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QgsPluginLayer Class Reference

Base class for plugin layers. More...

#include <qgspluginlayer.h>

Inheritance diagram for QgsPluginLayer:
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Public Member Functions

 QgsPluginLayer (const QString &layerType, const QString &layerName=QString())
 
virtual QgsLegendSymbologyList legendSymbologyItems (QSize iconSize)
 return a list of symbology items for the legend (defult implementation returns nothing) More...
 
QString pluginLayerType ()
 Return plugin layer type (the same as used in QgsPluginLayerRegistry) More...
 
void setExtent (const QgsRectangle &extent) override
 Set extent of the layer. More...
 
void setSource (const QString &source)
 Set source string. More...
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from QgsMapLayer
 QgsMapLayer (QgsMapLayer::LayerType type=VectorLayer, const QString &name=QString::null, const QString &source=QString::null)
 Constructor for QgsMapLayer. More...
 
virtual ~QgsMapLayer ()
 
QString abstract () const
 Returns the abstract of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QString attribution () const
 Returns the attribution of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QString attributionUrl () const
 Returns the attribution URL of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QPainter::CompositionMode blendMode () const
 Returns the current blending mode for a layer. More...
 
virtual QgsMapLayerRenderercreateMapRenderer (QgsRenderContext &rendererContext)=0
 Return new instance of QgsMapLayerRenderer that will be used for rendering of given context. More...
 
QgsCoordinateReferenceSystem crs () const
 Returns the layer's spatial reference system. More...
 
QVariant customProperty (const QString &value, const QVariant &defaultValue=QVariant()) const
 Read a custom property from layer. More...
 
QString dataUrl () const
 Returns the DataUrl of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QString dataUrlFormat () const
 Returns the DataUrl format of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
virtual QgsError error () const
 Get current status error. More...
 
virtual void exportNamedStyle (QDomDocument &doc, QString &errorMsg) const
 Export the properties of this layer as named style in a QDomDocument. More...
 
virtual void exportSldStyle (QDomDocument &doc, QString &errorMsg) const
 Export the properties of this layer as SLD style in a QDomDocument. More...
 
virtual QgsRectangle extent () const
 Returns the extent of the layer. More...
 
bool hasScaleBasedVisibility () const
 Returns whether scale based visibility is enabled for the layer. More...
 
QString id () const
 Returns the layer's unique ID, which is used to access this layer from QgsMapLayerRegistry. More...
 
virtual bool importNamedStyle (QDomDocument &doc, QString &errorMsg)
 Import the properties of this layer from a QDomDocument. More...
 
virtual bool isEditable () const
 Returns true if the layer can be edited. More...
 
bool isInScaleRange (double scale) const
 Tests whether the layer should be visible at the specified scale. More...
 
virtual bool isSpatial () const
 Returns true if the layer is considered a spatial layer, ie it has some form of geometry associated with it. More...
 
bool isValid () const
 Return the status of the layer. More...
 
QString keywordList () const
 Returns the keyword list of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QgsMapLayerLegendlegend () const
 Can be null. More...
 
QString legendUrl () const
 
QString legendUrlFormat () const
 
virtual QString loadDefaultStyle (bool &resultFlag)
 Retrieve the default style for this layer if one exists (either as a .qml file on disk or as a record in the users style table in their personal qgis.db) More...
 
virtual QString loadNamedStyle (const QString &uri, bool &resultFlag)
 Retrieve a named style for this layer if one exists (either as a .qml file on disk or as a record in the users style table in their personal qgis.db) More...
 
virtual bool loadNamedStyleFromDb (const QString &db, const QString &uri, QString &qml)
 Retrieve a named style for this layer from a sqlite database. More...
 
virtual QString loadSldStyle (const QString &uri, bool &resultFlag)
 Attempts to style the layer using the formatting from an SLD type file. More...
 
double maximumScale () const
 Returns the maximum scale denominator at which the layer is visible. More...
 
QString metadataUrl () const
 Returns the metadata URL of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QString metadataUrlFormat () const
 Returns the metadata format of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QString metadataUrlType () const
 Returns the metadata type of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
double minimumScale () const
 Returns the minimum scale denominator at which the layer is visible. More...
 
QString name () const
 Returns the display name of the layer. More...
 
QString originalName () const
 Returns the original name of the layer. More...
 
QString publicSource () const
 Gets a version of the internal layer definition that has sensitive bits removed (for example, the password). More...
 
bool readLayerXml (const QDomElement &layerElement)
 Sets state from Dom document. More...
 
bool readOnly () const
 Returns if this layer is read only. More...
 
virtual bool readSld (const QDomNode &node, QString &errorMessage)
 
virtual bool readStyle (const QDomNode &node, QString &errorMessage)
 Read the style for the current layer from the Dom node supplied. More...
 
virtual bool readSymbology (const QDomNode &node, QString &errorMessage)=0
 Read the symbology for the current layer from the Dom node supplied. More...
 
virtual void reload ()
 Synchronises with changes in the datasource. More...
 
void removeCustomProperty (const QString &key)
 Remove a custom property from layer. More...
 
virtual QString saveDefaultStyle (bool &resultFlag)
 Save the properties of this layer as the default style (either as a .qml file on disk or as a record in the users style table in their personal qgis.db) More...
 
virtual QString saveNamedStyle (const QString &uri, bool &resultFlag)
 Save the properties of this layer as a named style (either as a .qml file on disk or as a record in the users style table in their personal qgis.db) More...
 
virtual QString saveSldStyle (const QString &uri, bool &resultFlag) const
 Saves the properties of this layer to an SLD format file. More...
 
void setAbstract (const QString &abstract)
 Sets the abstract of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
void setAttribution (const QString &attrib)
 Sets the attribution of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
void setAttributionUrl (const QString &attribUrl)
 Sets the attribution URL of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
void setBlendMode (QPainter::CompositionMode blendMode)
 Set the blending mode used for rendering a layer. More...
 
void setCrs (const QgsCoordinateReferenceSystem &srs, bool emitSignal=true)
 Sets layer's spatial reference system. More...
 
void setCustomProperty (const QString &key, const QVariant &value)
 Set a custom property for layer. More...
 
void setDataUrl (const QString &dataUrl)
 Sets the DataUrl of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
void setDataUrlFormat (const QString &dataUrlFormat)
 Sets the DataUrl format of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
void setKeywordList (const QString &keywords)
 Sets the keyword list of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
virtual void setLayerOrder (const QStringList &layers)
 Reorders the previously selected sublayers of this layer from bottom to top. More...
 
void setLegend (QgsMapLayerLegend *legend)
 Assign a legend controller to the map layer. More...
 
void setLegendUrl (const QString &legendUrl)
 
void setLegendUrlFormat (const QString &legendUrlFormat)
 
void setMetadataUrl (const QString &metaUrl)
 Sets the metadata URL of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
void setMetadataUrlFormat (const QString &metaUrlFormat)
 Sets the metadata format of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
void setMetadataUrlType (const QString &metaUrlType)
 Set the metadata type of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request MetadataUrlType indicates the standard to which the metadata complies. More...
 
void setName (const QString &name)
 Set the display name of the layer. More...
 
void setShortName (const QString &shortName)
 Sets the short name of the layer used by QGIS Server to identify the layer. More...
 
virtual void setSubLayerVisibility (const QString &name, bool visible)
 Set the visibility of the given sublayer name. More...
 
void setTitle (const QString &title)
 Sets the title of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QString shortName () const
 Returns the short name of the layer used by QGIS Server to identify the layer. More...
 
QString source () const
 Returns the source for the layer. More...
 
QgsMapLayerStyleManagerstyleManager () const
 Get access to the layer's style manager. More...
 
virtual QString styleURI () const
 Retrieve the style URI for this layer (either as a .qml file on disk or as a record in the users style table in their personal qgis.db) More...
 
virtual QStringList subLayers () const
 Returns the sublayers of this layer. More...
 
QString title () const
 Returns the title of the layer used by QGIS Server in GetCapabilities request. More...
 
QgsMapLayer::LayerType type () const
 Returns the type of the layer. More...
 
QUndoStack * undoStack ()
 Return pointer to layer's undo stack. More...
 
QUndoStack * undoStackStyles ()
 Return pointer to layer's style undo stack. More...
 
bool writeLayerXml (QDomElement &layerElement, QDomDocument &document, const QString &relativeBasePath=QString::null) const
 Stores state in Dom node. More...
 
virtual bool writeStyle (QDomNode &node, QDomDocument &doc, QString &errorMessage) const
 Write just the style information for the layer into the document. More...
 
virtual bool writeSymbology (QDomNode &node, QDomDocument &doc, QString &errorMessage) const =0
 Write the symbology for the layer into the docment provided. More...
 

Protected Attributes

QString mPluginLayerType
 
- Protected Attributes inherited from QgsMapLayer
QString mAbstract
 Description of the layer. More...
 
QString mAttribution
 Attribution of the layer. More...
 
QString mAttributionUrl
 
QString mDataSource
 Data source description string, varies by layer type. More...
 
QString mDataUrl
 DataUrl of the layer. More...
 
QString mDataUrlFormat
 
QSet< QgsMapLayerDependencymDependencies
 List of layers that may modify this layer on modification. More...
 
QgsError mError
 Error. More...
 
QgsRectangle mExtent
 Extent of the layer. More...
 
QString mKeywordList
 
QString mLayerName
 Name of the layer - used for display. More...
 
QString mLayerOrigName
 Original name of the layer. More...
 
QString mLegendUrl
 WMS legend. More...
 
QString mLegendUrlFormat
 
QString mMetadataUrl
 MetadataUrl of the layer. More...
 
QString mMetadataUrlFormat
 
QString mMetadataUrlType
 
QString mShortName
 
QString mTitle
 
bool mValid
 Indicates if the layer is valid and can be drawn. More...
 

Additional Inherited Members

- Public Types inherited from QgsMapLayer
enum  LayerType { VectorLayer, RasterLayer, PluginLayer }
 Types of layers that can be added to a map. More...
 
- Public Slots inherited from QgsMapLayer
virtual QSet< QgsMapLayerDependencydependencies () const
 Gets the list of dependencies. More...
 
void emitStyleChanged ()
 Triggers an emission of the styleChanged() signal. More...
 
virtual void invalidTransformInput ()
 Event handler for when a coordinate transform fails due to bad vertex error. More...
 
virtual QString metadata () const
 Obtain Metadata for this layer. More...
 
virtual bool setDependencies (const QSet< QgsMapLayerDependency > &layers)
 Sets the list of dependencies. More...
 
void setMaximumScale (double scale)
 Sets the maximum scale denominator at which the layer will be visible. More...
 
void setMinimumScale (double scale)
 Sets the minimum scale denominator at which the layer will be visible. More...
 
void setScaleBasedVisibility (const bool enabled)
 Sets whether scale based visibility is enabled for the layer. More...
 
virtual QDateTime timestamp () const
 Time stamp of data source in the moment when data/metadata were loaded by provider. More...
 
void triggerRepaint ()
 Will advice the map canvas (and any other interested party) that this layer requires to be repainted. More...
 
- Signals inherited from QgsMapLayer
void blendModeChanged (QPainter::CompositionMode blendMode)
 Signal emitted when the blend mode is changed, through QgsMapLayer::setBlendMode() More...
 
void configChanged ()
 Emitted whenever the configuration is changed. More...
 
void crsChanged ()
 Emit a signal that layer's CRS has been reset. More...
 
void dataChanged ()
 Data of layer changed. More...
 
void dependenciesChanged ()
 Emitted when dependencies are changed. More...
 
void legendChanged ()
 Signal emitted when legend of the layer has changed. More...
 
void nameChanged ()
 Emitted when the name has been changed. More...
 
void recalculateExtents () const
 This is used to send a request that any mapcanvas using this layer update its extents. More...
 
void rendererChanged ()
 Signal emitted when renderer is changed. More...
 
void repaintRequested ()
 By emitting this signal the layer tells that either appearance or content have been changed and any view showing the rendered layer should refresh itself. More...
 
void statusChanged (const QString &status)
 Emit a signal with status (e.g. to be caught by QgisApp and display a msg on status bar) More...
 
void styleChanged ()
 Signal emitted whenever a change affects the layer's style. More...
 
- Static Public Member Functions inherited from QgsMapLayer
static QDomDocument asLayerDefinition (const QList< QgsMapLayer *> &layers, const QString &relativeBasePath=QString::null)
 Returns the given layer as a layer definition document Layer definitions store the data source as well as styling and custom properties. More...
 
static QString capitaliseLayerName (const QString &name)
 A convenience function to (un)capitalise the layer name. More...
 
static QList< QgsMapLayer * > fromLayerDefinition (QDomDocument &document, bool addToRegistry=false, bool addToLegend=false)
 Creates a new layer from a layer defininition document. More...
 
static QList< QgsMapLayer * > fromLayerDefinitionFile (const QString &qlrfile)
 
- Protected Member Functions inherited from QgsMapLayer
void appendError (const QgsErrorMessage &error)
 Add error message. More...
 
bool hasDependencyCycle (const QSet< QgsMapLayerDependency > &layers) const
 Checks whether a new set of dependencies will introduce a cycle. More...
 
void readCustomProperties (const QDomNode &layerNode, const QString &keyStartsWith="")
 Read custom properties from project file. More...
 
void readStyleManager (const QDomNode &layerNode)
 Read style manager's configuration (if any). To be called by subclasses. More...
 
virtual bool readXml (const QDomNode &layer_node)
 Called by readLayerXML(), used by children to read state specific to them from project files. More...
 
void setError (const QgsError &error)
 Set error message. More...
 
void setValid (bool valid)
 Set whether layer is valid or not - should be used in constructor. More...
 
void writeCustomProperties (QDomNode &layerNode, QDomDocument &doc) const
 Write custom properties to project file. More...
 
void writeStyleManager (QDomNode &layerNode, QDomDocument &doc) const
 Write style manager's configuration (if exists). To be called by subclasses. More...
 
virtual bool writeXml (QDomNode &layer_node, QDomDocument &document) const
 Called by writeLayerXML(), used by children to write state specific to them to project files. More...
 
- Properties inherited from QgsMapLayer
QString name
 Read property of QString layerName. More...
 

Detailed Description

Base class for plugin layers.

These can be implemented by plugins and registered in QgsPluginLayerRegistry.

In order to be readable from project files, they should set these attributes in layer DOM node: "type" = "plugin" "name" = "your_layer_type"

Definition at line 30 of file qgspluginlayer.h.

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

§ QgsPluginLayer()

QgsPluginLayer::QgsPluginLayer ( const QString &  layerType,
const QString &  layerName = QString() 
)

Definition at line 20 of file qgspluginlayer.cpp.

Member Function Documentation

§ legendSymbologyItems()

QgsLegendSymbologyList QgsPluginLayer::legendSymbologyItems ( QSize  iconSize)
virtual

return a list of symbology items for the legend (defult implementation returns nothing)

Note
Added in v2.1

Definition at line 42 of file qgspluginlayer.cpp.

§ pluginLayerType()

QString QgsPluginLayer::pluginLayerType ( )

Return plugin layer type (the same as used in QgsPluginLayerRegistry)

Definition at line 27 of file qgspluginlayer.cpp.

§ setExtent()

void QgsPluginLayer::setExtent ( const QgsRectangle extent)
overridevirtual

Set extent of the layer.

Reimplemented from QgsMapLayer.

Definition at line 32 of file qgspluginlayer.cpp.

§ setSource()

void QgsPluginLayer::setSource ( const QString &  source)

Set source string.

This is used for example in layer tree to show tooltip.

Note
added in 2.16

Definition at line 37 of file qgspluginlayer.cpp.

Member Data Documentation

§ mPluginLayerType

QString QgsPluginLayer::mPluginLayerType
protected

Definition at line 54 of file qgspluginlayer.h.


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