Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#6246 closed (fixed)

gis: ogrinspect: AttributeError when the spatial reference system is undefined in the data source

Reported by: jos3ph Owned by: jbronn
Component: GIS Version: gis
Severity: Keywords: gis ogrinspect gdal
Cc: Triage Stage: Accepted
Has patch: yes Needs documentation: no
Needs tests: no Patch needs improvement: no
Easy pickings: UI/UX:


Calling ogrinspect() without an explicit srid and with a data source that does not have a spatial reference system defined causes an AttributeError exception.

If the srid is explicitly given, no error occurs. However, since the code gives srid_str a value if srid is None, I'm assuming that an AttributeError should be caught and the srid_str given the same value as if srid were None.

I think this is may be similar to a previous issue I asked about on the django-user mailing list:

which jbronn fixed in [6916].

The following IPython session, which is also pasted at, is using the shapefile from Note that [2] works with an explicit srid, while [3] fails:

In [1]: from django.contrib.gis.utils.ogrinspect import *

In [2]: print ogrinspect('st99_d00.shp', 'State', srid='-1')
# This is an auto-generated Django model module created by ogrinspect.
from django.contrib.gis.db import models

class State(models.Model):
    area = models.DecimalField(max_digits=20, decimal_places=5)
    perimeter = models.DecimalField(max_digits=20, decimal_places=5)
    st99_d00_field = models.IntegerField()
    st99_d00_i = models.IntegerField()
    state = models.CharField(max_length=2)
    name = models.CharField(max_length=90)
    lsad = models.CharField(max_length=2)
    region = models.CharField(max_length=1)
    division = models.CharField(max_length=1)
    lsad_trans = models.CharField(max_length=50)
    geom = models.PolygonField(srid=-1)
    objects = models.GeoManager()

In [3]: ogrinspect('st99_d00.shp', 'State')
exceptions.AttributeError                            Traceback (most recent call last)

/home/joe/foss4g/<ipython console> 

/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/django/contrib/gis/utils/ in ogrinspect(*args, **kwargs)
     60     Note: This routine calls the _ogrinspect() helper to do the heavy lifting.
     61     """
---> 62     return '\n'.join(s for s in _ogrinspect(*args, **kwargs))
     64 def _ogrinspect(data_source, model_name, geom_name='geom', layer_key=0, srid=None):

/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/django/contrib/gis/utils/ in <generator expression>([outmost-iterable])
     60     Note: This routine calls the _ogrinspect() helper to do the heavy lifting.
     61     """
---> 62     return '\n'.join(s for s in _ogrinspect(*args, **kwargs))
     64 def _ogrinspect(data_source, model_name, geom_name='geom', layer_key=0, srid=None):

/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/django/contrib/gis/utils/ in _ogrinspect(data_source, model_name, geom_name, layer_key, srid)
    111     # Setting up the SRID parameter string.
    112     if srid is None:
--> 113         srid = layer.srs.srid
    114         if srid is None:
    115             srid_str = 'srid=-1'

AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'srid'

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Change History (3)

Changed 8 years ago by jos3ph

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by jbronn

  • Keywords gdal added
  • Needs documentation unset
  • Needs tests unset
  • Owner changed from nobody to jbronn
  • Patch needs improvement unset
  • Triage Stage changed from Unreviewed to Accepted

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by jbronn

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

(In [6966]) gis: Fixed #6246 (Thanks jos3ph); removed unnecessary commented debugging code.

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