Bug report #13105
Rounding error in extreme classes when converting graduated to rule-based rendering
|Affected QGIS version:||2.10.0||Regression?:||No|
|Operating System:||Easy fix?:||No|
|Pull Request or Patch supplied:||No||Resolution:||end of life|
|Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:||No||Copied to github as #:||21170|
I stumble onto a small bug that can lead to geographic entities falling out of class bounds when converting from graduated renderer to rule-based renderer. The consequence is a visual absence on the canvas for those entities.
This seem to occur only when the mapped field have a higher number of decimal places than what the script which generate converted rules decide to store (my field have 15 places, the generated rule have only 6)I joined an example file an here are the steps to reproduce:
- Load the shapefile (UTF8)
- Set up a graduated style and do a classification on the field "idx_vielli"
- Apply to check that all entities are correctly rendered in canvas
- Go back to style and set it to rule-based, the classification is translated into rules
- Apply and notice that entities with minimum and maximum value disappear from the canvas
- Edit the generated rules and round boundary as following:
Remove 1 to the last digit of the lower bound of the lowest class
Add 1 to the last digit of the upper bound of the highest class
- Notice that all entities now show up correctly
Modify the script which convert graduated class into rules so that it apply a failsafe rounding on the lowest and highest class. This should be quick if one know where to look for.
Ensure that the conversion script never round boundary when converting from graduated class.
While better in theory this should be considered carefully as it could generate unknown side effects.
I tested this in a 2.6 QGis version and the bug is also present so bug-fixes should also be applied to LTR cause it seem pretty old.
Thank you in advance for taking this into consideration!
#3 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 1 year ago
- Resolution set to end of life
- Status changed from Open to Closed
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