Feature request #5249

No default Point geometry when creating a new Vector layer

Added by Richard Duivenvoorde about 5 years ago. Updated 23 days ago.

Status:Open
Priority:Normal
Assignee:-
Category:GUI
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Easy fix?:No

Description

Several times I have created a new Point layer (after setting 10 attributes) while what I wanted was to create a Polygon layer.

It would be nice if the create Vector layer dialog NOT choose a default geometry type Point for me, but would just complain when I try to create it without choosing one of the options.

ps this is an example of a PaperCut issue see https://issues.qgis.org/projects/quantum-gis/wiki/OneHundredPaperCuts

History

#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 5 years ago

  • Target version set to Version 2.0.0

#2 Updated by Pirmin Kalberer over 4 years ago

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

#3 Updated by Giovanni Manghi 23 days ago

  • Easy fix? set to No

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