[Qgis-developer] Auto increment field for shapefiles?

Paolo Cavallini cavallini at faunalia.it
Tue May 13 23:46:56 PDT 2014

Hi all.
I know this is a long standing issue. The current suggestion (adding $rownum) is
feasible, but cumbersome. Alternatives (spatialite, postgis, soon also gpkg) are
scaring for many. Are there any plans to implement it directly in shp?
All the best, and thanks.
Paolo Cavallini - www.faunalia.eu
Corsi QGIS e PostGIS: http://www.faunalia.eu/training.html

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