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

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Dynamically adding WFS layer features with Geoserver

I am investigating using Geoserver to output new WFS layer features dynamically. We have a backend process that will be generating new WFS features periodically that will be placed in a datastore ...
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What is the best possible configuration for opensource GIS web application to generate a war file?

I have developed a GIS web application using OpenGeoSuite for Electricity Asset Management System. It uses Geoserver, PostGIS/PostgreSQL, PHP, GeoExplorer for normal functioning. However, I need to ...
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How get Map extents for draw polygon when final click is done?

I am using openLayer js to draw a polygon and now i want map extents of the drawn polygon one final click (i.e. user finish drawing polygon or double click is done). For drawing the polygon i am using ...
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GeoServer preventing overwriting html files

I have GeoServer installed on Windows XP as part of the OpenGeo bundle. It's working well and I have just started creating my own app using it. I have created an html file in \WebApps\apps and can ...
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Openlayers - Cloned features get style from original feature

I am having a problem with the styling of a WFS vector layer from GeoServer after cloning features from it and adding them to a new feature. First I create a new empty vector layer and add it to the ...
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WMS GetFeatureInfo and CQL on Multiple Layers

I am having issues with querying CQL filtered layers with OpenLayers and GeoServer, using the GetFeatureInfo control. It is ignoring the CQL filter and just querying the entire layer (as evidenced by ...
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SLD Editor with GUI?

I am setting up a GeoServer instance to serve up a few different PostGIS databases. I have GeoServer up and running however, it takes me forever to enter the SLD into GeoServer by hand. Is there a ...
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GeoServer renders shape incorrectly/distorted

I am having trouble displaying country borders properly in GeoServer, as you can see from the link below (map of Italy). ...
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Is there a parellel line function for slds?

I am attempting to make an sld style which symbolizes a line with an offset. I have tried with filters, functions online graphics but can achieve only ugly results. The line consists out of 2 line ...
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Prevent OpenLayers WMS layer cache by browser

I am using OpenLayers (GeoExt) with google chrome browser. All WMS layer is for live database. I have refreshed the browser at certain interval using javascript but the data is cached in browser and ...
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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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How to get GeoNetwork to search through PostGIS fields via GeoServer WMS

I can't seem to get GeoNetwork to search through my PostGIS fields via GeoServer WMS. According to the GeoNetwork Documentation: it should loop over datasets served by the service and produce ...
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Use SLD to conditionally display points or polygons based on zoom level?

This is not a duplicate of: how to display polygons as points until certain zoom level? I want to do this with Geoserver v2.5.5 if possible (not openlayers). Basically - I have a layer of polygons, ...
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String update - only first character gets stored

Client: OpenLayers / Server: Geoserver When I update a WFS Element, JAVASCRIPT: element.feature.attributes.ENAME = "Mystring"; saveStrategy.save(); HTTP-POST: <wfs:Property> ...
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PointStacker - Random locations at different zoom level

I'm applying PointStacker transformation on one of my layers using Geoserver 2.5.2 and OpenLayers 2. I know, that I have 7 datapoints located on the exact same location. However, when I change the ...
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GeoServer - update test server to production

I have GeoServer (v2.2 from OpenGeo Suite) running on a test server hosting many different WMS services sourcing many different PostGIS db tables. I want to push this setup onto a production server ...
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GeoServer cascading WMS, FeatureInfo is lost

I'm trying to cascade a WMS service in GeoServer (http://grb.agiv.be/geodiensten/raadpleegdiensten/GRB/wms?REQUEST=GetCapabilities&SERVICE=WMS). I can view the cascaded layers just fine, but ...
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Layer visibility using maxscale minscale not working

I'm using Openlayer and Geoserver. I have a series of layers that have a scale parameter like: 1:50000-1:25000 where 50000 is the max scale while 25000 is the minscale. I have a map like in this ...
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How to upload a shapefile to geoserver using cURL?

I need to automatically (using python) upload a shapefile into my geoserver. I'm trying to do as described in here but i'm getting this error: java.io.IOException: Wrong magic number, expected 9994, ...
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Is Geoserver's “styler” plugin dead?

The "Styler" plugin for Geoserver promised flexible styling of your data, using the GeoExt library: The user guide tells you to first install the REST plugin, and then extract the styler zip file ...
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Authentication in geoserver with openlayers

Is there a way to authenticate in geoserver with a external webpage (made with asp.net and openlayers)? I have restricted the access data only by certain users, and I don't want to authenticate this ...
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Change vector projection in Openlayers

I have added vector layer to map: vactorTest = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Editable Features", { strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.BBOX(), saveStrategy], projection: new ...
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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 add multiple rules in a GetLegendGraphic request in Geoserver?

I am using following GetLegendGraphcs request ...
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How to find out which Geoserver version is running?

Is there a way to find out which version of GeoServer is running from any standard document such as GetCapabilities?
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How to add SLD to a wms layer dynamically from javascript

How to add SLD style which is written in String format and stored in a 'var' variable of javascript and asign it to a WMS layer while creating it.
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What projection to use for Google Maps?

I'm loading a WMS layer which comes in WGS84 into Google Maps. From what I've read so far, I should reproject this layer to Google Pseudo Mercator (either 3857/900913). However, when I save the layer ...
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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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Path to proxy.cgi for GeoServer is not accessible in browser

There have been several questions very similar to this asked already (including ones not involving GeoServer), but their solutions have not solved my problem. I am trying to use getFeatureInfo on my ...
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Can a layer's style be modified dynamically using an SLD in OpenLayers?

I am a complete novice with GeoServer and OpenLayers. I'm trying to ascertain at what point a style is applied to a GeoServer layer which is drawn in OpenLayers, when using an SLD. The Introduction ...
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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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Geoserver Configuration Reload

Not quite sure if I should even be doing this. What I am wanting is I will be dynamically generating my sld file and it looks like when you update the sld in the geoserver admin it does a reload. So ...
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GeoServer WMS correct WFS wrong coordinates for line features?

I'm calling my geoserver with WMS and later WFS to retrieve vector data (both times EPSG 4342. All features are correctly rendered in WMS and QGIS, so I'm sure the original data is fine. The original ...
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Custom DescribeFeatureType response in Geoserver?

I'm using Geoserver in my web application. I need custom DescribeFeatureType response. What this mean? layer_a is a layer in Geoserver. It have Feature Type Details as follow: ...
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Execute GeoServer WPS asynchronously

I want to execute GeoServer WPS process asynchronously. Is it necessary to change anything inside a synchronous process or to customize specific parameters at execution? I've tried to add mode="async" ...
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Is it possible to use simple Math in an SLD file on Geoserver?

Is it possible to use simple Math in an SLD file on Geoserver? Suppose I want to read a text size property from a database and multiply its value, how can I do this? <sld:TextSymbolizer> ...
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Geoserver : create a rasterized polygon / dynamic fill for polygons with features from database

I decided to post here because I couldn't find any answer to my problems on the internet. So I am using geoserver 2.7-SNAPSHOT, everything is working fine but I need to implement a new function or ...
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Geoserver cut off symbols close to tile edges

When I use specific icons for point display using geoserver, several icons are cropped automatically. This is may be because of tile size or else. Please provide details, how to resolve this.
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Geoserver WFS get feature doesn't work - “SyntaxError: missing ; before statement”

I'm trying to use geoserver WFS json for creating vector layer (instead of using WMS) because this is a layer I redraw every 20 seconds. This is the code I use : function getJSON() { var ...
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Leaflet wms offset on zoom out

I have Leaflet map with base layer (epsg4326) and wms layer of gps point (also epsg4326). I've noticed when I zoom out , the gps point offset to the left. Any idea why it happens ? Here you can see ...
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GeoWebCache seed task dies immediately after being submitted

The data comes from Geofabrik's Brazil slice: http://download.geofabrik.de/south-america/brazil.html Imported into a PostGIS DB with osm2pgsql. GeoServer is 2.4.0, running on latest Tomcat 7.0.x, on ...
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Geoserver overload

we've been using Geoserver v2.2.5 for quite a while and we've started experiencing difficulties recently. Currently we have about 7 000 layers published in Geoserver served via WMS. What happens is ...
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Can I view the Geoserver zoom level in QGIS

I am creating some sld's using QGIS for use in Geoserver and wanted to view the current zoom level so that I can then define it in the zoom level. Is this possible? For example <!-- Local ...
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Can Geoserver return the raster value of a lat/lon point

I have a GeoTIFF published by Geoserver 2.2 and being used by Leaflet via WMS. How can I get Geoserver to return the raster value at a lat/long point? I'm guessing it has to do with using WCS, but ...
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GIS Server - evaluation architecture

Building from my previous questions: QGIS Server limitations? I want to evaluate performance of both MapServer and GeoServer. Can both servers exist on the same machine (each serving out WMS) or ...
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GetFeature request giving variable results

I have a map with a tilecache baselayer and a wms property layer. By clicking on a property a GetFeature request is done using OpenLayers.Protocol.WFS.fromWMSLayer for the protocol. A test version ...
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502 Bad Gateway

I am trying to access the featureInfo in my application and I keep getting 502 Bad Gateway Network error. In teh console log under the response tab I am getting this error, This proxy does not allow ...
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why preview image is blank for ImageMosaicJDBC (postgis raster) layer?

I follow http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/library/coverage/pgraster.html to publish a ImageMosaicJDBC layer in geoserver. the layer seems published ok and saved, but the preview of this layer ...
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gdal.py as part of bat script in windows 7

I need to run the following bat file from a MS4W shell which has gdal_retile.py as the final option. I have added C:\ms4w\python\gdal to my pythonpath but within a pyscripter shell I can not import ...
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How to add multiple nested node in GeoExt

I have following codes, but i want to add severel parent>child>chill>child>child (4 level inside) nodes with all check box options (for user choice) in the tree panel, in fact sum of all these (parent ...