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

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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 ...
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GeoServer - change Master Password - masterpw.info missing

I'm using GeoServer 2.5.1 and I want to change my default Master Password as is suggested by GeoServer itself when I log in: The master password for this server has not been changed from the ...
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ValueError using MapProxy decorate image middleware with WMS

I am successfully using Mapproxys decorate image middleware to apply a watermark to WMTS tiles. I am using the following code: def annotate_img(image, service, layers, environ, query_extent, **kw): ...
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Permanent add Geoserver Server on Geoexplorer different URL

I have my Geoexplorer run on Open shift (asume http://geoexplorer-aaa-rhcloud.com) using this Git (https://github.com/jason-callaway/geoexplorer-on-openshift). My geoexplorer run perfectly, ...
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How to publish a layer with standalone geowebchache in geoserver?

I have a multiple geoservers on two different systems with same port(one is backup for another) and geowebcache in on of the system with different port . Now i want to publish my layers in geoserver ...
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OpenLayers + Geoserver problem with wfs projection

In geoserver i have a layer in EPSG:26191. In OpenLayers i add it on map as WFS: markerLayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector('Markers',{ strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.Fixed()], ...
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How to get ArcSDE plugin working with Geoserver 2.5.1

I'm trying to get the ESRI ArcSDE plugin to work with my instance of Geoserver. This is my current setup: Tomcat 7 GeoServer 2.5.1 ArcSDE Plugin for GeoServer 2.5.1 WEB-INF\lib\icu4j-3.4.4.jar ...
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Having 1 base layers hide when the other one is shown and visa versa

I have an open layers map that is using Mapquest as a base layers as well as my own base layer. I've seem to be having an issue with getting the one base layer to show while the other one hides. The ...
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Geoserver projection recognize problem

I'm publishing shape files in geoserver through curl,my problem is that geoserver didn't recognizing the projection which is in ESRI WKT format(layer was publishing).I searched for this problem i ...
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who to contact about issues with geoserver plugin for qgis

I have a project in QGIS that I am trying to publish using GeoServer via the plugin. When I try and publish a layer I get: global name 'provider' is not defined Traceback (most recent call last): ...
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Geoserver Crashing when opening layer preview

My Geoserver crashng oftenly by producing the following error while try to open layer preview tab from admin console am working with sensitive data and i have an application using gwc layer , for ...
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Allowing user to download shape files via geoserver

We provide layers via shape files and/or PostGIS PostGreSQL Database in geoserver-2.x.x with GCS Geometry. geoserver-2.x.x itself uses this shape files to render maps. The shape files are located on ...
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Error trying to create mssql layer in geoserver

with mssql 2008 and the latest geoserver with the mssql store plugin, I can create a dbo connection with a mssql database and list the tables. When I try to create a layer with one of the tables which ...
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Arcmap and attribute table

I am wondering how you can save multiple data for one point feature in ArcMap? For example, I have a shape-file with point features, the data that needs to be included for each point feature consists ...
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Geoserver - Disallowing unauthenticated user from using getLegendGraphic Service

I created a geoserver rule as ADMIN and *.* for allowing an authenticated admin to see all services and functions. Why does Geoserver allow Geoexplorer to retrieve the legend images for saved maps ...
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How to stop multiple labes showing for a single item [duplicate]

On top of some other styling, I have used GeoExplorer to edit the scale based rendering of labels for the names of fields in an area. It all works fine but when I zoom in of fields that have a large ...
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how to access vector layer from localhost:8085

My environment is as below. Server A contained the web application, I used win7,tomcat 7.0,eclipse Kepler Service Release 1 Server B contained geoserver and my sph data,the geoserver2.4.4 works ...
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Public Geoserver preview via third-party website?

A few years ago I remember seeing a website that would connect to a public Geoserver offering and allow you to preview all available layers overlaid on a Google Maps or similar base layer. Does ...