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

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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 cntryname=...
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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 2....
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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.
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How to get Geoserver working via IIS7?

I have installed GeoServer 2.1.4 on a Win 2008 64bit server that uses IIS as its default web server but there is no obvious documentation for getting it published via IIS. Does anyone know of a good ...
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ogr2ogr when importing from file geodatabase and using in Python?

I want import data from my GDB to PostGIS. It works fine on some datasets (all records -data- is imported or nothing is imported) from a gdb but just doesn't import others. I can't find any ...
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How to calculate the scale of current Zoom Level with parameters like extent, resolution?

I got the following parameters: Width and height of Map: 450px, 560px units : 'meters' maxExtent : new OpenLayers.Bounds(806677.9759,802420.9858,8876817.5647,853497.8186405064) resolutions: [199....
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ArcSDE - use native geometry types for later migration away from SDE?

Background: We have a non-spatial reporting web application with a SQL Server backend. We would like to add a spatial component to this application: serve up some basemaps, serve up points and ...
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Character encoding for Oracle DB and Geoserver

I have a setup that uses Oracle database->GeoServer->OpenLayers->my JavaScript. I use the UTF-8 character set in GeoServer and the JavaScript layers. The Oracle instance is configured to use WIN1252 (...
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WFS layer seems not work with Geoserver 2.2 RC1 and openlayers - updated

I have a Openlayers+Geoserver application. Now I'm trying to move the application on a new server with the new GEOSERVER 2.2 RC1. With the Geoserver ver. 2.1.0 i was able to show the WFS-T layer, ...
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Why GeoServer is blocked during restarting when its GWC had seeded a large quantity of cahce file(PNG)

There are a large quantity of layers have been published in our GeoServer, considering the performance, we have seeded the cache PNG files for these layers using GWC, but right now we restart ...
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Tips for improving GeoServer WPS Performance

I have the following filter: function getFilter(polygon) { var filter = '<ogc:Filter>' + '<ogc:Intersects>' + '<ogc:PropertyName>the_geom</ogc:PropertyName>' + '<...
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Failed to seed layer in GWC of GeoServer when Zoom Start is selected greater than 4 using a user-defined Grid Set

Everybody, I'm undergoing development on a application which is constructed by GeoServer and OpenLayers. Considering that there is a large set of layers (8 layer groupS and totally 121 layers) to ...
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C# Library for consuming Geoserver REST?

I am currently experimenting with Geoserver and it's capabilities within C#. One thing I would like to do is query the server for basic information (existing workspaces, layers, layer attributes, etc.....
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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"> <ogc:...
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Geoserver returning Translator Error when I use PropertyIsLike

I'm converting a WFS app from MapServer to GeoServer (2.1.4) and have hit a snag around PropertyIsLike. Whenever I include it in a getFeature's filter I get back a ServiceException as seen below. ...
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How to send WPS request using OpenLayers

I have generated the WPS request below using GeoServer's WPS Request Builder. I wish to append more parameters to this request (geometry selection), and then send it either using GET or POST from ...
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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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How to make WFS layer with GeoExt?

Can u help me with WFS on GEOExt? Im read tutorial and see this code. proxy: new GeoExt.data.ProtocolProxy({ protocol: new OpenLayers.Protocol.WFS({ url: "/geoserver/ows", ...
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Publish Vector and Raster (GeoTiff) layer in Geoserver SLD

Base layer and overlay layer are same when opening in ArcMap But When publishing the same layers in geoserver , distraction of 27 meter. I have attached an example image to show the problem.
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GeoServer: Cross Layer Filtering vs Layer Groups

To pull features using WFS from several layers in one request, I have two options: One, create a layer group, and then get features from the layer group, as opposed to individual layers. Two, use ...
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How to avoid duplicate labels on each tile?

When I display my map using tiles a label gets drawn on each tile - is there any way to avoid this? I have attached an example image to show the problem:
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Geoserver SLD for OSM valdation errors

I'm trying to build a Geoserver (V2.0.2) style file for OSM data using https://github.com/FlorentDotMe/OSM-Styles-for-GeoServer as a starting point but they produce a number of validation errors Can ...
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problem after merge shapefiles, can't show it on OpenLayers with GeoServer

I have 5 .shp files, after merge it with geomerge, I can't use it on OpenLayers with GeoServer. it's only show white layer and when i click it, it show error message: Internal error occurred ShapeType ...
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Raster data on PostGIS

I need to publish raster and vector data through GeoServer WMS service and I have already chosen PostGIS as datasource to keep vector data. Now I would like to know what is the best practice to work ...
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Geoservers communicating with other Geoservers

I am able to connect to multiple Geoservers using the Geonetwork but is it possible for two Geoservers to communicate with each other without the Geonetwork?
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GeoServer + OpenLayers: How can I sum points in a selected polygon in my WMS layer

I have two layers: one representing admin boundaries (multipolygon), and the other representing population (multipoint). I've made it possible to select a polygon to display. For the displayed polygon,...
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Geowebcache REST 404's

I'm running Geoserver 2.1.3 (SVN 16668) and am trying to get REST working with GeoWebCache. I've got :8080/geoserver/rest working correctly, and am able to interact with that side of things. However, :...
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add description to a new polygon and save -> postgres + geoserver + openlayers -> wfs-t insert

actually it is possible to draw a new polygon with openlayers and save it over WFS-T-insert (geoserver wfs-t 1.1.0) in my postgres-db: var save = new OpenLayers.Control.Button({ title: "Save Changes",...
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How can we display an animated output for watershed management in openlayers

Here i'm using Tomcat(7.0)+GeoServer(2.1.3)+Openlayers(2.11). How can we display an output like Flow of water for the forest watershed management application. I have to show the water flow Based ...
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GeoServer WPS Aggregation Functions Example

The scenario: I want to present a user with names of polygons from a layer in GeoServer. I then display the polygon(s) whose name(s) the user selected. What I've done: I have a search box, which ...
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How import a shapefile on-the-fly and have GeoServer render it instantly?

I am tasked with adding one feature to an existing app. It was built with OpenLayers and GeoServer. The task is to import a shapefile on-the-fly and have GeoServer render it instantly. However, I can'...
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Is it possible to write a server to handle OpenLayers.Protocol.HTTP({url: “/cgi-bin/fs/workspace/” …}) which was done by FeatureServer

I am a newbie to geoserver and openlayers. Recently, I am stuck in saving changes(drawing polygons and points) of the feature vectors to a local(geoserver/www/...) .json file. The tutorial I ...
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Export Map to GeoPDF

I am using GeoServer/OpenLayers to build a map website. One of things I want to do is to export a map to GeoPDF. It's not an export from desktop software. More specifically, map tiles are added as ...
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Background no data areas appearing where raster and vector data meet in Geoserver

I'm using Geoserver (2.1) to load raster data with the Imagemosaic plugin and then using Geowebcache to cut this data into tiles across the full coverage of the British National Grid. However the data ...
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how do I get php to connect automatically to GeoServer?

how do I get php to connect automatically to GeoServer?? so I do not need to go into GeoServer manually by entering the username and password. And how to queries on PostGIS can directly publish and ...
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Querying Additional Styles from Geoserver

I'm using GeoServer 2.1.2, and I've got a layer to which I've applied added additional WMS styles. However, I'm having trouble working out how to query the layer and retrieve the list of available ...
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QGIS: WMS misalignment

I am experiencing a small screen space offset when using a WMS layer (origin is GeoServer 2.1.4): The image shows a red square which is the top left pixel of a tile (GeoTIFF). An exact copy of the ...
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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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Publish PostGIS raster to geoserver

I have a database of raster and vector and I want to use them in my webmapping. There is not a problem to publish the vector using geoserver but I can't publish my raster. Is there possibility to ...
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How to retrieve a single polygon from a multipolygon layer in GeoServer

I have a multipolygon layer in GeoServer. The layer represents states within a country. I want to enable a user to search for a specific state, and then only the selected state to be displayed on the ...
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Creating thematic map using OpenLayers and GeoServer?

I am still a beginner in learning GeoServer and OpenLayers. I tried to create thematic maps of the map that I publish in GeoServer. I used openlayer to show the map in web browser. When i want to ...
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Displaying Feature Info for a user defined polygon

To retrieve feature info for a polygon selection, I have the OpenLayers code below: var featureTypes = ["nig_admin1", "nig_admin2", "nig_admin3", "nig_landscan"]; var populationCtrl =...