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Disable feature fetching for symbol selector widget preview
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It's just too expensive for any remote provider, e.g. wfs, and
causes many ui lockups. Revisit when support for iterator
timeouts is more mature.
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nyalldawson committed Aug 16, 2018
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Expand Up @@ -253,11 +253,15 @@ QgsSymbolSelectorWidget::QgsSymbolSelectorWidget( QgsSymbol *symbol, QgsStyle *s
//get first feature from layer for previews
if ( mVectorLayer )
#if 0 // this is too expensive to do for many providers. TODO revisit when support for connection timeouts is complete across all providers
// short timeout for request - it doesn't really matter if we don't get the feature, and this call is blocking UI
QgsFeatureIterator it = mVectorLayer->getFeatures( QgsFeatureRequest().setLimit( 1 ).setConnectionTimeout( 100 ) );
it.nextFeature( mPreviewFeature );
mPreviewExpressionContext.appendScopes( QgsExpressionContextUtils::globalProjectLayerScopes( mVectorLayer ) );
#if 0
mPreviewExpressionContext.setFeature( mPreviewFeature );
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