Feature request #16047

Use the raster band names when available

Added by Michael Gajdus about 6 years ago. Updated over 4 years ago.

Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Easy fix?:No Copied to github as #:23962


It would be extremely useful if QGIS Desktop used the raster band names (when available) in, for example, the layer styling band selection and histogram menus. Perhaps a tick box in the general options.

Associated revisions

Revision b86f84ed
Added by AndrewAnnex over 4 years ago

Use raster band names in QGIS [FEATURE] [needs-docs]
  • fixes #16047
  • extracts band name info using gdalapi in QgsGdalProvider
  • added configuration option to allowing user to select band name behavior
  • currently 5 ways including current default behavior: #, name, name (#), # (name), _DIM_EXTRA metadata


#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 6 years ago

  • Easy fix? set to No

#2 Updated by Anonymous over 4 years ago

  • % Done changed from 0 to 100
  • Status changed from Open to Closed

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