For anyone who would like to experiment with the plugins, please download the qgis-plugins-meshing Ubuntu package which is available in the following PPA:


(which depends on packages in ppa:ubuntugis/ppa)

Commands required:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntugis/ppa

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:meshing/release

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install qgis-plugins-meshing

If the final command fails, please download the package manually from this local copy of the qgis plugins package. and install with

sudo dpkg -i qgis-plugins-meshing_1.9_all.deb

Further information on the dependencies can be found in the meshing manual.

Resources for developers

The plugins are written in python. Essentially, eash plugin is a python package (see here for more information on python packages)

A Guide on developing Python Plug-ins is available at the QGIS Developing Python Plygins page. The PyQGIS Developer Cookbook page will also be usefull.

An overview of the prefferred template to be added here.



The plugin developers can be contacted via Adam Candy.