GeoServer is an open source software server written in Java that allows users to share and edit geospatial data.

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WFS - From PostGIS to Shapefile with GeoServer

From Server side, I'm using GeoServer and from client side I'm using OpenLayer to allow the users see the layers(PostGIS) on the map. The new requirement is that the users may download layers in ...
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GeoServer: Link meta data to raster image?

I want to use the OpenGeo Suite to publish different sets of raster imagery with associated data. Doing this with vectorial data works fine: Setup the data base in postGIS: import the vectorial ...
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Strategies for serving large datasets over WFS

We are implementing WFS using geoserver for our customers to consume vector data from a hosted spatial database to their desktop GIS. They want to be able to just connect and browse the data in the ...
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OpenLayers: Problems adding WMS layer to OSM

I need to create a map with 2 layers. The first layer (basemap) is the OSM layer, and the second layer is my custom geoserver WMS layer. This layer is in EPSG:4326 projection. Is this possible? I have ...
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GetFeature with WFS layer is not working as the click co-ordinates are returned in spherical co-ordinates

GetFeature with WFS layer is not working as the click co-ordinates are returned in spherical co-ordinates. using geoserver 2.1.3 and openlayer 2.11 layer information is in EPSG:4326 WMS works fine ...
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Can I view the Geoserver zoom level in QGIS

I am creating some sld's using QGIS for use in Geoserver and wanted to view the current zoom level so that I can then define it in the zoom level. Is this possible? For example <!-- Local ...
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How to add a simple WFS layer from GeoServer to OpenLayers map?

I'm trying to add one of the included datasets with GeoServer to an OpenLayers map. I've followed the OpenGeo tutorials, seen similar thread on here, but I can't seem to crack it. Can somebody take a ...
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java.lang.NullPointerException with GeoServer and Postgis

I am continuing work that another person began based on Geoserver and postgis. On the database level there are many tables and the layers are views based on these tables. That is working great! Now I ...
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Should I use OpenLayers + GeoNetwork + GeoServer together?

At the moment I'm doing an internship and my assignment is as following: design (and build) a (prototype) web application with a map on which the users can show selected data. The server collects ...
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blank preview image for ImageMosaicJDBC (postgis raster) layer [duplicate]

In geoserver, while publishing ImageMosaicJDBC layer seems no problem, the preview of this layer does not give me an meaningful overview image, only a blank image with the correct lat lon extend. Also ...
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what is the metadata link in geoserver layer definition for?

I`m adding some layers in geoserver and I noticed that there is a place to put a metadata link. It also says that it should be according to FGDC or tc211. What can I put in this metadata link field? ...
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Do I have to transfer gwc-layers from my GEOSERVER_DATA_DIR directory to a production server

I am working with Geoserver and I know that it is possible to transfer the contents to the GEOSERVER_DATA_DIR between servers. I have already moved my GEOWEBCACHE_CACHE_DIR to a different location so ...
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geoserver problem to join sql-server table to a layer

i have a layer published on geoserver based on a connection to a postgres/postgis Table and i need to add another table existing on sql server to do a data jointure table to table in order to add ...
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Is JAI really that usefull for raster images on Geoserver?

I've been going back and forth with JAI for quite a while by now. I've never been really impressed with it to be honest. Is it really all that jazz that I hear people talk about? The problem with JAI ...
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Geoserver - ImagePyramid plugin problem

I have a huge Geotiff file , and i've tiled it .. I've created the tiles using gdal_retile.py tool , but i'm getting the following error from Geoserver while linking the layer with the tiles folder : ...
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OpenLayers.Map is not a constructor

I am trying to enter in my maps application (Geoserver, postgis, openlayer) but it is empty and I get an error with Firebug: TypeError: OpenLayers.Map is not a constructor in my map.js script in line ...
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Geoserver - empty native SRS field

I'm converting layers from shape files to postgis with the below command: shp2pgsql -s 22175 -c -W "latin1" path/file.dbf' table_name db_name | psql -d db_name Next, I add this layer to the ...
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GeoServer + dynamic datapath layer

My app based on Mapserver contains dynamic layers and using PHPMapscript I modify MAPFILE->LAYER->DATA value based on a parameter that comes via GET. Or I could even use RegEXP in the LAYER->DATA ...
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Commit Feature WPS Split process

I develop a WebGIS application with GeoServer (2.1.1) and GeoExt (with the last version of OL). Data (polygons features) are stored in a postgis DB. I've implemented editing tools that allow users to ...
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Geoserver 2.3.1 not finding all columns from PostGIS connection

so I am not sure if I have missed something or this a particular problem with this version of Geoserver. I want to style a point layer with a SLD, based on values in a particular column. The column is ...
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How to configure Geoserver Geowebcache to use custom projection?

I'm running Geoserver 2.3.2 with integrated GWC on my Linux computer on Tomcat. I created a custom gridset via Geoserver GUI, which I want to use for seeding, however I can't see it in grid sets ...
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several fields and GEOMETRY GetFeatueInfo from Geoserver

Good day!. I have a table in PostGIS 2.0 with several fields of type GEOMETRY. In the geometry_columns they are published in Geoserver 2.2 as layers. This is done as here - geoserver docs, but ...
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Reproject a vector layer (EPSG:27700) using WFS onto a googlemaps background (EPSG:900913)

I have the following HTML-javascript code and i have problems reprojecting the vector layer (WFS) from EPSG:27700 (British National Grid) to EPSG:900913 (googlemaps). I managed to project the WMS ...
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Problem with showing Shape file in Geoserver

I have a number of Shape files from a customer. I can read them with both ogrinfo and QGIS. They don't have a prj-file, but I know that the projection is EPSG:3006. When I add them as layers in ...
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Performance of Postgres VIEW published in GeoServer

Does anyone know what will be the performance difference between publishing a spatial table directly vs. creating a view of the same table and publishing it in GeoServer? Does the spatial index on a ...
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Label size in map units, geoserver .sld file

Is it possible to define labels in map units in a sld file? Thanks.
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WFS getfeature request with diffent SRS

I'm having problems with a WFS getFeature request. I'm using openlayers with an OSM map as baselayers which use the google projection. Overlaying the layer with WMS works perfect. When I do a request ...
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Using jquery to reset layer in OpenLayers

I've used a combination html, jquery and cql to redraw layers in Openlayers using specified parameters. This worked fine as seen here: http://www.dartmoor-npa.gov.uk/index/test-map3 I also want to ...
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GeoServer WMS OGC-filter fails with “I dont understand the tag: gml:Polygon”

I'm trying to construct an OGC filter to pass to a WMS GetMap request to GeoServer but I can't seem to do it. The goal is to show the parts of the layer that intersects with a supplied polygon. ...
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WMS Pop Up not working…? [closed]

I have created a web based GIS using Geoserver-Postgis-Openlayers... Every thing was working fine till I changed the server path from 'Testing to LIVE.' WMS POP up Function has stopped working in ...
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How to get JAI + JBoss 7.1.1 + Geoserver 2.3.0 to work?

I'm trying to use JBoss 7.1.1 instead Tomcat. My configuration: Ubuntu 12.04 64bit Oracle JDK 1.7 (env varibles are set correctly) JAI and JAI ImageIO installed by following help document: ...
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Visualizing Spatial Query

I'm new to GIS applications and trying to figure out what options I have for visualizing spatial query results that combine raster and vector data using OpenLayers/GeoExt/GeoServer/PostGIS. A ...
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WMS Requests - does 1 request = 1 response tile

I'm using Openlayer and GeoServer when I pan or zoom the map - OpenLayers kicks of a series of WMS requests. Does 1 WMS request = 1 tile in response. I'd have thought if you sent a WMS request with ...
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OpenLayers - Pre cache layers on Client

We are using GeoServer and OpenLayers to display our data. We have a static WMS layer and several dynamic WFS layers. I want to use client side caching of the WMS layer at different pre-defined zoom ...
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Showing a point shapefile with raster layers in geoserver

I'm new to geoserver, and I am fiddling around with the geoserver suite for Windows. I have two aerial images georeferenced and imported as GeoTIFF which worked out fine. I am also trying to import a ...
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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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How to convert geometry coordinates into Google lat/lons?

For storing geospatial data, the geometry field is used in SQL Server or Oracle Spatial. I want to know is there any way where we can convert this geometry field into a set of latitudes and ...
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Tools to make buffer around the polygon on a web map?

We're starting web map app and still deciding what tools is the best to use. We would need option that user add some points and polygons, and also, to automatically get buffer around those polygons. ...
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Customize display of WMS GetFeatureInfo results

i have a popup that get the featureInfo on the map, what i want to do is to customize the display of the WMS GetInfo Results, i don't want to avoid automatic alphabetic sortingof the attribute ...
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Geoserver SLD style order not applied

I use a .sld to style a road layer according to 4 classes. Normally, the Painter algorithm should be applied: which come first is drawn first. But this does not really apply. The .sld are saved from ...
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Restrict featureinfo fetched with the WMSGetFeatureInfo request in geoserver

i followed a GeoEXT example to create popup menu that gets WMSFeatureinfo on click on the map, What i want to do is to get some specific fields not all the fields, i try the propertyName (with ...
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GeoServer and OpenLayers in production - Securing WMS calls?

I've a mapping site where users have to login in with username and password. Once logged in the user gets a map of their data using WMS and WFS to display and edit data. This data is served using ...
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Problems using geoserver and postgis to perform wfs transaction?

I have been following the tutorial for transaction. I am using apache webserver and jetty powered geoserver for hosting and using proxy.cgi file for bypassing XHR requests. as described in tutorial ...
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Dynamically generating data for map tiles from Python function

I'm brand-new to GIS and relatively new to web services. I've found a ton of great resources on the web, but I'm having trouble addressing one specific issue: One of the data layers on my planned map ...
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Geoserver, OpenLayers so slow for WFS! Why?

I am displaying 100 000 points in a layer via WFS protocol. I need about 5 minutes. However, 100 000 does not seems so much... My points are stored in PostGIS, in a column defined this way : ...
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Render specific vector data from database with openlayer

I want to render some data on a map. They are stored as points in my database (postGiS), each one is associated with a name. I want to render points with the same place name in the same color. ...
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Geoserver shutdown after load big imagemosaic

catalina.log: 24.05.2013 15:33:38 org.apache.tomcat.util.net.JIoEndpoint processSocket SEVERE: Error allocating socket processor java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: unable to create new native thread ...
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raster2pgsql missing in Opengeo-suite installation

I installed opengeo-suite 3.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.04 and although the stack seems to be working fine, raster2pgsql is no where to be seen! root@mywebsite:/usr/local/lib/postgresql/9.2# locate raster2pgsql ...
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Probleme with WFS protocol in OpenLayers

Sorry for disturbing. I know my problem look common, but I really don't know what to make. Here is my code for getting a WMS layer in OpenLayers from Geoserver. var wfs2 = new ...
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GeoServer Web Admin Interface: 404 error

I'm working through the OpenGeo workshop and I'm stuck with setting up a GeoServer. When I try to access the Web Admin Interface localhost:8080/geoserver/, Tomcat reports a "HTTP 404 Status" error ...