Class: QgsProcessingParameterProviderConnection

class qgis.core.QgsProcessingParameterProviderConnection(name: str, description: str, provider: str, defaultValue: Any = None, optional: bool = False)

Bases: QgsProcessingParameterDefinition

Constructor for QgsProcessingParameterProviderConnection, for the specified provider type.

Warning

The provider must support the connection API methods in its QgsProviderMetadata implementation in order for the model to work correctly. This is only implemented for a subset of current data providers.

QgsProcessingParameterProviderConnection(QgsProcessingParameterProviderConnection)

A data provider connection parameter for processing algorithms, allowing users to select from available registered connections for a particular data provider.

QgsProcessingParameterProviderConnection should be evaluated by calling QgsProcessingAlgorithm.parameterAsConnectionName()

New in version 3.14.

Parameters
  • name (str) –

  • description (str) –

  • provider (str) –

  • defaultValue (Any = None) –

  • optional

asPythonString(self, outputType: QgsProcessing.PythonOutputType = QgsProcessing.PythonQgsProcessingAlgorithmSubclass) → str
Parameters

outputType (QgsProcessing.PythonOutputType = QgsProcessing.PythonQgsProcessingAlgorithmSubclass) –

Return type

str

asScriptCode(self) → str
Return type

str

checkValueIsAcceptable(self, input: Any, context: QgsProcessingContext = None) → bool
Parameters
Return type

bool

clone(self)QgsProcessingParameterDefinition
Return type

QgsProcessingParameterDefinition

fromScriptCode(name: str, description: str, isOptional: bool, definition: str)QgsProcessingParameterProviderConnection

Creates a new parameter using the definition from a script code.

Parameters
  • name (str) –

  • description (str) –

  • isOptional (bool) –

  • definition (str) –

Return type

QgsProcessingParameterProviderConnection

fromVariantMap(self, map: Dict[str, Any]) → bool
Parameters

map (Dict[str) –

Return type

bool

providerId(self) → str

Returns the ID of the provider associated with the connections.

See also

setProviderId()

Return type

str

setProviderId(self, provider: str)

Sets the ID of the provider associated with the connections.

See also

providerId()

Parameters

provider (str) –

toVariantMap(self) → Dict[str, Any]
Return type

Dict[str, Any]

type(self) → str
Return type

str

typeName() → str

Returns the type name for the parameter class.

Return type

str

valueAsPythonString(self, value: Any, context: QgsProcessingContext) → str
Parameters
Return type

str