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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 get elevation profile from .tif dsm on the web map?

I have my dsm .tiff file, pixels are floating point 32bit values giving the terrain elevation in metres. I need to create a web map where user can draw a path and get elevation profile for that path. ...
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Print preview showing distortion in layers from GeoServer via MapFish and OpenLayers?

I have an application which shows the print preview before printing the map and the problem is that the layer is distorted in the first image but when I zoom into the map the distortion goes away. I ...
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Geoserver Postgres Configuration

My imported postgres database size for plane.osm is more than 300GB under slim mode. It added four tables for Tiles Creation. planet_osm_line, planet_osm_road, planet_osm_polygon, planet_osm_point ...
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What are some use cases for GeoServer? [closed]

I am new to GIS area and am having trouble understanding what GeoServer is. Even after reading their site and the wiki page I am struggling to understand its usage. What does it mean by -- "allows ...
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How can I customize 'Feature Edit Popup' in Community OpenGeo's GeoExplorer

I am running with Boundless Opengeo Suite on Linux based server to create a WebGIS application in forestry management. Everything is working fine (at least to this step that I am being stuck here). ...
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Openlayer function(mergeNewParams) is overwriting previous function call

I am trying to parse both the values to the corresponding words to fetch data from GeoServer and return me the value, like this: route.mergeNewParams({viewparams: "'word1:+source;word2:+target"}); ...
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GetMap Geoserver Width and Height

I was wondering how to avoid the Geoserver transformation that takes place once you request an image via GetMap by using image/geotiff at the end of the url sentence in the browser. I am ...
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send viewparams geoserver using leaflet

I need to pass my longitudes and latitudes of origin and destination for a sql view in geoserver to get a WMS layer with the route. I've performed in qgis to view and is working perfectly. This is ...
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Geographical metadata for traditional and non-traditional media outlets (print, tv, radio, blogs, etc) [closed]

A data analytics company I am consulting for has a media metadatabase of about 4,000 print publications with associated names and another 56,000 other media entities (blog, forum, news, radio, tv) ...
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How to query a PostGIS database through Geoserver and OpenLayers

I've built a web application using OpenLayers, which is connected to my PostGIS database through Geoserver. Now that I'm able to successfully display all of the layers, I'd like to add ...
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GeoServer ImageMosaic PostGIS index update

I use GeoServer where I created an ImageMosaic storage following this manual. When I create new datastore, all *.tif files are indexed into DB (PostgreSQL with PostGIS). How can I create new index in ...
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Background map as open data from geoserver

I'm in the process of opening up as much data to the public as possible. I've been told to open up for the background map (tiles?) which is used from a geoserver(.org), so others can use the ...
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GeoServer v2.5.2, webadmin, missing WMS and styles menu

After installing GeoServer v2.5.2 we are missing the Styles and WMS menus. Does anybody seen this, have a clue whats wrong? (The WMS server is working, just the webadmin interface not working.) ...
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Opengeosuite blank and postgresql errors

I had the unfortunate idea to upgrade opengeosuite from 4.0 to 4.1. I followed the docs found on opengeosuite site but something has gone wrong. I uninstalled opengeosuite and all connected packages ...
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How do I black out all polygons except one using Geoserver SLD_BODY= parameter in GetMap URL?

I am trying to use the SLD_BODY= parameter to set a style that will black out all polygons except one; the remaining polygon should be transparent. However, the image comes back with all the polygons ...
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How much other information can be learned from this geocoordinate post? [closed]

At 5:30 a.m. CDT there was a post on reddit allegedly from Omegle with geocoordinates of a body of a girl who has been missing 5 months. Here is the imgur link http://i.imgur.com/ppqmbeD.png Here is ...
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How to get status of a layer in geoserver using gsconfig?

I am getting all published layers from geoserver using gsconfig using following code: from geoserver.catalog import Catalog cat=Catalog("http:// localhost:8080/geoserver/rest") myResource = ...
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Leaflet WMS GetFeatureInfo gives result only on zoom level 10

I am using GetFeatureInfo with wms layer to get the data behind. The request returns data only after zoom level 10 before that it returns empty features. Does anyone having same issue? I think it ...
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Do large vertex counts in PostGIS cause performance issues in WMS?

I am wondering if large geometry (geometry with large vertex count) in PostGIS might cause performance issues for GeoServer (or other product) in serving the WMS (not WFS)? This question also ask ...
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Mac os x 10.9.4 run geoserver binary in background

I have had problems running Geoserver 2.5.2 as a WAR package in Tomcat 7 on OS X 10.9. Tomcat runs but when I add Geoserver, Tomcat crashes. This happened after the OS X 10.9.4 update. Well, I didn't ...
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geowebcache tiles not showing up in folder

I am using geoserver 2.5.1 and am atempting to use the intergrated geowebcache.I have installed tomcat and am using the webapp process for the geoserver. I managed to add all the tiles and got the jai ...
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How to set up a Workspace setting in Geoserver using Curl

I have successfully created a workspace + store + raster layer in Geoserver using Curl in PHP. If I go back to Geoserver's UI and enter the Workspace that I have just created, the Settings: 'Enable' ...
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Set max scale on wms layer in GeoServer

Is it possible, and if so how, to set the maximum scale a wms layer can be viewed? I know you can set it in a rule in the sld style, but from the client you can always(?) change the style and thereby ...
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How do i add online GeoServer layers on android mobile app [duplicate]

I am trying to develop an android app, and in this app I want to display a Google map and on this map I also want to add some layers on the Map which I have created from GeoServer. Basically my ...
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Recommended opensource solution for storing, publishing and querying GIS data

Our company has millions of feature classes currently stored through ArcSDE on SQL Server 2008 R2. We are kind of slowly making our way to opensource software. What we want to achieve is to be able ...
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Proxy.jsp Internal Server Error

I am using proxy.jsp file to get WMS GetFeatureInfo popup, I have dropped proxy.jsp file in /usr/lib/cgi-bin and added allowedHosts. I changed OpenLayers.ProxyHost = "/cgi-bin/proxy.jsp?url="; if ...
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Leaflet + GeoServer + British National Grid

I have followed along some examples and was able to display BNG 27700 data nicely on the map, however now I want to perform getFeatureInfo function on click. Again the code I used is as below: var ...
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Problem with Geoserver's start process [duplicate]

I am experiencing some trouble with starting Geoserver process. The bat start file runs but the process freezes at some point when calling the org.mortbay.start.main function... It seems it cannot get ...
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Geoserver's start process freezes

I am experiencing some trouble with starting Geoserver process. The bat start file runs but the process freezes at some point when calling the org.mortbay.start.main function... It seems it cannot get ...
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Populate geoext2 gridpanel from openlayer vector features

I need to populate a extjs datagrid with a openlayers features. The official example http://geoext.github.io/geoext2/examples/grid/feature-grid.html doesn't help me, beacuse the data is loaded from a ...
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geoserver wrong tile generation on leaflet

I am creating world map with bathymetry using Geoserver 2.5.1 and leaflet. It works perfactly upto certain zoom level. but after that i get few tiles drawn in wrong color as shows in images. Does ...
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Feature table: Mapnik, GeoServer, CKAN, GeoNode, GeoNetwork?

I'm trying to get a clear view of the roles of different components here, this is not a "which is better" comparison, these components have different roles, but their functions overlap. (Comparison ...
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Dealing with custom projections (from prj file) in PostGIS (also GeoServer and OpenLayers)

Basically I want to perform spatial queries like distance calculations in PostGIS using data from shapefiles with different projections, some of which have no SRID code that I can find and also which ...
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Print Maps - OpenLayers, GeoServer, GeoExt, MapFish

Can anyone point me towards a clear and unambiguous description of how to install and code a very simple map print function for OpenLayers/GeoServer? I am using GeoServer 2.5.2 and OpenLayers 2.12 on ...
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Upgrade strategy for geoserver 2.1.4 to 2.5.x

I have a 2.1.4. geoserver installation and I wish to upgrade to the latest version which is currently 2.5.2. Can I do this at once by installing the latest version or is it wise to do an intermediate ...
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How to edit a layer in Geoserver, when we change table schema in a database (SQL Server)?

So, is there a way to change/edit SQL Server layer definition in Geoserver, when a table schema has been changed in a database ? Or you have to delete that layer and then build a new one ? Thanks!
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How send Geoserver WMS GetFeatureInfo query to an area

I am using GetFeatureInfo query to WMS service. When I click a WMS object on the map, the response is coming. http://localhost:8080/geoserver/wms? request=GetFeatureInfo &service=WMS ...
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Geoserver SLD text symbology

I have problem with the Geoserver. I have a layer (called "cities") which contains points with attributes. (ID, Name, Layer, etc....) I'd like to write out all the names (at now it doesn't matter if ...
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Error when adding WMS layer in OpenLayers from a geoserver

I try to add wms layer from geoserver: var layer = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS(name, 'http://'+ self.objSettings.ip + ':' + self.objSettings.port + self.objSettings.wms, { srs: 'EPGS:4326', ...
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Missing class org.geotools.util.Version

Full story below, but essentially I'm trying to use Geoserver and it needs the class org.geotools.util.Version, but it can't find it even though I can see it's in the appropriate jar file. Something ...
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Geoserver WPS process list enabling /disabling through functionality code provided by geoserver WEBINF/lib

How can i enable or disable WPS processes through functionality code, i haven't found that related functionality code in geoserver WPS extension jar files those are in WEBINF/lib. Please guide me the ...
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Extract a polyline f rom a geoserver shapefile

I've been Googling my question for 3-4 hours now but I couldn't come up with an answer. I have a GeoServer which contains a shapefile with some roads on it. Is it possible to programmatically query ...
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Issues ST_MakePoint in PostGIS with Geoserver

I am trying to setup a GIS system to use PostGIS and Geoserver. I have loaded all of the data into a table. The data that is received has long/lat coordinates in Degrees, Minutes, Seconds, Direction, ...
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read feature of a region in map

I am using geoserver and openlayer for developing a GIS application. Is it possible to read features lying within a known polygon area of map through some looping logic without any click on map? I ...
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Label styling applied in Geoserver are not being applied to WMS layer in Openlayers

I am trying to label a layer of line vectors using SLD in Geoserver. It is simple enough, and it's pretty much copied from the SLD cookbook: ...
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WMS GetfearureInfo popup not getting

I am new to openlayers, used this link to get feature information of WMS layer of geoserver. If I clicked on any feature its continuously loading not displaying any popup. Can any one please help me ...
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Openlayers not displaying WFS layer

First, I realize there are a number of very similar posts on this site and others, but none have resolved the issue I'm having. I have a layer I'm trying to serve via WFS in Geoserver/OpenLayers ...
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Editing PostGIS data in ArcGIS Desktop?

Quick question regarding editing PostGIS data in ArcMap 10.0. Far as I can tell, this can only be accomplished through third-party plugins like GISSquirrel or ST-Links. Does anyone know of an ...
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Setup GeoNetwork and Geoserver withTomcat

I need to set up GeoNetwork on the same server as GeoServer (Windows server 2003, with IIS6) . Is it best to use multiple instances of Tomcat or put both web archives in the same one? They both need ...
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How to use Leaflet to efficiently show parts of a massive dataset?

I keep seeing non-GIS web developers running into this problem, and I'm not sure what the solution is. There is some dataset of thousands of items. We want to show a map to the user, with the ...