[QGIS-Developer] New plugin: Review / Procedure

Paolo Cavallini cavallini at faunalia.it
Fri Oct 4 22:22:10 PDT 2019

Hi Richard,

On 05/10/19 04:36, Richard Marsden wrote:

> Should I simply submit as say, v0.1, mark it experimental, and perhaps
> add some notes considering its early state.  Or should I put it on
> Github (where it will also probably end up anyway) and announce it
> here?  Or an alternative?

I would suggest the first option is the most effective.
> The plugin is called OSMImporter and is intended to import layer(s) of
> features types from OpenStreetMap data. The original use case was to
> import a single Administration Boundary level (e.g. US counties) into
> a multipolygon layer; but there are also options for railways, water;
> buildings. Roads, POIs, and Land-Use are still to be implemented - and
> more can be easily added.

what do you think are the limitation of the current OSM Downloader
plugin? In general I would advise towards improving the existing rather
than duplicating the functionality.

Paolo Cavallini - www.faunalia.eu

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