[Qgis-developer] GDAL 2.1 can update Geojson files - What is missing in QGIS to edit GeoJSON files ?
kimaidou at gmail.com
Thu Jan 14 07:44:54 PST 2016
Thanks a lot Even (and Matthias) for your prompt answers, and for pointing
out the current limitations due to in-memory layer approach.
I am build GDAL trunk to make some tests with some data
2016-01-14 16:47 GMT+01:00 Even Rouault <even.rouault at spatialys.com>:
> Le jeudi 14 janvier 2016 16:38:43, Matthias Kuhn a écrit :
> > Hi Michaël
> > On 01/14/2016 04:18 PM, kimaidou wrote:
> > > Hi QGIS,
> > >
> > > I have read that GDAL can now update GeoJSON since version 2.1.0. See
> > > 
> > >
> > > If I build QGIS with GDAL 2.1, would I be able to edit the GeoJSON as
> > > I can for Shapefiles ? For the record, capabilities are defined here
> > >
> > > Perhaps the GDAL doc about "updating existing GeoJSON files" has a
> > > different meaning that the need raised by Even Rouault here 
> > >
> > > Or is the best approach to create a specific QGIS driver for GeoJSON ?
> > > I would try to propose a PR for this if this is the best way to go.
> > Giving GDAL 2.1 a try will be way less effort than implementing a
> > GeoJSON driver inside QGIS. And if there are things still left to be
> > fixed, it's probably better to fix things on the GDAL end since this way
> > the support for it is in a library shared by many FOSSGIS tools.
> > (Please note that this recommendation is only meant for non-database
> > providers. Feel free to propose a native GeoPackage driver ;) )
> Just curious to know what advantage a native GeoPackage driver would bring
> over the one in OGR ?
> > All the best
> Spatialys - Geospatial professional services
> Qgis-developer mailing list
> Qgis-developer at lists.osgeo.org
> List info: http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/qgis-developer
> Unsubscribe: http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/qgis-developer
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Qgis-developer