Feature request #6249

Print composer grid suitable only for large scale conformal projections

Added by marisn - over 11 years ago. Updated over 9 years ago.

Category:Map Composer/Printing
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:fixed/implemented
Easy fix?:No Copied to github as #:15556


Steps to reproduce:
  • Add some world data
  • Set project SRS to Stereographic (i.e. EPSG:3411)
  • Enable OTFR if necessary
  • In print composer add grid to map with step i.e. 500km
  • Observe how grid lines are just about anything except reality

Attachment contains print composer output in EPSG:3411. Black lines - drawn by print composer. Red grid - from shapefile generated with with GRASS v.mkgrid.

qgis_composer_grid_bug.png (224 KB) marisn -, 2012-08-24 09:58 PM


#1 Updated by Marco Hugentobler over 11 years ago

This is a feature request rather than a bug. The composer grid is currently always in output map units and distances.

#2 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 11 years ago

  • Tracker changed from Bug report to Feature request

#3 Updated by Pirmin Kalberer over 11 years ago

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

#4 Updated by Jürgen Fischer about 10 years ago

  • Category changed from 33 to Map Composer/Printing

#5 Updated by Nyall Dawson over 9 years ago

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

This is fixed in master.

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