Bug report #14620

Vector buffer and File creation error

Added by Ben Cohen about 8 years ago. Updated almost 8 years ago.

Affected QGIS version:2.14.0 Regression?:No
Operating System: Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:not reproducable
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:22586


When I attempt to create a vector buffer using the Geoprocessing tools, I get an error stating "No output created. File creation error: creation of layer failed (OGR error:Failed to open Shapefile 'c:...."

I have write access to the directory. Running v2.14.0 Essen
Windows 10



#1 Updated by Alexander Bruy about 8 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Feedback

Which plugin do you use: fTools or processing? Does it works in Processing, in fTools? Do you have enough space on disk? Does your file path contains non-ASCII characters? Are there any messages in QGIS message log? Does it works with other files?

#2 Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 8 years ago

  • Category set to Vectors

also please attach a sample dataset.

#3 Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 8 years ago

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

closing for lack of feedback, please reopen if necessary.

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