Feature request #16844

New node tool - allow to batch select vertices between two points

Added by Regis Haubourg about 4 years ago. Updated over 3 years ago.

Assignee:Martin Dobias
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:fixed/implemented
Easy fix?:No Copied to github as #:24743


Selecting vertices with the new node tool can be made using a clic and drag rectangle and shift / ctrl modifier keys.
For big geometries, allowing to select all vertices between two places would be a big enhancement. Mapinfo has such a behavior.

Ergonomy still needs discussions, it could be:

- additional modifier keys to select first and second point + a key to change the rotation direction for polygons
- add a contextual menu with documented actions ( display node editor / select first point / select last point) . This has the advantage of letting user see the key shortcuts and learn them more easily.


#1 Updated by Martin Dobias over 3 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed/implemented
  • Status changed from Open to Closed

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