:39 PM, Nathan Woodrow wrote:
> Hey Chris,
> 1) I don't think there is any limit.  The name is just stored as a QString
> so anything it supports QGIS should too.

It only matters if you plan to export to certain data types, ie 
shapefiles have a quite short naming limit (based on the dbf 
limitations, 10 char I think). I would avoid spaces, underscores and 
other special characters too.


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