Opened 10 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#2270 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Set NOT NULL constraint on the geometry column with '-N skip'

Reported by: francoisb Owned by: mcayland
Priority: medium Milestone:
Component: loader/dumper Version: 2.0.x
Keywords: Cc:

Description

The loader offers a command line option

-N skip

to skip features with null geometries. It would make sense the generated PostgreSQL table has a NOT NULL constraint set on the geometry column, since this is exactly what the user wants when specifying this option.

Change History (1)

comment:1 by robe, 10 years ago

Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

I don't agree. Often times I load in data with plan to add data later. I don't necessarily plan to load data with not null geometries since I sometimes add the attribute data first and then update from another table with a geometry. I see this as missplaced in -N skip (confusing doing too much when not asked for) and just as easy for a user to do themselves.

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