Bug report #2887
Large dbf file with export from postgis to shape
|Affected QGIS version:||master||Regression?:||No|
|Operating System:||Windows||Easy fix?:||No|
|Pull Request or Patch supplied:||No||Resolution:||end of life|
|Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:||No||Copied to github as #:||12947|
1. Open postgis table in qgis.
2. Save as shapefile
Same postgis table exported via pgsql2shp gives 4x smaller dbf file.
Does not happen with every dataset. It seems that the varchar fields are exported as textfield with length 255. Also some numeric fields are exported as text with length 21.
#7 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 2 years ago
- Resolution set to end of life
- Status changed from Open to Closed
End of life notice: QGIS 2.18 LTR