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

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Is there any software (with a graphical user interface) for creating Style Layer Descriptors?

Is there any software that can easily create a Styled Layer Descriptor (SLD) without using a script?
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Select single feature from multiple types with WFS in OpenLayers

I have a WMS base and from that create a Vector Layer for selections. Then I create 3 Control.GetFeature() controls, each using WFS to select a different feature type upon clicking the map (the ...
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How to add labels to a WMS layer using OpenLayers and GeoServer?

I have point of data in mysql server. I am displaying this layer as WMS using OpenLayers and GeoServer. How can I add label to this layer?
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How to set up multiple Content.ftl files in Geoserver?

So today i started to play around with the content.ftl file for geoserver to change around the popup style. In playing i've discovered that if i call in my content.ftl file which contains code for a ...
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How do I make geoserver update layers and stores?

How do I make geoserver update layers and stores? I've updated the tables in PostGIS used by a data store and layer, but I cannot seem to get it to update. I have the new data running, but I had to ...
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How can i search over my layers with openlayers?

i have my map running over geoserver and openlayers. but i want to add a search box to find places in it. Well not specifically places but directions. The map reads the layers directly over geoserver ...
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How can I show custom titles on my table fields with OpenLayers?

I have a server with Geoserver, Apache and OpenLayers and it displays the map okay; I can see my data with an OpenLayers.Popup.FramedCloud call and it shows the content of my layer. I want to know if ...
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Openlayers and Geoserver: OSM/Google Maps and WMS Overlay

I am experiencing projection problems with the following set up: GeoServer with ESPG:4326 based shapefiles (*.shp) OpenJump to edit my shapefiles Openlayers with EPSG:900913 base layers GeoServer ...
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How to optimize a WMS request by limiting number of tiles?

I want to display the layer using WMS and meanwhile I want to limit the number of tiles with their respecive BBox when map is loaded. At the backend I am using geoserver. I can limit the number of ...
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How to increase performance of tile caches if vendor parameter filters are needed?

My application uses vendor parameters to filter the data. It takes some time to generate all tiles on the server. Therefor I'm trying to increase the performance of the application. I'm using ...
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How do you solve the map publishing problem with Geoserver 2.1.1 on Windows 7 x64?

Well, my problem is that i have geoserver installed over a windows 7 x64 system with both java (JRE 6u29) x32 and x64 installed and i can't proyect my layers on the website. The preview on geoserver ...
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Memory considerations for cloud based GeoStack

Some time ago I asked about hardware considerations of cloud based GeoStack implementation. As a follow up to this question There are some good pointers in related question already, but they mainly ...
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GeoServer Layer from PostGIS not updating

I created a WMS layer from a PostGIS table with a fraction of total polygons in GeoServer. Everything displayed fine. Then, I added the rest of the polygons to the table in postgis. For some reason ...
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How to put GeoServer layers behind authentication?

I want to publish map layers using OpenLayers and GeoServer. While this is easy enough to set up, I'm a bit lost when it comes to authentication possibilities. What I want is to create different users ...
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Data request to GeoServer: “Could not determine geoserver request from http request GET /geoserver/ows?service=WFS HTTP/1.1”

I am using ExtJS ajax to send a data request to geoserver (which is in another domain different from web server), codes are as follows: Ext.Ajax.request({ //send data request url : ...
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GeoNetwork opensource - Geoserver/Google Maps integration

I'm using GeoNetwork 2.6.4 and I would like to change the default base map to Geoserver, adding a Google Maps Satellite Layer. Which is the best way? Any suggestions?
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What is the procedure to publish a WMS using Geoserver?

I wanted to be able to load a network connection in Google Earth (or Google Maps) to display daily updated maps using Geoserver. I want something very simple but I have never published web maps ...
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How to build GeoExplorer on Windows

I am trying to utilize GeoExplorer (made by OpenGeo) to browse data provided by GeoServer. So far, I have downloaded source code from https://github.com/opengeo/GeoExplorer. Some instructions I found ...
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Proxy configuration problem with Glassfish and GeoServer

I have Geoserver running on 8080 and Glassfish on 9999.So for wfs-t i had to use some proxy script.But at the response part of firebug i got following code: ...
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How to show one to many relationships in GML from GeoServer/Postgis?

I am just figuring out how to use GeoServer and Postgis. I am using the States.shp example that came with GeoServer, and I have uploaded that into a table into the Postgis database. I have created a ...
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About event to Latitude and Longitude in C#

I am beginning to study Ready GXP and I would like to know which event receives Latitude and Longitude and passes them to the browser for execution in C#. Could you help me ? Thanks
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Requesting multiple features on different layers

The case: A lot of features need to be rendered on an openlayers map. Drawing all features on the map (WFS) causes performance issues (especially in IE). Therefore I have chosen to use WMS so that the ...
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Does Geoserver automatically calculate parameters of a layer in a coverage store (REST API)?

[RESOLVED] Is it possible to use the Geoserver REST API to automatically create a layer on the basis of an existing coverage store (with the specified path to a file geotiff)? Will Geoserver ...
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WMS getFeature control doesn't take 'viewparams' into account

I use Geoserver to get my WMS data. Everything works great for showing data in openlayers. Geoserver has the ability to create sql views and use parameters to return certain geometry. These ...
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Does the a wms layer in openlayers have “maxfeatures” option?

Does the a wms layer in openlayers have "maxfeatures" option? I'm asking this because my wms layer contains allot of points ( > 100.000). When zoomed in I don't want the rest of the features (not ...
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GeoServer Web Feature Service (WFS) in Open Layers Problem

I am running GeoServer 2.1.1, and have a datastore from ArcSDE populated with features projected in EPSG:26918. I can successfully add a WMS to an OpenLayers map, but am having issues with WFS. I have ...
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How can I fetch related db records in a GeoExt webapp?

I am working on a web app which uses GeoExt, Geoserver, and PostGIS. I would like to be able to identify features in this applications using the wms getFeatureInfo and then access a features related ...
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Why do we need Mapserver/Geoserver to present data from spatial database to web browser?

I was trying "How I set up GeoServer on an old machine" and By @iant I was setting up Tomcat and all. I suddenly had a question why we need Mapsever and Geoserver? Can these server pull data from ...
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Can I create OGC Services via Geoserver automatically?

I am new to GeoServer and wonder how I can create OGC Services via Geoserver automatically. I have to publish my data (Shapefiles) with a Java program as OGC Services. How can I do that? BTW: I ...
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Rename postGIS table and updating the GeoServer?

I want to rename one of my postGIS tables. However, when I do this by applying a simple ALTER TABLE old_name RENAME TO new_name; The spatial data, as I understand it, isn't updated with the new ...
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Trouble with Request URLs sent by QueryPanel.js

I use the GeoExt QueryPanel, which I got working so far. I configured an osgeo proxy on my Apache Server, I use the override-ext-ajax.js and have the OpenLayers.ProxyHost = "/cgi-bin/proxy.cgi?url="; ...
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How to debug Geoserver HTTP response code: 400?

We are using opengeo 2.4.3, and trying to open some layers with geoserver through WMS. The different layers in the WMS file are detected, but when doing 'layer preview', we get the following error: ...
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How to get WMS layer title instead of layer name from Geoserver?

I specified the raster file with "name" and "title" in Geoserver. For example, I have these in Geoserver: name, Title AT:usa, "This is a map of USA" Can I return the title ("This is a map of ...
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Geoserver Custom CRS IAU_Moon_2000

I am trying to setup a custom basemap using a GTiff in the IAU's Moon2000 projection (30100 or 30101). The basemap image was originally created through gdal_merge and gdalinfo returns the expected, ...
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What's a good way to display a custom raster basefile in Openlayers

I have a land cover raster that I'd like to display as part of an Openlayers based application. I'm able to load the raster directly as a PNG but my Openlayers application becomes VERY slow. I think ...
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SQL server views in geoserver - problem with sql

I try to extract non-spatial data from mssql as spatial data to my Geoserver 2.1.0 installation from a sql statement looking like this: SELECT database.table1.id, ...
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How to add column “EDGE” in pgRouting?

I am a newbie in PostGis and pgRouting. I have installed and configured both on my windows PC, following FOSS4G tutorial. I am able to see the result in browser, using GeoServer and OpenLayers. ...
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Reload Geoserver with REST - password security

I've found the way to reload Geoserver by REST (Geoserver Configuration Reload), but my issue is about security of that solution. My reload request is fired from a bash script periodically, so it's ...
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geoserver wfs access denied

I've created a role in GeoServer called WFS_ACCESS. I've assigned it to a user called wfs_viewser and have the following rules setup: Though when i hit my wfs service and login with wfs_viewer ...
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How to get Leaflet interactivity from Geoserver WMS?

I have geoserver serving shapefiles as a WMS into Leaflet. I'd like to add interativity that shows a popup with WMS attributes in the Leaflet map when the user hovers over or clicks on a WMS feature. ...
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Difficulty to display WMS and Googlemaps layers using Geoext and ext

i have the following code on my html file: // World Geodetic System 1984 projection var WGS84 = new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:4326"); // WGS84 Google Mercator projection var ...
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Logging incoming request HTTP headers in GeoServer

I have a GeoServer 2.0.2 and I send POST requests using mobile devices. I would like to see how the incoming POST request HTTP headers are formatted, especially what kind of character encoding and ...
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OpenLayers + Geoserver: how to dynamically retrieve the “geometryName” of a feature layer in GeoServer

I am trying to get the list of feature layers on GeoServer and then user can add layers into map at anytime they want. my question is: when using OpenLayers.Protocol.WFS loading a layer, is ...
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Geoserver replies HTTP Error 503

I´ve seen this question was asked before but I couldn´t find any solution to the problem. Since today, my Geoserver does not reply on any requests anymore, I can´t even access the Geoserver UI. I ...
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Free Geoserver SLD for 2009 Tiger Line Data (preferably google maps color scheme)

I need to render a base map using the Open layers. I have downloaded 2009 Tiger line Data. I need to get up and running quickly. I think I can save some time if i use ready made SLDs, instead of ...
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WFS via Geoserver - Proxy or MapDocument Issues?

I struggle getting a WFS overlay from geoserver to work. I think I meet all the requirements for the WFS to be displayed in my map, but the request seems to get stuck somewhere... FireBug gives the ...
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How to display dynamic raster (lidar) data on a Web map?

I have some high quality LiDAR data. I need to process it dynamically, and update a field (not elevation field) depending on my input and elevation at that point. Once this is done, I need to display ...
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How to use geoserver to display data on hosted website

I am using geoserver to display GIS data on my hosted website when geoserver is running I can see my data on my website in both firefox and Internet explorer but only on my laptop where I have ...
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How to solve Projection Problem at client side

I want to discuss a scenario here to all. I have developed a Web mapping application in OpenLayers and GeoServer. The customer give us shapefiles with native projection SWREFF99_1330 (EPSG:3008). ...
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How to connect GeoServer with Java to a PostGIS/PostGres database?

I am having trouble using GeoServer to perform a shortest path analysis between two network points. My question is about connecting GeoServer with Java to a PostGIS/PostGres database. I know that in ...