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

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Geoserver image generation error

I'm using Geoserver + PostGIS and I got a image generation error when i test my layer in url: ...
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The submit button for styles in Geoserver

Say I have a layer L in Geoserver to which i attach a style S (in the GS backend i published L using S). Of course, If I use the style editor in the GS backend and change the SLD for S and then ...
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How to use Patch in Geoserver

I have got a patch which supports Nvarchar and Nchar types when we need to publish sql server table to Geoserver. But I dont know, How to use this patch OR where i put this patch so that it can work ...
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Looking for a MAP to SLD converter

Does anyone know where I can find the converter from .map to .sld? I have a big mapfile of styles for OSM and I have the styles mapnik.xml for OSM but I use Geoserver for my work. Or does anyone have ...
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How to get a KML of Wikipedia POIs?

I'm looking at the possibility of using a kml layer in a 'geoserver' to provide attribute information on a point. Is there a KML file for the Wikipedia Places articles as it is used in Google earth or ...
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Search functionality in Openlayers/Geoserver

I am using Openlayers,Geoserver & Postgis.... My postgis tables are having columns as id, name, POINT/POLYGON/LINE. Each table corresponds to a layer that I am showing in layerswitcher in OL. I ...
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Generating SLD dynamically using php in Geosever

I am fairly new to Geoserver and I have a question before I launch into something bigger than me: if i replace the XML code in the SLD style sheet inside geoserver with some PHP which generates the ...
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geoserver-cURL-REST error

when I try to create a workspace/layer/store following http://docs.geoserver.org/stable/en/user/restconfig/rest-config-examples/rest-config-examples-curl.html I am getting "System cannot find the file ...
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PHP script for publishing a layer

I want to publish a layer automatically in geoserver. Each layer is a database table in postgis db. I can see the table in geoserver store(already contains some layer tables of that particular db) as ...
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Geoserver Rest folder not found

I am trying to learn geoserver's rest-api following http://docs.geoserver.org/2.0.x/en/user/extensions/rest/index.html. I have placed rest-2.0.3 jar file in geoserver/webmaps/geoserver/WEB-INF/lib ...
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Get the list of layers in a store from geoserver

Is there a way to get the all the layers present in a store in geoserver? My JS file contains code for each layer present in a store. So when I publish a new layer in geoserver I have to manually ...
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Can WMS be used to get a local copy of raster data?

I have tried reading up on WMS on wiki and other sources but haven't managed to get my head around a couple of points. 1) Using WMS is it possible to get a local copy of the raster data (say a tiff ...
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Displaying circle with a center

I am very much fine with creating a circle in Geoserver using st_buffer to create a view by providing latitude, longitude and radius values. It creates only a circle but without center. But I want to ...
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Looking for Geoserver REST PHP examples

I am in deadly need of geoserver rest php scripts for creating workspace, store, publishing layer etc. I have done a lot of googleing but couldn't find any. In geoserver site only examples using cURL ...
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Automatic updates to OpenLayers code

I have my map code in openlayers JS. My input data is in a text file and I am able to render the points on the map. I have to give the user a right to create a layer by entering the data in a form. ...
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Definition of a BBOX in Web GIS

In my practice I use a lot WMS and WFS in Geoserver. I have not found a document describing the concept of a bounding box(bbox). ArcGIS has map extent properties to identify map boundary. Google ...
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Transparent raster in GeoServer

This is a bit of a beginner question I guess but I just can't find a clear answer anywhere... I have a projected satellite image (warped via gdal) and would like to set the no data pixels to a ...
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Automating Geoserver & OpenLayers setup

I'm using OpenLayers, Geoserver, and PostGIS. For now, everything is fine and happy. I have 2 layers showing on my map through WMS from geoserver. I am taking following steps: Step 1: inserting data ...
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GeoTiff specs for coordinate transformation definition

I would like to define a GeoTiff coordinate transformation by a set of GCPs only. The intention is to publish the GeoTiff as a coverage in GeoServer. However if I specify tie points only, GeoServer ...
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SLD for layers present in a table in DB

My layers are present in postgis db which are being served to openlayers JS through geoserver. I have my layers corresponding to polygons,lines etc. whose attributes are stored in the same table ...
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Geoserver: How do Coverage Stores work?

I'm working on a project at work to download imagery from else where and add it to geoserver. I have no experience in GIS, nonetheless geoserver. I've been hunting through the REST api for 2.0.X of ...
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Clicking on a polygon-opening a page/link

I have a many polygons on my map serving through WMS from geoserver. I want to implement the task such that when the user clicks on a particular polygon , he should be directed to a html page about ...
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circle with dfferent colours representing different criteria

I want to draw circles on maps with different colours, this gives the signal strength of the tower, suppose circle is of 50 m then first 20m should be given a color1 and next 20 m color2 and remaining ...
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Create circles using a formula

I am doing a project for a telecom company. I have to render circles on the map(assuming the center of the circle as tower and circle as the area covered by that signal), I am using base layers as ...
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Geoserver/java out of heap space - how do I increase it?

I'm new to Geoserver, Ubuntu and Java, but have downloaded a virtual machine from gisvm.com and am getting up to speed. I got as far as configuring it with some fairly large shapefiles from a project ...
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WFS success with error

I am trying to load WFS from geoserver. my geoserver is at localhost:8080 and webserver at localhost:80. Since there is a problem of crossdomain and my firebug showing "XMLHttpRequest cannot load ...
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BBOX and Projections of WMS services in Geoserver

we have tried to overlay a raster layer on Google map and have some difficulties to align the raster images onto the base map. When it is on the overview (Zoom level 1), it looks like this: On a ...
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OL application is at different production server than GeoServer

My OL ASP.Net web application is hosted at 172.24.100.16 production server (windows server 2008)whereas Geoserver is hosted at 172.24.100.15 production server (Linux, UBUNTU). When i access page from ...
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Generate cache tiles for EPSG:27700 for use with OpenSpace

I am using GeoServer 2.1.0 (windows jetty local install for dev), open layers and Ordnance Survey openspace api and have a set of shape data that I am using as an overlay. Everything is working as ...
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Blank map when working with OpenLayers and Geoserver

I'm trying to develop a map with 4 layers: two shapefiles (layers: "roads" and "hospitals") and two World Image Files (layers: "hypsometric","shadows"). I installed OpenLayers and tried to write ...
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Updating a layer's bounding box in GeoServer after WFS-T insert

I'm creating a data store in GeoServer from an OpenLayers DrawFeature control, using WFS-T to save the geometry into GeoServer. This works great, except the data store's bounding box doesn't get set ...
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How to develop a map with layers in Geoserver?

I have two shapefiles and two rasters. I need to develop a map in Geoserver (ver. 2.0.2) with those 4 elements. They should be like layers which I can turn on or off. I added them on Geoserver like ...
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Style editor in uDig

I added layers from Geoserver, I have line objects. But when I open style editor in uDig, I have only WMS Named Style. I thought I could change for example colors by attributes, but I don't how to do ...
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Configuring ArcMap applications to display data from postgis/geoserver

I'm afraid im quite new to geoserver and i have been set the task of configuring ArcMap applications to display data from postgis/geoserver. I realize that I will need to set up a WMS service in ...
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Geoserver installed successfully but WFS doesn't work

I installed GeoServer 2.1 RC1. It installed successfully, but when i click on WFS in services category, i got the following message. Oops, something went wrong... Sorry, something unexpected ...
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How does Google Earth Enterprise compare to ArcGIS server and GeoServer?

I'm working on a web app that includes mapping capabilities (currently just markers and KML overlays on an embedded Google Map). We're starting to outgrow the limitations of Google's free stuff, and ...
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How to access both IIS and Geoserver at port 80 from outside the production environment?

At production server, IIS and GeoServer are installed. I can access IIS at port 80 From out side the production environment. i also want to access GeoServer at the same port 80 from out side of ...
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best browser framework

Dear all, I am building a GIS system. All my data is stuffed into geoserver. I need to have a front end able to do the following: Select one or several layers from geoserver and show it to the end ...
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What map source/API/tools are recommended to create Web GIS/Mapping application utilising Microsoft technologies?

I'm researching about technologies (around Microsoft tech) to create mapping application and would like to have advice/suggestions. Brief requirement to build mapping application with Microsoft ...
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Drupal-Geoserver WFS error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Access-Control-Allow-Origin error in web map. I am using Drupal and geoserver for my project. Drupal is running on localhost:80 and geoserver on localhost:8080. I want ...
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Simple Question: Raster from ArcGIS to Geoserver

we have a couple raster files which could be open in ArcGIS. They come with the extension of .aux and .rrd and they are the GRID file format from ESRI. We want to put them on Geoserver to overlay them ...
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SLD encoding with GeoServer REST Configuration

I am using the GeoServer REST Configuration to add the following SLD file to GeoServer: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?> <StyledLayerDescriptor version="1.0.0" ...
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cad and geoserver

Hi Guys i have geoserver and openalyers running quite nicely and now need to overlay a cad drawing. I have looked at the geographic location part of cad and set the long / lat to the appropriate ...
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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. ...