[Qgis-developer] Raster handling: possible enhancements?

Paolo Cavallini cavallini at faunalia.it
Mon Oct 19 07:35:19 PDT 2015

Il 19/10/2015 16:03, Niccolo' Marchi ha scritto:

> 1. within the clipping of a geotiff there's no (easy) option for
> compression? or why not using something like "clip with the same
> compression as input"?
> I think is not so friendly for users to add a code string in the process
> before launching it.
> 2. overviews/pyramids should be built separately and not directly when
> someone adds a layer? couldn't be helpful an arcgis-style panel asking
> you what you prefer?

Both suggestions make sense to me: there are cases in which you do not
want compression and pyramids, so we should leave it optional, but
having a sensible default seems a good suggestion.
IMHO it is worht the while to open two feature requests.
All the best.

Paolo Cavallini - www.faunalia.eu
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