Feature request #1768

Symbology of points does not change when editing point layer

Added by Giovanni Manghi over 7 years ago. Updated almost 3 years ago.

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Category:Symbology
Target version:Future Release - Nice to have
Platform:Debian Resolution:wontfix
Platform version: Pull Request or Patch supplied:No
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Description

When editing lines and polygons nodes become circles.

When editing points the symbol remain the same (the one choose in the symbology tab) and this (for me) doesn't helps much selecting, moving, etc.

If I could choose I'd like to see the points become "X", like in grass editing of points.

History

Updated by Magnus Homann over 7 years ago

Points have no nodes, it's just a fetaure. You can't edit points with the same tool as you edit lines and polygons.

Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 7 years ago

Replying to [comment:1 homann]:

Points have no nodes, it's just a feature. You can't edit points with the same tool as you edit lines and polygons.

Hi,
ok, points are just features but I can still move them with both "move feature" and "move vertex" tools. Having a different symbology would help understanding what layer is actually being edited (I know that the icon in the legend changes, but this way would be more immediate) and if the cross symbol used it would help also placing in a new place the point with more accuracy.

Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 1.7.0 to Version 1.7.4

Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 1.7.4 to Version 2.0.0

Updated by Pirmin Kalberer over 4 years ago

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

Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 3 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Closed
  • Assigned to deleted (nobody -)
  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Pull Request or Patch supplied set to No

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