Bug report #12901

QGIS 2.8.2 in attribute table field calc fails with $x and $y

Added by ilaria marengo almost 9 years ago. Updated over 8 years ago.

Category:Field calculator
Affected QGIS version:2.8.2 Regression?:No
Operating System:windows 7 Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:not reproducable
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:20991


In the attribute table ready for editing, the field calculator is not calculating $x or $y. Instead of coordinates values it displays NULL. Issue occurs with all projections and with points and polygons features.


#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 9 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Feedback

Hi Ilaria,
I cannot confirm here on the same qgis version and platform. Could you please attach a sample of your data and/or try qgis master (you can install it with the osgeo4w installer). Thanks!

#2 Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 9 years ago

  • Category changed from Attribute table to Field calculator

#3 Updated by Martin Dobias almost 9 years ago

Note: $x and $y only work with point and multi-point geometries. Polygons are not supported and will return NULL

#4 Updated by Anita Graser over 8 years ago

  • Resolution set to not reproducable
  • Status changed from Feedback to Closed

Closing for lack of feedback.

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