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

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How to change name of layers in tree

I'm trying to change the name of the layers in the tree. This is part of my code: var layer_group1 = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS("layer_group1", url, { ...
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Problem with wfs layer in OpenLayers [closed]

I'm trying to add a wfs layer and it's not working. Here is full code: WebGis .legend { padding-left: 18px; } .x-tree-node-el { border-...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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WFS filter query does not return points (selected from polygon)

I'm a newbie to OpenLayers (and JavaScript for that matter) and hoping you can offer some advice. I have been referring to examples http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/wfs-filter.html and http://osgeo-...
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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 - Oracle Plugin not Working…?

I am using Geoserver 2.2.5 & added 'geoserver-2.2.5-oracle-plugin.zip' at '..\geoserver 2.2.5\webapps\geoserver\WEB-INF\lib' to connect with oracle data. after restarting Geoserver, No datastore ...
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Openlayers: authenticate users to send any wfs requests to geoserver

I can see that this question is asked before but not answered properly. I'm trying to authenticate with geoserver before trying to send any wfs requests. I need to use the geoserver users. I already ...
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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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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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Get number of rules in geoserver style using webservice

how can I know the default style for a layer in geoserver, and the number of rules it contains, using a REST call or service? Thank you bye stefano
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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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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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How to configure Geoserver WMS to make it printable from QGIS/ArcGIS?

I have installed geoserver 2.3.1 - I am using this to create a WMS of some data held in PostGIS. I can view the WMS in QGIS and ArcGIS, but it won't print from ArcGIS (blank sheet) and in QGIS I get ...
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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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R gridding and contouring options

I want to make an interactive web mapping application, which will grid and contour user data. My plan is to implement R scripts with Shiny, but the only R package I can find to do this is gstat. And ...
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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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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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Data Interoperability Extension Live connection to WFS from arc10

I am trying to make use of a live non-cached Data Interoperability (DI) connection to consume a WFS services served by geoserver. The data displays in arcmap fine, and using fiddler to monitor the ...
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How to change the style of a point when clicked?

Sorry for this common question. I do succeed in changing the style of a polygon when clicked, like in this example. But I don't succeed with points, with the same code. select = new OpenLayers....
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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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Showing a point shapefile with raster layers in geoserver [closed]

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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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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How to import GeoTIFF via postGIS into GeoServer?

As a simple test case, I'm trying to configure the software stack of OpenGeo such that I can display a GeoTIFF as an overlay to a normal map like OSM. So I perform the following steps: Create a ...
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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 name1,...
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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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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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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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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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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 OpenLayers.Layer.Vector(...
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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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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 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 ...
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Can I manually set the size of GeoServer's tiles?

I'm using GeoServer to generate a street name overlay that we can use with our various basemaps. It works great, but the names repeat too often to be truly beautiful. I've tried bumping up the ...
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Also Cant see WFS-T layer with OpenLayers and GeoServer (Windows)

I am in the process of learning for doing WFST - OpenLayers in web. I followed this tutorial in the GisTutor. But i stuck with 2 problems the WFS-T layer is not appearing the feature created in ...
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How to logout when there is no cookie found?

I am using Opengeo Suite and through client SDK I created an application. When I run the application, browser automatically shows the login panel. After entering the username and password, it takes ...
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WMSgetFeatureInfo ProxyHost

Does WMSGetFeatureInfo need a proxyhost to allow remote server accessing the data? I use ProxyHost to allow WFS requests, but seems its not working with WMSGetFeatureInfo. the local machines retrieves ...