Bug report #9547

DXF does not load if file extension is missing

Added by Paolo Cavallini over 5 years ago. Updated over 4 years ago.

Status:Closed
Priority:Low
Assignee:-
Category:Data Provider
Affected QGIS version:master Regression?:No
Operating System: Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:invalid
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:18134

Description

See the attached file

test.zip (34.4 KB) Paolo Cavallini, 2014-02-12 10:30 PM


Related issues

Related to QGIS Application - Bug report #12929: XML file freezes QGIS 2.8.2/master Closed 2015-06-10

History

#1 Updated by Jürgen Fischer over 5 years ago

No file attached.

#2 Updated by Jürgen Fischer over 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Feedback

#3 Updated by Paolo Cavallini over 5 years ago

Oops, sorry. Here it is.

#4 Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 5 years ago

  • Affected QGIS version changed from 2.0.1 to master
  • Target version set to Future Release - Lower Priority
  • Status changed from Feedback to Open
  • Subject changed from DXF created with QGIS is not loaded back to DXF does not loads if file extension is missing

If the file has the extension it load correctly, if it does not then

Invalid Data Source: /home/giovanni/Desktop/test is not a valid or recognized data source

#5 Updated by Paolo Cavallini over 4 years ago

  • Subject changed from DXF does not loads if file extension is missing to DXF does not load if file extension is missing

#6 Updated by Jürgen Fischer over 4 years ago

  • Target version changed from Future Release - Lower Priority to Future Release - Nice to have
  • Resolution set to up/downstream
  • Priority changed from Normal to Low
$ ogrinfo test
Unable to open datasource `test' with the following drivers.
  -> ESRI Shapefile
[...]
  -> SXF
$ ogrinfo test.dxf
INFO: Open of `test.dxf'
      using driver `DXF' successful.
1: entities

Apparently a "problem" of the OGR driver.

#7 Updated by Paolo Cavallini over 4 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Closed
  • Resolution changed from up/downstream to invalid

Renaming the file solves the issue:

ogrinfo test.dxf 
INFO: Open of `/home/paolo/Scrivania/butta/qgis_test/test.dxf'
      using driver `DXF' successful.
1: entities

Forwarding it upstream.
Thanks.

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