Feature request #4383

ftools: Improve how processes are handled

Added by Giovanni Manghi about 6 years ago. Updated 2 months ago.

Status:Closed
Priority:Normal
Assignee:cfarmer -
Category:Processing/QGIS
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:wontfix
Easy fix?:No

Description

See also #3810-6

The suggestion would be to improve them the same way as the gdal tools processes are handled: launching a process does not "block" qgis as it runs in the background, and a user can still work with the main program.

For large datasets this is a must.

History

#1 Updated by Alexander Bruy almost 6 years ago

Merge shapefiles to one, Simplify geometries, Densify geometries and Create spatial index tools now runs in separate thread and don't block QGIS main window (see commmits 48112cc1bc, ad1a4e2cde and 26528def45)

#2 Updated by Alexander Bruy almost 6 years ago

Split vector layer now also runs in separate thread (a00ef42a75)

#3 Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 6 years ago

  • Target version set to Version 1.7.4

#4 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 1.7.4 to Version 2.0.0

#5 Updated by Pirmin Kalberer about 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 2.0.0 to Future Release - Nice to have

#6 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Closed
  • Resolution set to wontfix

This would need to be implemented in Processing tools.

#7 Updated by Giovanni Manghi 6 months ago

The "ftools" category is being removed from the tracker, changing the category of this ticket to "Processing/QGIS" to not leave the category orphaned.

#8 Updated by Jürgen Fischer 2 months ago

  • Easy fix? set to No
  • Description updated (diff)

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