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

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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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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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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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OpenLayers GetFeatureInfo for GeoServer Layer Groups

I've created a GeoServer layer group. I'm using OpenLayers.Layer.WMS to retrieve the layer group, and this works fine. In addition, I'd like to pull feature info for the layer. For this, I'm using ...
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Uploading unprojected shape files using GeoServer REST API

I have a number of shapefiles that lack the .prj file. I'm able to upload them to geoserver using the rest api. However, I'm unable to serve them after upload. Which brings me to the question as to ...
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Zooming the map after filter

I have wms layer and after i do cql filter on this. And now i want to see result. I want map zoomed to this result. My code. ex=layer.getExtent(); map.zoomToExtent(ex); But getExtent() returns ...
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Text layer styling in GeoServer?

I am wondering what is the best approach to use for text layers in GeoServer. AFAIK, there is no text layer in GeoServer. But in many occassions we need to use text layers and not simply label for ...
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WFS getfeature request with diffent SRS

I'm having problems with a WFS getFeature request. I'm using openlayers with an OSM map as baselayers which use the google projection. Overlaying the layer with WMS works perfect. When I do a request ...
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How to add labels to a WMS layer using OpenLayers and GeoServer?

I have point of data in mysql server. I am displaying this layer as WMS using OpenLayers and GeoServer. How can I add label to this layer?
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WFS via Geoserver - Proxy or MapDocument Issues?

I struggle getting a WFS overlay from geoserver to work. I think I meet all the requirements for the WFS to be displayed in my map, but the request seems to get stuck somewhere... FireBug gives the ...
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GeoServer converting PostGIS timestamp with time zone

In a PostGIS view i have a field of data type "timestamp with time zone". In GeoServer this field is show with datatype "Timestamp" My problem is that i want the Timestamp to be show in my ...
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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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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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how to download a file from geoserver gml from a url using javascript?

how to download a file from geoserver gml from a url using javascript? I'm doing a web application with javascript, but I could not download files from geoserver, the url given entry does not bring ...
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No popup on map if no feature is selected

I've got a webmap showing data coming from a Geoserver instance. With better.WMS.js I made it possible to display popups. Everything works nice except that the map shows popups too where there is no ...
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Update WFS Layer with QGIS - Commit errors

In QGis: Importing WFS Layer from Server, changing Attributes, trying to save. I get Commit errors: Could not commit changes to layer ah_neu:mylayer. The geoservers logfile says: 2015-01-21 ...
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OpenLayers 3 - submit SLD text in wms call

Earlier versions of OpenLayers allowed for the submission of the text of an SLD in a call to the server side WMS. This describes the procedure, and cautions that, if your sld is too long, you ...
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What is wrong with my WFS-T protocol setup?

So I want to transfer some Vector Layer Features from javascript code to my geoserver and then to postGIS, my code looks like this: saveStrategy = new OpenLayers.Strategy.Save(); ...
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GeoServer setup for intercepting WFS-T requests and handle them via PHP

I'm developing a web app which uses GeoServer side by side with a PHP framework. My goal is to be able to intercept WFS-T requests to update some records whenever a WFS transaction is executed ...
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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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GeoWebCache: Is there a way to empty the cache only for a certain zoom level?

This is a follow-up to this question. In short, I was overambitious in seeding and now my /usr filesystem is full. Take a look at the cache occupancy broken down by zoom level. (Data is OSM South ...
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Layer sets not enabled after change style via REST.

I changing layer's style via REST api: curl.exe -v -u new_user:123456 -XPUT -H "Content-type: text/xml" -d ...
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GeoExplorer provokes “401 Unauthorized” request and lacks login

Currently I have a login problem with my deployed GeoExplorer. Everything works fine in debug mode on my local VM with the geoserver from my remote server connected. Firebug gives the following output ...
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Geoserver ImageMosaic: error connecting to WorldImage

I would like to use the ImageMosaic plugin to set up a Geoserver layer which refers to a WorldImage, just like in the official tutorial. As a simple test case, I put a custom folder into my Geoserver ...
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error in loading raster tiles on postgreSQL [duplicate]

I am trying to import raster data from PostGIS to GeoServer. I follow the instructions given on this link. ...
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Geoserver - Key Authentication against a MySql Database

I am trying to implement a token based security scheme with Geoserver. What we need to do is send the client a license key when they log into our primary application. This license key is generated by ...
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Getting a “java.lang.OutOfMemoryError” error while importing raster files from PostGIS to Geoserver

I am trying to import raster data from PostGIS to GeoServer. I follow the instructions given on this link. ...
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SLD style definition from GeoServer to Drupal

I've been experimenting with the SLD style definitions in both GeoServer and Drupal. What I want to achieve is to create a new style in GeoServer (by a curl operation, but I know how that works) and ...
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Geoserver - tiles/grid offset

I would like to host an Openstreetmap server using Geoserver (Geoserver/GeoWebCache/postgis). However, I encounter a problem regarding the tiles and gridsets. TMS urls (myserv/z/x/y.png) are different ...
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How to style a shapefile in GeoServer?

I have a shapefile data of buildings. I added it to GeoServer and serve it as a WMS layer. When I check my own maps in the browser my polygons of building appear black color and I want to change it's ...
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How to use CQL_FILTER for the highest value in a layer field?

I need to query/filter my wms in openlayers to only see the polygons classified with the highest values in a given field. Would be something like: wms_layer.mergeNewParams({'CQL_FILTER': "ND = ...
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blank preview image for ImageMosaicJDBC (postgis raster) layer [duplicate]

In geoserver, while publishing ImageMosaicJDBC layer seems no problem, the preview of this layer does not give me an meaningful overview image, only a blank image with the correct lat lon extend. Also ...
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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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How can I access WMS service from Geoserver using ArcGIS Silverlight API?

Having Geoserver installed locally in my machine, I'm currently doing a R&D by trying to access WMS service from Geoserver using ArcGIS API for Silverlight. I'm trying to replicate the sample in ...
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Passing selected polygon to INTERSECTS filter in a WFS request

In the code below, <ogc:Filter> <ogc:Intersects> <ogc:PropertyName>the_geom</ogc:PropertyName> <ogc:Function name="querySingle"> ...
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QGIS & WMS: Different aspect ratio between width/height and bbox

I am experiencing a small screen space offset when using a WMS layer (origin is GeoServer 2.1.4). Looking at the requests from QGIS (1.7.4) to my GeoServer I realised that the aspect ratio between the ...
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how can we save vector files in openlayers

i'm using Postgis + tomcat + geoserver + openlayers for my application. with the help of some tutorial i have reached upto gettting feature information of layers. Next i want to edit and save ...
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To get FeatureInfo in OpenLayers

I am new to OpenLayers and I want to add OpenLayers.Control.WMSGetFeatureInfo to get feature info to website.But i can't figure out right method. I also see the source code of GeoServer OpenLayers ...
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Geoserver popups in Leaflet

I've got a simple Leaflet map with a basemap and one map-layer coming from my own hosted GeoServer. I made the layers show up nicely in a map. Now I want to add popups on the point layer showing ...
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Geoserver sometimes does not load all selected layers

I have geoserver serving two layers from postgis into a leaflet application. Leaflet is requesting GeoJSON from geoserver which are displayed one a time using Leaflet's layer control. The issue here ...
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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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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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Using Geoserver to serve Tiles in zoom/x/y.png format

I have an application that receives tiles from an OSM tile server using the url format URL/zoom/x/y.png . I'm looking into using Geoserver instead of the OSM tile server. I understand that Geoserver ...
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How to set default style of layer using rest api in Geoserver

Hello friend, I want to change the default style of the layer in Geo server using the REST API.For this i get this code curl -v -u admin:geoserver -XPUT -H "Content-type: text/xml" -d ...
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How to display clickable features from Geoserver over Google Maps v3 Base?

Please forgive what I am sure is a very noob question, but I need to do some research into the best way to achieve this and I am a beginner to GIS. My employer has a Geoserver instance set up which ...
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How to configure proxy.cgi in windows using apache and geoserver?

I want to dispaly my layers on a server. I'am using geoserver 2.3.2 and apache 2.4 Till now i Create a proxy file in referring in this link : ...
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What's the correct link for adding GeoServer WFS to ArcMap?

What is the correct URL to enter in ArcCatalog WFS Parameters when adding a WFS layer from GeoServer into ArcMap? Here's a link to our Get Capabilities document: ...
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Is it possible to select a service (WMS / WFS) through the Geoserver REST-API?

Is it possible to select a service (WMS / WFS) through the Geoserver REST-API? I know how to add a workspace through the REST-API, like this curl -v -u admin:geoserver -XPOST -H "Content-type: ...
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How to return a map catalog from a WPS process with GeoServer?

I guess everything is in the title, I would like to be able to select a map and have it returned. This is because I'd like later on to return a GeoTIFF which would have been generated by the server, ...
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How to Configure Geoserver WFS to work with ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am trying to figure out how to get a WFS service working with ArcMap. I have Geoserver up and running and I am able to add a WFS layer in QGIS but not ArcMap. I have tried to use the Data ...