Class: QgsPluginLayerType

class qgis.core.QgsPluginLayerType

Bases: sip.wrapper

class for creating plugin specific layers

Methods

createLayer

Returns new layer of this type.

name

rtype

str

showLayerProperties

Show plugin layer properties dialog.

createLayer(self) → QgsPluginLayer

Returns new layer of this type. Return None on error

createLayer(self, uri: str) -> QgsPluginLayer Returns new layer of this type, using layer URI (specific to this plugin layer type). Return None on error.

New in version 2.10.

Return type

QgsPluginLayer

name(self) → str
Return type

str

showLayerProperties(self, layer: QgsPluginLayer) → bool

Show plugin layer properties dialog. Return False if the dialog cannot be shown.

Parameters

layer (QgsPluginLayer) –

Return type

bool