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How can I do feature selection on WMS layer (added JSFiddle example)

I have WMS layer with roads serverd from Geoserver (MS SQL View Layer) http://jsfiddle.net/Alophind/5pSrJ/ I want the user to be able to click on a line and "highlight" it , set it selected so he ...
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javascript function to search all OpenLayers vector features covering a pixel

I have an OpenLayers map that draws features in a vector layer. The features are selectable and have a popup on select. Unfortunately in a lot of cases the features overlap so it can be impossible to ...
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Cannot register a Feature dataset

I am having an issue trying to register a dataset, and being able to edit a featureclass within it. I am new to SDE so please bear with my explanation. I read online you cannot register a feature ...
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OpenLayers create marker (feature with icon) from WKT

I have a point object WKT. Like this: POINT (25.04568 48.221548). Also I have an icon in my project folder. My goal is to show on a map an icon that represents a feature. Can it be just a normal ...
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How can I turn islands into individual features in QGIS?

I have what seems like a pretty straightforward task in QGIS: I have a shapefile that, in some cases, groups multiple separate landmasses into a single feature. For example, the Hawaiian islands are ...
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Calculating distance to a feature from a reference line

I have multiple shapefiles, each containing a coastline for a specific year. I want to calculate the perpendicular distance to the shoreline from a fixed vertical reference line. Please recommend me ...
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ArcObjects snipped to Select all Features currently visible on the ArcMap screen (ActiveView)

I guess I have to get the extent of the ActiveView and then use it to perform a spatial search. Is that the proper way to do it? Please share the code snipped if you have any. Thanks.
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How does Mapnik Map Similar Features to Images

General Problem I want to be able to select all nodes inside of a bounding box that have similar properties. A good example would be: Map features that represent vegetaion. In other words: Basically ...
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How to copy selected (targeted) features to new shapefile using ArcPy?

I'm trying to copy specific attribute table rows from one shapefile to a new shapefile that will contain only the specified rows in its attribute table, that is, if a field GDP_TOP10 = 1. I'm using ...
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Why new feature disappears when editing polygon?

I try to create internal polygon within existing polygon. After I created a ring, I add a new feature inside the ring. Suddenly, this new feature disappears. I confirmed that this feature went to the ...
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Adding feature object to PostGIS feature type from GeoServer

I am trying to set up a system that will post feature objects periodically to a PostGIS db and display them via GeoServer and OpenLayers on a web site. Is it possible to add the new feature objects to ...
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Having trouble selecting polygon from existing layer (using OpenLayers.Control.SelectFeature)

I am hoping someone can point me in the right direction. I am not a programmer, so that is my first roadblock. ha The problem: I have an existing polygon layer and I am trying to select one of the ...
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Display list of OpenLayers Features which are currently visible on screen

I have an OpenLayers map a few thousand Points of Interest. These POIs are Vector Features rendered in a Vector Layer. We are loading the POIs once in order to minimize load on the server. Next to ...
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What's the difference between “Copy Features” and “Feature Class to Feature class”

I have a feature class within a feature dataset in a FGDB, and I need a copy of it in another FGDB. In ArcGIS 10.1, I've used the "Copy Features" tool, and it looks to be the same (according to the ...
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Openlayers: Bind Text with feature (Outside Map in a Div)

I'm using OpenLayers to show routes on a map. These routes are loaded from JSON and I'm using a Vector Layer to get it onto the map - works great. Now I want to Display all features in a div outside ...
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How to “Merge Selected Features” with python?

I have been looking for the answer to this question for some time now, but can't seem to find it! My problem is straight forward: I have one layer It contains lots of features (only polygons), say ...
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problem creating and editing features at extent edges

I'm in the process of creating a polyline feature layer of tectonic plates. I'm working with WGS-84 reference system, which means the extent is +-180 in lon, and +-90 in lat. In order to create the ...
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How to obtain the center of Vector layer created using WFS query?

I created a vector GML layer using a WFS query with a filter. The layer renders fine . However, the layer does not appear to have any features associated with it (layer.features.length is 0 ) I need ...
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Changin features' pointRadius based on the current zoom level

I need to have my features change their pointRadius based on the current Zoom level. My questions are: Would it be possible to use Rule Based Styling techniques to overcome the problem? If yes, it ...
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Diff operation in PostGIS/Geotools

What is the best way to perform a diff operation on Postgis features/tables or Geotools objects? Are there any automatic methods I can use? If not, what would be the optimal way to implement your own ...
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Error 001143 and Error 99999 when using Locate Features Along Routes in ArcGIS10.1

Oddly, what I need to do has worked for about half of my data but not the rest. I'm trying to use the Locate Features Along Routes tool in ArcGIS10.1. I have a smaller polyline layer as the input ...
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Feature Layer Selections

I'm new to arcgis and arcpy, so some of my lingo and terminology may be off. I have a script that takes a feature layer as an ainput. From there I want to be able to count the number of selections in ...
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how to change color of feature to mark it as recently modified with openlayers

I am developing a crowd sourced app using openlayers. after user clicks an feature, a popup form is displayed. After clicking the save button, the data is used in processing which takes some time so ...
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How to cluster features based on their proximity?

I have around 500 features (Forests) that I want to cluster based on their proximity, and then work with those clusters. I only have the ID, and shape area of those features. How can I cluster them?
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How to Count Features in a Feature Type in FME?

I am reading around 120 spatial tables in FME. I would like to export a spreadsheet or CSV using FME that contains the feature name (table name) and the number of records in that table. So far, I've ...
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ArcGIS Server 10.1 - Cached tiles cut off features

I have a, ArcGIS MapServer with cached tiles. The problem I ran into is, that the features which are next to the MapServers extent are cut off. The image below should explain the issue. The blue line ...
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Extract polygon from several FC in one process

I've built a polygon and used Clip (Analysis Tools) in order to extract information from several FC that intersect the polygon. Of course, I used the clip tool for each feature class. My boss wants a ...
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How to get all selected features from a specific feature class in C#

I am looking for a way to get all selected features from a map which belongs to a specific feature class (shape file, geo database,…). To be more specific and to give you a real case for my ...
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Openlayers remove previously drawn polygon on starting to draw next one

Objective: At any point of time there SHOULD only be zero/one polygon(s) on a vector layer with a polygon control. I need the previous polygon to be removed as soon as user starts drawing the first ...
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OpenLayers Zoom To Feature Help

I have been struggling with something for a while that I figured would be simple. I have a WMS layer with many (millions) polygon features. This is a PostGIS layer (WMS). Each polygon has an ID in an ...
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How to abort a layer event in Openlayers

I have a problem ( How to stop features to redraw unwillingly in OpenLayers ) that might be solved by aborting the beforefeatureremoved or beforefeaturesremoved event. What I would like to to is to ...
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How to stop features to redraw unwillingly in OpenLayers

I have a problem where when editing features from a wfs vector layer. After some changes are made to the geometry, the feature redraws itself and the changes are lost. Usually the problem occurs more ...
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Is there a way to perform zonal statistics-like operations with feature zone data without doing feature-to-raster transformation?

I want to use zonal statistics on Chinese counties (which can be very small) from a fairly coarse (0.5 degree) raster grid. The problem with zonal statistics is that it returns a much smaller number ...
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How to fix the “The inserted Ring is not contained in a feature”?

I am trying to add a ring in a feature in a shapefile. This feature is a single part feature but has already a few rings. When I try to add the new ring, I have the error message : "The inserted Ring ...
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Server side clustering - cluster (feature) geometry

I am trying to implement server side clustering and show it using OpenLayers. I am using this good material as an example. As a clustering result, a get some list of features, some of them are ...
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How to set the holeModifier on OpenLayers.Control.DrawFeature to always be active?

I would like to create a button "draw a hole" taht uses by default the holeModifier functionality but the user dont need to press the cttrlBtn. The "standard" way I guess, would be to create a way of ...
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how to check if a wms layer has no features

I've been searching the net for a couple of days to find a way, how to check if a wms layer has no features... Let me explain I'm using openLayers/geoserver/postgis. I'm using a cql_filter to search ...
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Openlayers Vector Feature Popup

im trying to create a popup in Openlayers that would open when someone clicks a marker. And the marker is setup like this: new OpenLayers.Feature.Vector() and not with the ordinary marker layer. The ...
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QGIS equivalent to “Features to Line” ArcGIS tool

I have a python script in Arc10 that uses the features to line tool. I however don't have the license to run it. I was wondering if there is a Qgis tool or process that would essentially do the same ...
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Cannot reselect polygon after modify

I've got various vector layers on a OL map. On one layer I have a few draw controls. If I draw a polygon I can select it (the whole pop-up thing works). This also works for all the other features. ...
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Bug With Adding Multiple Controls for Selecting Features in OpenLayers

I am trying to add functionality to my WFS layer which will allow me to do: Hover over a point and display a tooltip with information about the feature Click on the point to zoom in on it I have ...
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OpenLayers make feature not clickable

I have defined an OpenLayers.Select.Control - I need only hoveron and hoverout events. I have implemented it using callbacks that and it works. But I need to disable just on feature clicking ...
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OpenLayers vector layer remove all features

I have a map (using OpenLayers) and a vector layer containing features(points). Sometimes I need to remove all features from the vector layer. When I use vectorLayer.removeAllFeatures() then it ...
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change style of newly drawn points

I've a vector layer with a bunch of draw controls on it. You can add polygons, points and you can modify polygon. Now I changed the style of the points so they have a nice pin-like image. But them I ...
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How to select features from different WFS layers?

I'm trying to select features from different WFS layers but unfortunatelly it doesn't works in my code. This is my code: var select = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Selection", {styleMap: new ...
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How to find out what features /tags are included in an .osm or .pbf file?

I would like to load osm data into a postgis (postgresql) database. In How to load OSM data into PostGIS preserving all Tags? there has been a solution posted: Download the OSM files (in .osm ...
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Length of Feature

I have a shapefile which renders a map. I want to calculate and preferably store length of each feature in the shapefile either using QGis or through programmatic means. What is the best way to get ...
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XML not getting convert into list of Feature Objects

I'm getting a following XML response: <wfs:FeatureCollection xmlns="http://www.opengis.net/wfs" xmlns:wfs="http://www.opengis.net/wfs" xmlns:Alexandria="http://www.opengeo.org/alexandria" ...
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How can I unselect a feature in Openlayers?

I am able to identify the selected features on my map using the following line: vector_layer.selectedFeatures I would like to be able to deselect this feature using a standalone function (not an ...
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ArcObjects bug in OID field duplication while duplicating feature class?

I have a shapefile with a column of type esriFieldTypeOID with the name FID and numbers from 0 to 5 (the first odd think is that ArcMap does not show a * next to the column name in the table view even ...