Bug report #12123

Impossible to interactively rotate point features when rule-based renderer is used

Added by Andreas Neumann over 9 years ago. Updated almost 9 years ago.

Affected QGIS version:2.6.0 Regression?:No
Operating System:All Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:20317


I have a point layer where the point symbols should be interactively rotateable.

There is a rotation tool in the "Advanced digitizing" toolbar. This tool works fine if the simple, categorized or Graduated renderer is used - but fails to work in conjunction with the rule-based renderer.

Part of the problem is, that with the rule-based renderer I can only set the rotation in the data-defined settings - and not, like with the other renderers, with the "Advanced" -> "Rotation field" setting at the bottom right of the style dialogue.

I'd really like to be able to also interactively rotate symbols styled with the rule-based renderer.

Associated revisions

Revision 933069dc
Added by Nyall Dawson almost 9 years ago

Improve point rotation tool support for renderers to allow use
with rule based renderer

fixes #12917, #12123 and refs #5001


#1 Updated by Andreas Neumann over 9 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 2.8 to Future Release - High Priority
  • Priority changed from High to Normal

Settings this to "normal" priority. After discussing this with Martin we decided to revisit this in the next QGIS version - after the Oslandia work around the data-defined properties improvement (en mass mode) was introduced.

#2 Updated by Nyall Dawson almost 9 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Closed

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