Bug report #15028

Use GDAL C API only

Added by Even Rouault about 4 years ago. Updated over 3 years ago.

Status:Closed
Priority:Normal
Assignee:-
Category:Analysis library
Affected QGIS version:master Regression?:No
Operating System: Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:22975

Description

The heatmap plugin seems to be the only use in-tree of the GDAL C++ API. Skimming quickly through it, it seems it could be converted to using the C API only.

Associated revisions

Revision 18603665
Added by Jürgen Fischer about 4 years ago

heatmap plugin: port to C-API (fixes #15028)

History

#1 Updated by Matthias Kuhn about 4 years ago

What's the advantage of this?

#2 Updated by Even Rouault about 4 years ago

(Original discussion: https://lists.osgeo.org/pipermail/gdal-dev/2016-June/044586.html + https://lists.osgeo.org/pipermail/gdal-dev/2016-June/044589.html)

The GDAL C API/ABI is more stable than the C++ one. And from a design point of view, it would be best if the use of GDAL API by QGIS would be consistent through the code base

#3 Updated by Jürgen Fischer about 4 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Closed

#5 Updated by Jürgen Fischer about 4 years ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed

#6 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 3 years ago

  • Category changed from 114 to Analysis library

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