Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 2 – Volumes Creation

The second and third aspects of Qgis scripting used in the NZ Rail Maps Project are connected with Volume maps creation. In the Volumes website, static map images are used. Each static image is manually composed, by positioning the map in the composer layout window, and combining the selection of different layers, rotation and zoom… Continue reading Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 2 – Volumes Creation

Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 1 – WebMaps

Good evening. As part of the development of the NZ Rail Maps Project, recently custom Python scripting has been incorporated into the main window GUI and Composer / Layout to speed up processing of various aspects. This is summarised in different sections below. In order to create the content of the NZRM WebMaps site, various… Continue reading Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 1 – WebMaps

Google ditches another email service

Following last year when Google arbitrarily ditched email notification from Youtube, they have now notified that the Feedburner service will be changed, and in their words, “we will be turning down most non-core feed management features, including email subscriptions, at that time”. So as we read it, Google has summarily decided that email subscriptions are… Continue reading Google ditches another email service