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

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Geoserver not processing the data from drupal

I am using drupal cms to render the maps. I am using geoserver since I need to render more than say 50000 points. I am following the tutorial given in http://drupal.org/node/845852. I am getting ...
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'Select' and 'hover over' features are not working although no error is displayed (openlayers)

On the following html code i get no errors when i check it on firebug. When i select or hover over features i want to see them "highlighted". When i move my cursor onto a feature i can see that ...
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A lot of pointers to load on map-A better solution

I have to project a lot of points present in my Database say more than 100000. I heard that using geoserver is a better solution as it can render any number of points and from ...
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Simplify GeoServer WFS output

I am dealing with some large datasets and would like to minimise the amount of data sent over the network. I am using OpenLayers' BBox strategy to only transfer the data that is needed but I am ...
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OpenGeo/GeoServer WFS - getting only as much data as is needed

There's probably a term for this that I'm missing that would help me find the answer... My question is similar to a previous question of mine. I am using GeoServer (as part of the OpenGeo stack) as a ...
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geoserver wfs insert error

I keep getting an insert error from geoserver when trying to save a point, poly etc etc to my postgis table. any ideas, my code is below var Projection = new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:4326"); ...
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saving vectors in PostGis

I need to save my vectors layer back to postgis, which if i read correctly i can do using geoserver however im confused. All the examples ask you to import a shapefile. I dont have a shapefile. ...
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GeoServer Web Map Service

I have added all data in PostgreSQL with the help of POSTGIS. I made a store in Geoserver, but after adding data when I click on the Open Layer option it does not open, and a file downloaded is shown ...
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Mapnik, Mapserver or Geoserver

I'm currently developping an ArcGIS based flex webviewer. ArcGIS is great for most of the things but there are some issues like performance and license costs. That's why I'm looking into possible ...
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geoserver and tiger roads layer overlay problem

Been playing with open layers, geoserver and the tiger roads shapefile but cannot get it to line up correctly over new york. I have looked online and followed the instructions regarding setting the ...
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Geoserver layer group problem!

I seem to be having a problem previewing a layer group in geoserver. I have 3 shapefiles that i converted from a dxf and i can preview each successfully however when i try to preview the layer group ...
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GeoServer OpenLayers.Protocol.WFS available options? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Understanding OpenLayers documentation I'm trying to use OpenLayers as part of OpenGeo to display WFS data. My data isn't displaying and I am having trouble finding out ...
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Problem with save strategy

Below is my code which i am using for modifying features and drawing new features. saveStrategy = new OpenLayers.Strategy.Save(); saveStrategy.events.register('success', null, ChangesSuccess); ...
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OpenGeo Jetty server caching HTML files

I have installed GeoServer as part of the OpenGeo package. I am trying to create my own application but I am having problems. At first I couldn't save over my html files. Using Notepad2 I can now ...
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cad drawing overlay

I want to overlay a cad drawing on a google map using geoserver. Any tips on how i can do this. Do i need to convert to cad file to a shapefile. Im presuming i do. If so what tools are available ...
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Retrieval of only new values from the database

I am using Postgis as my backend for my project along with geoserver and openlayers. I have a table in my DB which gets filled up very frequently. Now when a user gets connected to a server , he can ...
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google maps aerial photography

Ive been playing around with geoserver, google maps and openlayers and have been reasonably successful however when using the aerial photography from google i dont seem to be able to zoom in as far as ...
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GeoServer preventing overwriting html files

I have GeoServer installed on Windows XP as part of the OpenGeo bundle. It's working well and I have just started creating my own app using it. I have created an html file in \WebApps\apps and can ...
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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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How to configure GeoWebCache that it can generate tile files conform Slippy Map format

The tile files generated by GeoWebCache using gridset 900913 are like: \EPSG_90013_6\02_02\0032_42.png, etc. How can I configure GeoWebCache that it is generating the files conform slippy map format? ...
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WFS-T Namespace

I've faced with this problem: The WFS POST request that OpenLayers performs does not contains following namespaces: xmlns:wfs="hxxp://www.opengis.net/wfs" xmlns:ogc="hxxp://www.opengis.net/ogc" ...
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Looking for advanced GeoServer tutorials

What are sources where I can learn how to use GeoServer? I know of these two sites: http://geoserver.org/ - which in fact is not working (at least at the moment) ...
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Geoserver Configuration Reload

Not quite sure if I should even be doing this. What I am wanting is I will be dynamically generating my sld file and it looks like when you update the sld in the geoserver admin it does a reload. So ...
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Cannot populate a Ext GridPanel through GeoExt WMSCapabilitiesStore

I've been working through a few tutorial/starter map samples on the OpenGeo and GeoExt websites and have come upon a problem I cannot solve. I'm trying to load a list of layers from my GeoServer into ...
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WPS “Hello World” example in GeoServer?

I've been searching for a good example of how to publish a Web Process Service (WPS) on the GeoServer platform. The page where you'd think they'd document this process is actually pretty thin. ...
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How to configure Proxy.cgi with IIS

I installed GeoServer on server 172.20.100.13 and i also publish my OpenLayers application on same server. when i make the request to this server for accessing the page like, ...
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Experience with Geoserver's GML Extension

I'd like to know if Geoserver's GML extension works (well) with GeoServer 2.1-RC2 and whether it will enable uploading of GML files via REST API.
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16bit grayscale raster displays all black in Geoserver

I have a 16-bit raster (MrSID) that I want to display in Geoserver 2.0.2 but it is displaying as all black. If I create a new style similar to the default raster.sld but with graychannel element the ...
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The International Date Line wrap around

Using OpenLayers, I added a WFS layer (on GeoServer) with a filter that returns all features (black) that intersect my polygon (yellow) placed over some Latin American countries within certain dates. ...
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The shapes of the USA map

I'm newbie in GIS. I want use the shapefiles of USA map for my Geoserver. Where can I download shapes for USA? I know about the TIGER\Line shapes but it is separate shapes of counties and thematic ...
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OpenLayers WFS filter by DATE?

Using openlayers, I would like to create a temporal filter to query a GeoServer WFS service. There is a WFS filter example here without the temporal (date) portion that i need: ...
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How to add GeoServer wfs layer on OpenLayers?

I can't seem to add a WFS layer like this. It works when i copy all this code locally but as soon as i change the values to point to my own layer within my own GeoServer this is the response viewed ...
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Using GeoServer REST Configuration to add a datastore

I have used the example from the Geoserver REST Docs to add a datastore from at PostGIS database. I have used the following xml doc to add the new datastore: <dataStore> ...
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Difference between Geoserver stores: ImageMosaic, WorldImage, ImagePyramid

What are the differences between the Geoserver stores ImageMosaic, WorldImage, and ImagePyramid? I noticed that ImagePyramid is no longer included in the latest Geoserver. Is one of these more ...
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How to get GeoNetwork to search through PostGIS fields via GeoServer WMS

I can't seem to get GeoNetwork to search through my PostGIS fields via GeoServer WMS. According to the GeoNetwork Documentation: it should loop over datasets served by the service and produce ...
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What tile/tiling strategy should I use with GeoNode/GeoServer?

I've got a wicked GeoNode instance running, loaded with some basic vector data. I want to be able to serve our local-County aerial imagery as a basemap within GeoNode. I am thoroughly overwhelmed with ...
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How can i upgrade geoserver on a geonetwork install?

I have a default geonetwork install with Jetty and geoserver but i would like to upgrade to the latest (unstable) build of geoserver instead of the stable version it comes with. Any ideas how i can ...
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Error when pointing Geoserver to PostGIS

I have a PostGIS database that contains all my GIS data along with metadata. I have it published as a Store in GeoServer. They are both installed on the same windows server 2008r2. When i try to add ...
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Programming Geoserver 2.0.2 to add a raster data store and layer without the UI

I have a directory of raster imagery that will be updated continually. From this imagery, I am making Image Pyramids using the Geotool's PyramidBuilder utility. I need to setup a cron job to ...
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What are my options for creating a tile cache via a WMS server which requires http authentication?

I'd like to create a tile cache and offer the tiles via TMS/WMS. The source is a WMS server that is protected by basic http authentication, but no SSL. I'll also need to reproject the tiles. This is ...
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Can GeoServer 2.0.2 access ArcSDE 10.0 databases?

It looks like ArcSDE 10.0 databases are not yet supported... At least documentation on the geoserver-2.0.2-arcsde-plugin doesn't appear to address it specifically, and I can't get it to work. Is ...
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Steps to develop 2.5 d web mapping application [closed]

I am developing a 2.5d GIS application. We are using Geoserver for layers. We created building images which supports 2.5/3d Already we have developed GIS application using Openlayers, MApfish etc. ...
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GeoExt Vs Openlayers

OK: [ Openlayers + ExtJS = GeoExt] I am new to webmapping and still shopping around. I bumped into a Case Study with a gentle learning curve, matches my needs and it uses OpenGeoSuite. I got to learn ...
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What URL should i use?

By using the code below, we can query featureSet to ArcGIS Sample Server. queryTask = new ...
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Does ArcGIS API support Geoserver's WMS and WFS services?

I want to know whether ArcGIS API for Java Script support Geoserver's WMS and WFS standards. I have published my data on Geoserver and i want to query my data by WFS in ArcGIS API to develope my ...
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Using REST service with GeoServer

I have downloaded and installed GeoServer 2.1-RC1 which shipped with RESTconfig. How can i check whether REST service is installed with GeoServer or Not ? I put this ...
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How to access map service from GeoServer and can we use that service in ArcGIS API?

I have installed GeoServer and publish one shapefile on it. Now my question is, How can i access that shapefile from GeoServer? and can i work with that resource (shapefile) with ArcGIS API. As we can ...
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How to select fields returned by GeoServer WMS GetFeatureInfo request?

I'm running simple local mapping service based on PostGIS/GeoServer/OpenLayers stack. Following opengeo tutorial I've tied click events in OpenLayers to WMS GetFeatureInfo call using: ...
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Programmatic Configuration of ArcGIS Server data and layers?

Hey all, I'm trying to figure out how people in the ArcGIS Server world script configurations. In the GeoServer world we have the REST Config API, which lets you configure connections to a database ...
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Open my GeoServer WMS in ArcMap

I set up GeoServer on one of my old laptops a few weeks ago with a connection to the internet over my home cable internet line (see: http://bit.ly/e9OUNP and http://bit.ly/hj1a6J) I'm slowly learning ...