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

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What is the Market share for open source web-GIS systems?

I would like to know the market share of 3 web-GIS systems, deegree, GeoServer, Geomajas). Which one is more popular? Are there any evaluations regarding the market share of open source web-GIS ...
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Add wfs layer to openlayers map

(UPDATE QUESTION) Hi guys. I have a problem with WFS request, mine is follow: var wfs = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("WFS",{ strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.Fixed()], ...
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Android native app - Geoserver

I am involved in a bigger university mobile application project and my task is to design and develop a mobile module regarding map and location-based services in a native Android application. ...
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Click to Openlayers shows blank pop up - All Formats for Images Works

I am totally new to GeoServer and all this WebServer stuff, so please understand that all the gray hairs on my head over the last 2 weeks are from trying to get this all set up and working. When I ...
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Geoserver basic authentification problem

I have Geoserver 2.1.3 set up for WFS transaction. I am using basic authentification and I have set up the following: A role(ROLE_RMP_WFS) A user(user_rmp) which belongs to the role above Data ...
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How do I get Geoserver to run on my Webserver?

Thanks to iant, dariapra, RK, & rangvald, as the combination of setting up the Geoserver Proxy in the interface, and making changes to the Apache & Tomcat worked. I can now click on the Open ...
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EPSG:4038 Gridset does not work with caching on GeoServer 2.2

I am trying to setup a cache for a GeoTIFF base layer. I set it up and I went to the built in GeoWebCache page where it generates test map for the caching. I saw the built in projection - EPSG:900913 ...
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How to publish PostGIS Rasters in Geoserver?

What is the best solution to publish postgis rasters using Geoserver? I have spent a lot of time trying to create a Raster datasource using Image Mosaic JDBC but with no luck. Steps performed: 1. ...
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Convert multiple TIFFs into one?

I have downloaded the Blue Marble dataset, and it consists of eight GeoTIFF images, labeled like this: A1 B1 C1 D1 A2 B2 C2 D2 I would like to use these tiles for GeoServer to be served as WMS. ...
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Edit Shapefiles Attribute data in GeoServer Programatically

I'm rendering a shapefile using GeoServer and using OpenLayers library to render it in the web browser. Now I have created the option of editing the attribute data in web browser. I want the edited ...
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delete feature from database by selecting feature from vector layer [closed]

I want to delete a feature attribute for example say grid completely from the map that is it has to be deleted from database. I am using OpenLayers 2.12, postgis 2.0 and postgresql 9.0. Please guide ...
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Getting a constant background color for transparency

I am creating a series of tif files at 1:10k scale over a vast area (760 tiles) using arcpy.mapping.ExportToTIFF and then stitch them together to create a single ecw. The output looks ok but when I ...
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Why do base and overlay only match at scale 1:1000 and 1:2000?

We are using GEOSERVER 2.1.4 to overlay WMS on GoogleMaps V3 with Openlayers . The problem we have is at different zoom levels the scale of the WMS overlay is different from the scale of the base ...
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GeoServer pregeneralized layers not working as expected

I've set up GeoServer 2.1.4 and installed the feature-pregeneralized-2.1.4.jar plug in and processed my shape files into each of their separate folders with the generalized shapefiles and I've check ...
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adding polygon to database in openlayers

I want to add a polygon to the database. I used the following code. The problem is that I am to able to save in database. Whatever polygon I draw on map it gets save temporary and as soon as I reload ...
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What to do about Geoserver WPS warning“ ”Could not get a ServiceInfo"?

This is the warning I am getting when I try to use this WPS service from QGIS, and the processing time is taking too long, but doesn't terminate. What might be the problem? 17 Oct 12:33:25 INFO ...
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How do I connect to geoserver on my system using java code?

I am writing the following code... But i am getting an error as... java.io.FileNotFoundException: http:// localhost:8080/geoserver/ at ...
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Shapefile import with Oracle + GeoServer produces points instead of vector shapes

I have implemented the example at http://www.gistutor.com/openlayers/22-advanced-openlayers-tutorials/47-openlayers-wfs-t-using-a-geoserver-hosted-postgis-layer.html and got it working properly. Now ...
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Querying intersecting areas areas - Oracle Locator or Spatial?

My spatial database is Oracle. We are wondering if we can use basic Oracle Locator or need to get the more expensive, full, Oracle Spatial. My application's requirements include having to be able to ...
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How can I change the CSS style of the geoserver rendered map produced when I click on “Open Layer ”Tab under “Common format”?

I have tried many times with left no stone unturned, but all efforts came in vain. I might be of less knowledge in this area. Then through surfing I found this site as a newbie. I will be very ...
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How to make GeoServer run as a windows Service after it has been installed?

While installing GeoServer, on my windows machine, I selected the 'Run manually' as the option. Now I wish to keep it running all the time, and for this, I would have to run it as a Windows service. ...
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BBOX strategy to load all features?

Since I have no way, other than using BBOX strategy with my vector layer + wfs protocol Is it required to use BBOX strategy with WFS protocol in OpenLayers? I'm wondering if there is a way to force ...
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Mixed geometry types styling with Geoserver 2.2

I have a PostGIS table with geometry colunm. In this column i have geometries of several types (polugons, points, lines). I publish this this table on Geoserver. Now i want to create OpenLayers layer ...
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How to Add a Legend in config.yaml File in GeoServer Printing

I am unable to add a legend in config.yaml file in GeoServer. Kindly, could any one share the code to show the legend in GeoServer print?
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Getting MongoDB Working with GeoServer

I'd like to use a MongoDB database from GeoServer. There seems to be a GeoTools plug-in available (http://repo.opengeo.org/org/geotools/gt-mongodb/), and I've dropped the latest version (8.2) into the ...
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Is it required to use BBOX strategy with WFS protocol in OpenLayers?

is it a must to use BBOX strategy with WFS protocol in Vector layers ? I cannot display this layer without BBOX strategy: vLayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Test", { styleMap: new ...
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GEOSERVER and Php

I want to use a Php script to retrieve information from the .db file of a shapefile saved as a layer in Geoserver. I need to retrieve attribute data from the layer and present it at the client side. ...
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How can I add image (e.g. North Arrow) in mapfish layout print with geoserver?

I want add north arrow in the map printing using in mapfish with geoserver.
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Avoid multiple labels geoserver styling [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Labeling Geoserver SLD I have a geoserver 2.1.x installation with SLD stylization. I have used a property to label the polygons which forms a map. But the issues is the ...
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How to get JSON from Geoserver using AJAX request

I am building a web mapping application using Leaflet and a sort of customized WFS-T API to place and retrieve features from PostGIS. I have the script for putting features in PostGIS tables down ...
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Geoserver build error

i am getting a build error with mvn clean install on geoserver 2.2.x branch saying Running org.geoserver.platform.exception.ExceptionLocalizeTest Tests run: 6, Failures: 0, Errors: 0, Skipped: 0, ...
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In Geoserver, Using as a Data Store the Web Feature Server option, but I have a serious problem

I’m using as a Data Store the Web Feature Server option, but I have a serious problem, because Geoserver needs to know what Coordinate Reference System of my data. This information is used for ...
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Where to start GeoServer Development?

I want to contribute to GeoServer development. I am well experienced in programming and since I am now completely working on GIS projects, I think I will find enough time for these tasks. Where ...
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Editing layers in GeoServer with web application

I wanted to edit layers in GeoServer where they are store in PostGIS database. I have refereed ...
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Cant see WFS-T layer with OpenLayers and GeoServer (Windows)

I am trying to implement a simple test of a OpenLayers + WFS-T + GeoServer -setup. I have followed the instructions by populating PostGIS and configuring GeoServer, and can see the WFS-T layer data in ...
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color code wms maps

I have various WMS map layers showing state/province capitals and various lower level administration (eg. district) head quarters. I want to demarcate the state capitals and district head quaters ...
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Editing multiple SLDs

I have to edit and maintain multiple SLD's. Is there a tool to do bulk edits/ updates? I have used tools like Atlas SLD to one SLD at a time, and could use XML editing tools to potentially edit ...
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Create WMS service from existing image tiles

I have image tiles (jpg image files with txt georeference info files; see picture) stored in catalog (about 12GB, size one image tile ~ 275*466 meters). It possible create WMS service of the tiles to ...
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ImagePyramid tuning in Geoserver

I am running several WMS layers from a GeoServer (2.2 RC3 at the moment of writing). All layers are ImagePyramids with sizes ranging from 100GB to 1TB in size. I have read the GeoServer on Steroids ...
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Can i do Custom Styling on Geoserver

i want to use Geoserver WMS server for custom styling. lets say i have an area as polygon in a shape file. But i dont have this area's temperature as an attribute. From a web service i gather ...
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What's role of WFS-T in webapp?

I have more experience in "traditional" (Java EE) webapp development, and I am trying to figure out a decent design for a mapping web application. My application has a map, and users can see and edit ...
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Best solution for printing Google Maps?

What is the best solution so far for printing Google Maps as a base layer of Vector layers in Geoserver/OpenLayers application ? I used to print WMS layers using GeoExt print page example, but when ...
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How to host a Geoserver based web page on LAN?

I am having an issue hosting a GeoServer based webpage over LAN. I am using Geoserver 2.2 (Binary), OS-Windows. I configured my machine as local server using Tomcat as well as WAMP (Apache) and able ...
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Remove Layer preview in Geoserver

I'm using Geoserver 2.1.1, Is there way to remove the Layer preview?, actually I'm only using the gmaps web services, I want to remove the KML preview or at least add some sort of authentication.
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WFS-T Edit using OpenLayers, Geoserver, PostgreSQL (“error performing insert”)

I tried following the tutorials: http://www.gistutor.com/openlayers/22-advanced-openlayers-tutorials/47-openlayers-wfs-t-using-a-geoserver-hosted-postgis-layer.html and: ...
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How to query multiple features from Geoserver WFS?

Are there any methods to query several features by id other than one entry by a single url request? The scenario is I store around 200 point layers in PostgreGIS. Each maintains 100k entries GPS ...
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Does Geowebcache uses JAI?

Do I need to install JAI when I use Geowebcache? Or can I just use one or the other? I've installed JAI and uses Geowebcache, I'm not sure if I take out the JAI step it would have given the same ...
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How to parse xsd:schema file using openlayers?

I got layer column names using this thread. But I am stuck parsing it. How to parse this xml using openlayers? <xsd:schema elementFormDefault="qualified" ...
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How to get column names of layer (WMS) using OpenLayers?

Is it somehow possible to get layer's column name using OpenLayers? any example and documentation would be really useful? Edit: I have already tried WMS_describeLayer topp:states layer: <?xml ...
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Error executing CQL on layer other then demo layers

I have some sort of wierd problem as I was playing with CQL. CQL works well with given layer but when i try with layer loaded from mapinfo or some views then it does not work. As in the picture when I ...