Opened 12 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#1693 closed enhancement (fixed)

v.colors placeholder raster map naming option

Reported by: alf Owned by: hamish
Priority: normal Milestone: 6.4.4
Component: Shell Scripts Version: svn-develbranch6
Keywords: v.colors Cc: grass-dev@…
CPU: All Platform: All



for producing printproof maps (via in bash scripts) I would find useful to have the possibility, beside the -s flag, to specify the map name for the placeholder raster map of v.colors (placeholder=).

Current workaround I'm using is to parse v.colors stderr and grab the vcolors_* map name.


Alessandro Frigeri

Change History (4)

comment:1 by hamish, 12 years ago

Cc: grass-dev@… added
Component: VectorShell Scripts
CPU: UnspecifiedAll
Keywords: v.colors added
Owner: changed from grass-dev@… to hamish
Platform: UnspecifiedAll
Status: newassigned
Version: unspecifiedsvn-develbranch6


it sounds reasonable enough, I'll put it on my todo list for when I get back to civilization. keep in mind that using the raster is just a cheap work-around, hopefully we'll be able to do something a bit less hackish in grass7.


comment:2 by hamish, 11 years ago


Done in devbr6 with r55191. To be backported to 6.4.4 for further testing after the freeze.


comment:3 by hamish, 11 years ago


now backported to relbr64 with r57572.

I'm not sure if/how this is handled in trunk after the v.colors rewrite to C, but as far as 6.x goes the wish can be considered closed.

regards, Hamish

comment:4 by neteler, 8 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Closing since v.colors in G7 does not have a "placeholder" parameter.

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