From Underdark: New QGIS Symbol Packages

Check out this post by Underdark about two sets of new QGIS symbol packages with series of simple fill symbols based on ColorBrewer. Create work!

Style manager (QGIS 1.9) with the series with 7 diverging classes, based on ColorBrewer
Style manager (QGIS 1.9) with the series with 7 diverging classes, based on ColorBrewer
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From attribute table to QGIS style file – step 1

I have a large number of GRASS vector layers with in the attribute table a RGB column defining the colours of the corresponding mapping units. Unfortunately, unlike GRASS, QGIS does not offer the option to to set colours from an RGB column. The feature has been requested before, but it isn’t implemented (yet).

Edit: Since writing of this post, the feature has been implemented; see this post and this post on gis.stackexchange.com

As an alternative, I want to create a R script that takes the RGB values from the attribute tables and uses this to create a QGIS style file (qml file). Continue reading “From attribute table to QGIS style file – step 1”