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

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Wrong coordinates after resizing the map

I catch a click event on openlayers map and show a popup with featureinfo (if any) with position set as map.getLonLatFromPixel(new OpenLayers.Pixel(e.xy)). The user might set the map to show in ...
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How to check if wms layer is queryable in openlayers?

I'm running a map with lots of different wms layers published by geoserver. Some of them are queryable, some of them are not. How can I tell that with openlayers api? I'm requesting getfeatureinfo and ...
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Splitting large PostGIS/GeoServer geometry for WMS optmization

I have a large geometry (MultiPolygon) for a (fictional) world map. It basically spans a large portion of the entire world: it's the difference between a buffered extension of the union of the entire ...
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adding non spatial attributes using geoserver

I am using Openlayers + geoext to perform transaction operations in postgis database using geoserver . i can insert spatial data into postgis but cannot insert other data like road name, road type in ...
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Caching for dynamic layers

I have over 140 layers that need to appear as overlays on basemaps(Google and OSM). My users can pick and choose which layers they want to see and store them in their preferences. While we have built ...
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Is there a way to tell geoserver to send cp1250 http header?

I'm running geoserver with some web pages in data_dir/www. These pages are encoded in cp1250, but when I load them using geoserver (localhost:8080/geoserver/www) they are encoded or they behave as ...
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How geowebchache + georss works?

In connection to my previous question I have another one. I have created feed using this schema: http://georss.org/gml Now I have a problem with < updated > tag. It occurs two times (in head and ...
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How do I configure JVM to run in server mode when using Geoserver as a Windows service?

I have been reading this article about putting Geoserver into a production environment. Section "4.1 Java Virtual Machine" is confusing me a bit. This section mentions that in a production ...
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How to fix org.mapfish.print.JsonMissingException: attribute [spec.pages[0].mapTitle] missing?

I've installed GeoServer's map printing module. I've tested that it works by following the instructions here. Now, I'm using GeoExt.PrintMapPanel, and my code is as shown below: var mapPanel = new ...
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Is it possible to convert a Geoserver SLD to Quantum QML format?

I have a web application which runs on Geoserver. I am migrating my application to desktop and am struck at applying the same color schemes and symbology. I am not able to find a way to convert SLDs ...
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How to search and zoom to result using WMS?

I am making a web gis application (openlayers/geoserver) to display a layer of properties, I need to add a functionality of search in it based on the name of the owner. A list of similar names ...
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Tiles refreshing with geoserver

I use geoserver geowebcache for displaying tiles using google maps API. Data comes from Postgis. My problem is that I have to change geometry of some features (not very frequently). I would like to ...
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Syntax for wfs-t request

I am in need of the correct syntax for performing transaction on WFS layer using OpenLayers. I have gone through many examples on the OpenLayers site and other examples, but can't figure out how to ...
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Requires Datatype for inserting features

I have imported postgis data in geoserver. In geoserver the spatial data column is displayed as MultiLineString, Does it affect when inserting features into geoserver or does it have to be explicitly ...
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How to proxy Geoserver through Apache in Windows

i am using apache web server on localhost:80 and geoserver served from jetty servlet on localhost:8888. i want to setup a proxy to redirect the requests such that requests to localhost/geoserver are ...
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geoserver support to proxy other tiling services?

I'd like to use a central server to provide a common location for all of our mapping / imagery resources. Our data is primarily in the form of geotiffs with a variety of base layers from various ...
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Is schema definition compulsory for WFS-T

Most tutorials on WFS transaction uses a schema and geom attributes in WFS request like this var wfs_layer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Editable Features", { strategies: [new ...
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Difference between server and geospatial server

I have been working with Geoserver and ArcGIS Server but I am still not sure what make these geospatial server handle the spatial data transfer compared to the normal server, like apache & jetty, ...
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Publishing shapefile on localhost

I need to add stores (shapefiles) to geoserver running on localhost:8080. In data_dir/data I have directories containing shapefiles. I add them as workspaces with Namespace URI set to ...
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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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Openlayers WFS Overlay Problem

a) I am running a PostGIS database, and I want to display a Table with a about 500 Points of Interest. The POIs have the projection EPSG 4326. b) Geoserver is installed, running and connected to my ...
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Unexpected font family displayed using custom SLD from a published WMS using geoserver

When publishing a WMS in geoserver using a custom SLD file, I'm seeing the WMS preview correctly on my local geoserver. However, doing everything the same on a remote hosted geoserver, my seeing an ...
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How to connect QGIS web client with Geoserver? [closed]

i installed qgis server and qgis web client. and i can see localhost/web/site/qgiswebclient.html?map=/var/www/web/projects/helloworld.qgs&format=image/png&visibleLayers=Hello,Country And i ...
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How to solve Geoserver Labeling issue

In google map all the labels are rendering well and there are none missing. In my map some times only the point marker is showing and the label is not displaying. I am asking about "Auto align and ...
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Adding WMS and WFS layers from GEOSERVER in arcgis viewer for flex 3.0

I am interested in adding feature layers from geoserver in arcgis viewer for flex config file and consequently display them on the web map.IS that possible? If yes, could someone share how they did ...
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Implementaion of GSCoverageEncoder for WorldImage in Java

I want to upload a raster image to GeoServer as WorldImage from my Java application. I'm using geoserver-manager v1.4.2 - a Java-based implementation of GeoServer's REST API. It provides convenient ...
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How to publish my map from geoserver [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to develop a map with layers in Geoserver? I'm trying to create a simple map for my city. I have a shape file my city, but I can't create on the web. I tried to ...
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How to add Checkboxes in Geoserver

I have a POI table with some data of categories like Airport,ATM,Bank etc. I want to show these categories as checkbox so that if I click in the ATM Checkbox, only the ATM Points will be display. Is ...
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How to draw features with openlayers?

I have a DrawFeature tool. create= new OpenLayers.Control.DrawFeature(myVecLayer, OpenLayers.Handler.Polygon); app.mapPanel.map.addControl(create); I have a store. st = new ...
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Spatial Rendering using ArcGIS Restful APIs

Always when I read the documentation, I always hear the term Restful APIs and ArcGIS Server using Restful Service to render the mxd hosted on the server. I am a bit unclear about what exactly does ...
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OpenLayers WMS disappears when including OpenStreetMap

Setup: ArcSDE 9.3.2 Oracle 11g GeoServer 2.1.4 OpenLayers (latest build) OpenStreetMap InternetExplorer 7.0/ Google Chrome EDIT: I have updated information just below the screen shots ...
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How to use GeoJSON from Geoserver?

Please help me on how can get my map from Geoserver. I want create my country web but I can nott see it in my browser but I can see in Geoserver. Please help me I am very new openlayers and Geoserver. ...
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How to determine layers affected by a user-drawn polygon

Scenario: I have a set of layers, each covering one country. In my OpenLayers client, I enable users to randomly draw a polygon. A user is then able to perform analysis based on the drawn polygon. ...
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GeoServer and local PostgreSQL database without Internet

simple question: can I work on GeoServer and local PostgreSQL database on my PC without need for Internet connection ? would I be able to connect GeoServer to the database and create layers ? also ...
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GeoServer REST API Issue: PUT HTTP Method

I've the function below which creates or replaces an existing layer group: public bool AddToLayerGroup(string layerGroupName, string layerName) { try { ...
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How to zoom to object on WMS layer with OpenLayers?

I have a map with WMS layer. And want to zoom to selected object. Now i use GetCapabilities from Geoserver and zoom to bbox of whole layer. So how to do what i want? Or can u tell me how to get ...
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Using GeoServer REST API and C# to create Layer Group

Following information at this link in the section on creation of layer groups, I've created the method(C#): public bool AddToLayerGroup(string layerGroupName, string layerName) { ...
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GeoTiff size - what to do?

I have a whole series of GeoTiff tiles, each one about 250mb in size, in total just over 90gb. I want to be able to display these as a wms into QGIS to 20+ GIS users and in the end make them into a ...
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Are there any Hosting companies, that offer Geoserver?

I am working with a non-profit, and we are planning to have a webmap for them. Most of the hosting providers just offer a simple LAMP setup on their Linux option, and if you want to install any ...
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Styling ENC data for Web?

Currently working on a project that among other things requires displaying NOAA ENC for a web based intranet portal. We downloaded S-57 ENC data from NOAA site and successfully imported them into ...
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capabilities URL for open street map

I want to use open street map as cascading WMS to my Geoserver. Which capabilities URL should i use? Can any body tell me the capabilities URL for OSM ? Regards
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WPSExecute Format Issue

I have: function createWPSExecuteRequest(namespace, layerName, popFilter) { var request = OpenLayers.Format.XML.prototype.write(new OpenLayers.Format.WPSExecute().writeNode('wps:Execute', { ...
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interiorPoint or Intersects Filter

I have a set of x-coord and y-coord coordinates in separate columns in a PostGIS table. I also have a separate geometry column, named the_geom, of type Point. I've written an Intersects filter to ...
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how to create gis like Uster?

I downloaded qgis, geoserver, openlayers, ext, geoext, qgis-web-client and osgeo. And i have map shape files. i would like create website like this site. i need help. can you send tutorial links thank ...
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How to fire a query from OpenLayers to GeoServer to fetch 'the_geom' column in PostGIS table?

I am coloring the polygon shapes of world_country. I have OpenLayers in my UI, GeoServer as server and PostGIS as db. All I want is fire this query: select the_geom from world_country where ...
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Mercator Didn't work on Geoserver

Got some problem with Mercator in Geoserver, I tried to display Flight Information Region that has been stored in my Postgre. The result is more likely drawing using Cartesian projection: I tried ...
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How do I use use custom fonts for labelling in Geoserver?

I want to use a custom font I have downloaded from the web with Geoserver for my labels. How do I specify the location of my font so that the font-family css parameter can read it? Ando Geoserver ...
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How to get names of all layers in a store in GeoServer using OpenLayers

I have strict requirement to retrieve names of all layers in a GeoServer store using OpenLayers. I've gone through the post here, but it doesn't answer my question. I've also gone through GeoServer's ...
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GetFeature Request with Polygon Intersecting Polygons

My task is very straightforward: a user draws a polygon and query all parcel polygons. The query string extends the URL limit. So I am posting XML to WFS. However, GeoServer always returned 0 feature, ...
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“Display Background value ”0“ raster”

While publish raster layer in geoserver it shows background as black. How to remove the black color. if there is any options to permanently remove the black color.