Adding a repository
The officially approved QGIS Resource Sharing repositories and their collections should be listed in the Settings tab when you have clicked the Reload Repositories button, as illustrated in the screenshot below.
You can add other repositories by clicking the
button and specify a Name for the repository (you are free to call
it whatever you like, as long as the name is unique) and its URL
(remember to use
https for github and similar repositories).
If authentication is needed to access the repository, Add the
If the repository is successfully added, you can now also see its
collections in the
All collections tab and install them from
The table below lists the types of repositories that can be added.
|GitHub||https://github.com/qgis/QGIS-Resources.git||Works only for GitHub public repositories|
|Bitbucket||https://bitbucket.org/gisuser/qgis-style-repo-useful.git||Works only for Bitbucket public repositories|
|File system||file:///home/gisuser/dev/repositories/qgis_resources||Pointing to the repository root in your local file system|
|HTTP(s) with zip collections||https://yourdomain.com/qgis/QGIS-Resources||Providing the base URL of the repository. Metadata must be available, with this URL: [base_url]/metadata.ini. The collections should be in [base_url]/collections/[collection_name].zip|
Adding a repository (and loading one or more of its collections)
means that a copy of the repository will be placed in the local file
resource_sharing/repositories in the QGIS user