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Import KML file into GeoDjango

I'm trying to import a KML file into an existing GeoDjango app (using a Postgres 9.3 database). This is my Django model: class PCT(models.Model): code = models.CharField(max_length=3, ...
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Unable to create Polygon using Geodjango admin interface

I am new to GeoDjango. I have created Admin interface for my Model. It loads correctly. I am also able to draw the Polygon on map(At client side) but when I save It tells me Invalid input and throws ...
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What is the best strategy to add a custom constraint to a geo-django table?

What is the best strategy to add a custom constraint to a geo-django table? This is the corresponding sql-statement: ALTER TABLE my_table ADD CONSTRAINT enforce_valid_geom CHECK ...
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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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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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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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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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Can you rename the Django GeoManager object instance?

Is it possible to change the name of the GeoManager object from "objects" to something like "geo_objects"? The way I've done it in the code below is supposed to be the default way to configure your ...
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GeoDjango: Only numeric values of degree units are allowed on geographic DWithin queries

I'm trying to get N points within 5000 meters of a certain point. My database is Postgres(PostGis). I have a model like this: class Theatre(models.Model): geom = models.PointField(srid=4326, ...
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Django with arcpy 10.3: RasterDB.dll problem

I am working on a Django application and I need to be able to work with arcpy for geoprocessing. I have installed the Anaconda python distribution to use as the python for Django, because it has conda ...
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Can't get SRS from PostGIS using Proj4 text

I'm having a problem transforming a point from the Australian MGA UTM datum (eg MGA Zone 51 http://spatialreference.org/ref/epsg/28351/) to WGS84 using GeoDjango. I've narrowed that down to a problem ...
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geodjango difficulties with srid

I'm trying to make geodjango app. I'm using SQLite and SpatialLite. I want to add shops, and be able to sort them from closest to furthest from my location. When in my model I have: location = ...
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Create polygons enclosing same number of points on PostGIS

I have a geodatabase on Postgis with points representing customers, what i need is give a number of customers, lets say 100 and it need to generate polygons enclosing 100 clients each one. I only ...
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How to handle updates to pgRouting network in webmapping environment?

I'm building an application for a client of mine that will need to create routes in a PostgreSQL database. So far so good, but I need to support edits and changes to my network and I need to support ...
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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 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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Why is PostGIS query not using spatial index?

I am having an issue with a spatial query that is not making use of indexes. My schema is: CREATE TABLE geoplanet_place ( woeid integer NOT NULL, "name" character varying(300) NOT NULL, ...
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GeoDjango with MongoDB

Has anyone had experience successfully deploying GeoDjango with MongoDB? Is it possible? If so, how is it as simple as as installing the non-relational fork of Django and setting MongoDB as the ...
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Draw line overlays and center map

(Apologies if this is a trivial question; I'm completely new to the GIS world.) I have a dataset with start and end points of lines. Columns in the table are unique_line_id, line_start_point_lat, ...
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Spatialite in GeoDjango - “…they do not properly define db_type…”

I've started a new project and choose GeoDjango for it. Because I already developed with Django and sqlite as a DBMS and all worked perfectly fine for me, I found it a great option to use spatialite ...
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GEOS_ERROR: TopologyException: Input geom 1 is invalid: Self-intersection at or near point

I'm using GeoDjango (but I guess this is from the geos library). I have a set of polygons that compose a city surface and I want to merge them into a single one. The code looks like this: polygons = ...
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Python Geospatial Development Error

I'm working through some examples in the Python Geospatial Development book by Erik Westra. On page 439, about setting up a tile map server, he gives the following code for calculating a bounding ...
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Data interoperability json refresh

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 with the data interoperability extension. I am also building a web app using python, django and django-rest-framework. I'm building a json api that i can add to arcmap using ...
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OpenLayers dynamic map width inside Bootstrap tabs

I have the following layout, produced with Django and Bootsrap frameworks: some tabs with inside each one of them other 3 sub-tabs. In every first sub-tab I have an OpenLayers-2.13 map. This is what ...
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Read and Write data with Open Layers3

I'am currently using postGIS/geoDjango/OL3 I need the capability for a user to drop a point on the map, and store that in my database. When any user returns, that point will be shown on the map. ...
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Use Esri Geoservices REST as backend for Python web framework (Django?)

I would like to know if it's feasible to use an existing Python web framework such as Django/GeoDjango as a frontend to work with Esri's Geoservices REST API? I envision developing a database engine ...
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geoDjango point geom field

I can't figure out why the geom field is so long, I can't make heads or tails of the number either. Any help is appreciated
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Adding marker on a leaflet map

I'm very new to GIS and for learning I started with building a simple web app with GeoDjango. I am using dango-leaflet. Since I have a very limited knowledge I am facing many challenges. I'm trying to ...
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Getting “Points of LinearRing do not form a closed linestring”

I downloaded the data provided here as KML, exported to ESRI Shapefile format, checked it on QGIS and everything looked fine. Upon trying to use the layermapping utility of Geodjango I am getting ...
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Clustering the WGS84 point features (projection transformation aspects)

My question is quite trivial and was discussed many times before (like here) but in our case it has the confounding extra requirements... The list of sparsely distributed 2d point features is stored ...
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how to convert kml to wkt using geodjango or python?

in geodjango i found that i can use WKT to insert geometry such as: pnt = GEOSGeometry('POINT(5 23)') but it doesn't show how to do it if the data is KML, as my data is in kml format, so my plan is ...
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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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GeoDjango WebMapping Application Update

According to the below GIS.SE questions, GeoDjango was the preferred framework for creating simple and quick webmap applications. But these questions are now all 2-3 years old. Can we verify whether ...
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Can Polygons be generalized to MultiPolygons in GeoDjango?

I set up a model with models.PolygonField in geodjango, using postgres as database. I try to import shp into postgres. The problem is, shp (compiled with QGIS) mixes polygon and multipolygon, hence it ...
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Geodjango - trying to get points within a polygon

I'm going through the Geodjango tutorial and trying to implement in my own project - I have loaded data from a shapefile into my model/database and I have a separate model that has a PointField. I am ...
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GeoDjango order_by('distance') not working as expected?

Using GeoDjango, I am trying to sort a list of users based on the distance from a point. It does generate a list, but its not ordered by distance, though I specify that in my query. This is the query ...
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Python library or algorithm to generate arc geometry from three coordinate pairs?

I'm trying to write code to generate fixtures for a django/geodjango project. I need to generate geometry for arcs (line string) given three lat/long pairs; start of arc, end of arc and centre of arc. ...
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Geodjango render_to_kml Multipolygons - Can be fast or faster as WMS?

I am learning now geodjango. I made basic web app with postgis database. With openlayers iam displaying basic wms map and I want to add other layers from my postgis database. I use render_to_kml ...
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GDAL Installation help in windows

I'm trying to build a GIS application in Django Framework. I completed the GeoDjango installtion (postresql, spatial libraries). I installed OSgeo4W in my C drive. I also setup environment ...
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Geodjango transform introduces large errors

Apologies for the possibly naive question. I'm trying to understand how Geodjango (running on PostGIS) deals with coordinate transformations, and am experiencing some unusual behaviour. Let's say I ...
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OpenLayers + GeoJSON from a django server does not display features

I'm having trouble with the vector layer for my little project, here's the snippet of the javascript block var map; function init(){ map = new OpenLayers.Map('map', { ...
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GeoDjango Admin: Adding PointField latitude and longitude to other fields

I've been redesigning my application to allow users to set markers more easily. One thing I need to include for backwards compatibility purposes is that the new model must have a latitude and ...
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How to use Google Maps projection with GeoDjango/PostGIS

I am building a web service with GeoDjango which involves user submitted events including a location. I created a model field for my location using django.contrib.gis.db: location = ...
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Nokia HERE maps SRID

I'm just beginning with GeoDjango and just came across with term SRID. What I've understood so far is that I'd need to know a little something about the map projection to for example calculate ...
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GeoDjango: transform() not working?

I have a point: pnt = GEOSGeometry('POINT({0} {1})'.format(lon, lat)), and tried pnt.transform(900913), and it gives error: GEOSException: Calling transform() with no SRID set is not supported Then ...
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struggling with GeoDjango install: ERROR: could not access file “$libdir/postgis-1.5”: No such file

I'm installing GeoDjango on Mac OSX. I've followed the official Mac install instructions, which all went smoothly, and am now creating a spatial database template for PostGIS. However, when I try to ...
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Error on rendering linestring

I am using Mapnik 2.0.1rc0 on a Windows 7 with python 2.7 32bits inside a GeoDjango App using xml. The datasource come from spatialite 4.0. My tiling script can render polygon and point features ...
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Geodjango: Using Lat / Lon to Buffer from Point

I want to have a radius based distance search. To do this, I want to create a buffer around a point object so that I can filter objects that are inside this buffer, a method that I learned based on a ...
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GeoDjango Scale/Layers issue?

I've been having issues visualising data from a shapefile in GeoDjango using OpenStreetMaps. I believe it's some sort of a scale issue because of how it appears(as you can see in the screenshot of the ...
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SpatialRefSys as foreign key

Using the working stuff reported here, I've written the following django model: from django.contrib.gis.models import SpatialRefSys class LandCover(models.Model): shp_name = ...