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How to configure tilecache on nginx

I am running a geodjango application with mapnik and tilecache. Currently tilecache is run on another server to decrease the load on the application server. The application server has nginx as the ...
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Polygon intersection with bounding box with polygon's holes intact

I am trying to serve GeoJSON FeatureCollection tiles with each feature's geometries trimmed to the tile boundary. I am working on a Leaflet plugin to re-assemble the geometries. It works by building ...
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GeoDjango: Find all points within radius?

I am working in GeoDjango (with a Django 1.7 and PostGIS 2.1.4 backend). I have a model with a PointField in my database and I am trying to find all items within 10km radius of a point. Here is my ...
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How to polygonize using GeoDjango and PostGIS?

The code of GeoDjango-1.9.2 contains reference to the function ST_Polygonize at: https://github.com/django/django/blob/master/django/contrib/gis/db/backends/postgis/operations.py#L132 But is it seems ...
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Using OpenLayers (with OpenStreetMaps) and PostGis for rendering data acquired from GPS tracking device?

I'm researching and planing to acquire data from GPS device and store them in postGIS database, then use geodjango to process/work them out and finally chart them on a map with OpenLayers. Will these ...
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GeoDjango - Find all locations within X miles of provided point using bounding box

I'm trying to implement some search functionality for a web app, and have run into an issue where I don't know the proper functions to execute this. Given a Point, a bounding_box database field with ...
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Update GeoDjango models from KML?

I'm working in Django 1.9 and Postgres 9.4 with PostGIS extensions. I have a KML file, and I want to use it to update my geo fields. This is my model: class PCT(models.Model): code = ...
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Geodjango- get the distance between 2 points

What I want to do is quite simple, I have 2 locations defined by gps coords, lat / long like returned by google maps: http://gmaps-samples.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/geocoder/singlegeocode.html I need ...
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GeoDjango: Insert geography coordinates and filter the nearest points, step by step

I would like to: Save pairs of srid 4326 (latitude, longitude) points in a PostGIS Geodjango 1.8 Database. (Maximum distance between the edge points: 2.000km) Given a srid 4326 (latitude, longitude) ...
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How to set coordinate dimensions in Django GDAL API?

The Django GDAL documentation for coord_dim says: coord_dim Returns or sets the coordinate dimension of this geometry. For example, the value would be 2 for two-dimensional geometries. But how do ...
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Geodjango with Geoserver and Openlayers

I am trying to teach my self Django and its spatial extension geoDjango. There is one thing, which is still a bit foggy in my mind. When using the trio: Postgis, geoserver, openlayers is perfectly ...
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GeoDjango with PostGIS: distance_lte filter is inaccurate

My view code (relevant part): location = self.GOOGLE_MAPS.geocode(lookup) if len(location): page = int(request.POST.get('page')) or 0 start = page * settings.PHOTOS_PER_BATCH end = (page ...
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Get LineString length in meters (Python, GEODjango)

In a Django model, I have a LineString field which holds GPS coordinates of a street route. I know that I the .length holds the length of the LineString, but I don't know what unit the returned value ...
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GeoDjango -How to store measurement data

Assume I have recorded the following values during a bike trip. One such dataset has been recorded every 5 seconds: timestamp, longitute, latitude, pulse rate, pedal frequency What is the best way ...
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Display WFS (GeoJSON) from GeoServer with OpenLayers on Django

I want to display point data from PostGis to my Django application. I created WFS service from GeoServer and want to display using OpenLayers. I went through many posts but none of them worked My ...
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Django/PostGIS: How to insert coordinates in PointField in EPSG:27700, and return EPSG:4236?

I am using Django 1.9 with PostGIS. I have input data that consists of British National Grid eastings and northings, and a table that looks like this: class Org(models.Model): name = ...
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GeoDjango - save two Point fields, one for geography and one for geometry

Most of the explanations I've read for geography and geometry seem to suggest that one must only use either geometry or geography, and that the only way to use both is to cast/convert between one and ...
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PostGIS Address model/schema industry standard?

Is there an industry standard or best practices for a database of Addresses? I've searched for examples of Address models, and all I've found are very barbaric models that have something like address ...
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GeoJSON properties not displaying in popup-leaflet GeoDjango

I want to show the markers in different colours based on column(rastervalues) values in leaflet. My geojson data is {'geojson': "[{'type': 'FeatureCollection', 'features': [{'type': 'Feature', 'ge ...
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Why is geography faster than geometry for distance calculations?

Intuitively, I thought geometry would be faster than geography distance calculations, but this says otherwise: ...
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GeoDjango, distance filter based on database column

I have a geodjango model with fields coverage = 10 * 1609.344 reference_point = Point(-72,45) #or some other lat lng class ServiceArea (geo_models.Model): center = ...
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Create a GEOSGeometry from a FeatureCollection in GeoDango

Is it possible create a GEOSGeometry from a FeatureCollection(GeoJSON)? For instance: GEOSGeometry(json.dumps(fc)) where: fc = { "type": "FeatureCollection", "features": [ { "type": "Feature", ...
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Failed to load resource: the server responded with a status of 404 (Not Found) Django while displaying geojson data on map

I'm getting the following error when I try to diplay geojson data on map. http://localhost:8000/geojson/%7B%22type%22:%22Point%22,%22coordinates%22:[76.996944,31.58]%7D Failed to load resource: the ...
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Display GeoJSON data on map using django-leaflet?

I want to display GeoJSON data on map in geodjango. When I use the below code only GeoJSON data like: { "type": "FeatureCollection", "features": [{ "type": "Feature", ...
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geojson data not rendering with openlayers in geodjango

map.html javascript code var map = new ol.Map({ layers: [ new ol.layer.Tile({ source: new ol.source.OSM() }) ], target: 'map', view: ...
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GeoDjango and PostGIS distance query efficiency concerns [closed]

For example, if I want a query that says "show me all houses within 50km from here and order them from nearest to furthest", these are the questions and concerns I have: Assuming we are using EC2 ...
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cross domain problem in geodjango for openlayers in django development server

I want to display geojson data on map in geodjango. Below is my code template/map.html (javascript code). only the map is loading but not the geojson data. Whwn I used debugger the url is gettin ...
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geojson data not getting displayed on map (Openlayers) in Geodjango

I have the following code models.py class PFT(models.Model): species=models.CharField(max_length=50) geom = models.PointField(srid=4326) objects=models.GeoManager() def ...
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How to dispay my PostgGIS geometry on the GeoDjango map widget?

I'm trying to display a custom map feature on a GeoDjango map. The geometry is a multipolygon stored in a PostGIS database backend. And I have trouble to find the correct piece of documentation that ...
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Is there an equivalent of GeoDjango for Flask or other Python web frameworks?

I have experimented with GeoDjango, but I think nobody would be surprised if I said there's quite a steep learning curve. I prefer Flask, which I also know much more than Django anyway, but I couldn't ...
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GeoDjango and Google Maps

I try to calculate distance between two cities and I'm in big confusion because the results are wrong. I have a model in geodjango like this: class Address(geo_models.Model): coordinates = ...
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How to display shape files stored in a database into a web page

I'm pretty new to geodjango and python in general. But I would like to display my shapefiles stored in my database into a web pages and present them in layers and retrieve certain information if a ...
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Using geomanager to query

I'm doing a project using the combination of GeoDjango & PostGIS & Openlayer so far, I've imported OSM data with osm2pqsql, done settings and I knew the data is constructed by ...
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Getting current geoposition coordinates in Python? [closed]

I want to get my current geographical address so that i can extract data from my database using address matching. I am using django. I know how to get coordinates in html 5 and address from ...
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Geodjango distance between two points appears incorrect

I want to show you something. I am using django+postgis and I am experiencing wrong distance values between two points. This is my model: class Location(models.Model): name = ...
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How to design model in Django using GeoDjango?

I am using Postgresql 9.0 and PostGIS 2.0. I am using Django 1.3 and GeoDjango. I have a model with id, latitude, longitude and placename. All the places are in the USA. My requirement is following: ...
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Geodjango read raster files

I am developing a web app in geodjango (django) framework but I need to import raster files. Is it possible a geodjango app read raster files from a directory? Thanks
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show polygon from database in browser in geodjango

I tried to retrieve the polygon which I saved into postgis database. (all polygons) Here is my code: models.py from django.contrib.gis.db import models class MyMap(models.Model): name = ...
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40k+ points from Shapefile, clustering them and populating on Google Maps/Webapp

I just started a new Python/Django webapp job related to GIS (and i'm totally new to GIS). Here is my task and what i have found so far, and i am stuck as to finding out what's the best way or the ...
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GeoDjango/PostGIS distance lookup not working

I'm building an api to make distance lookups using Django 1.8, GeoDjango, Django REST Framework and PostGIS. Locally I'm using PostGIS 2.1.7, my host (PythonAnywhere) uses 2.1.4... I'm not able to ...
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How do I set up a PostgreSQL database for use with PostGIS and GeoDjango?

The Django docs say to use createdb -T template_postgis geodjango but I already have a database set up. While trying to find out what this actually does and a way to apply it to an existing ...
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Django Postgis Distance from point

I have a point where the objcet is and another point for mylocation. I want to calculate the distance >> object_location <Point object at 0x7f9ceaac7be0> >> mylocation <Point ...
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How could I generate a CRS field inside the GeoJSON object created by Leaflet layer.toGeoJSON?

I'm using Leaflet to transform some drawn polygons to GeoJSON and send them to a backend. But the GeoJSON objects generated by layer.toGeoJSON are like this: { "type":"Feature", "properties":{}, ...
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Trouble Changing Paths for geospatial libraries

I am currently using Python 2.7, Django 1.8 and Windows 7. I am trying to set the Windows environment variables, as per the instructions here . When I try to do this using the Powershell, I get the ...
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Error in Load module in Geodjango

I am following this tutorial https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/1.8/ref/contrib/gis/tutorial/ and did layer mapping. And going along with documentation, I tried the below code from world import load ...
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GeoDjango and bug with bounding box query

Just some context first, I have a postgres database with PostGIS extension, running under a GeoDjango wrapper. I have a weird bug that hopefully someone can shed some light on. I'm running a query ...
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ImportError: cannot import name GEOSGeometry Django 1.7

I am a heroku newbie and I keep getting the said error whenever I try to sync db on heroku. I am using a hobby Dev instance which from this link shows that their is no support for PostGIS on the free ...
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Creating geodjango model with geometry field that can accept different projections

I am working on web application with GeoDjango and within the model (db table) RoadAxis I have geometry field or more precisely LineStringField where I need to store different polylines (road axis) ...
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GeoDjango Setup: Python 'GDALAllRegister' Attribute Error

I am trying to setup Geodjango 1.8 in a virtualenv with Python 2.7.9 (Win32). I have installed and setup Postgres/PostGis and have my Path setup to my OSGeo4W directory. I have also installed the ...
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how to custom geodjango admin

Here is what I do in django: class MyModel(models.Model): pass class MyModelAdmin(admin.ModelAdmin): pass admin.site.register(MyModel, MyModelAdmin) But with geodjango I have this: ...