GeoTools is an open source Java library that provides tools for geospatial data.

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Geotools: Efficiently writing a GeoJSON stream into a Shapefile

I've been trying a few solutions to efficiently convert GeoJSON into a shapefile without having to store all features in memory. I'm using GeoTools 9.2. The problem is not so much in how to stream ...
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GeoTools Omitting Quotes in its Queries?

I have a table in my PostgreSQL 8.4 with a column 'Shape' of type 'geometry'. When I start up Tomcat my GeoServer throws an exception: 24 Sep 16:20:25 WARN [geotools.jdbc] - Error occured determing ...
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getDestinationGeographicPoint() in geotools returns wrong coordinates in South/West

I am trying to calculate a coordinate given an azimuth, distance and start point. If my code uses an start coordinate in North/East quadrant, all goes fine. But, by using 0,0 coordinates, an azimuth ...
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combine several polygon objects in one polygon object with geotools (is it possible)?

I have several polygon objects and I need to "merge (or combine or dissolve)" them toghether into one polygon object. With a GIS tool like Quantum GIS, I do this with Geoprocessing option "Combine ...
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GeoTools example for Shapefile export to already existing PostGIS table

I'm a newbie to GeoTool API, and I'm looking for a way to export the specific shapefile to the specific already existing PostGIS table with GeoTools (the underlying problem I face is that PostGIS ...
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Add multiple shape files to a one layer in geotools

Im new to geotools and started looking at quick start example in http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/tutorial/quickstart/maven.html i want to extend this application to add multiple shape files ...
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Convert Gauss-Kruger to UTM

How to covert Gauss-Kruger coordinates to UTM coordinates with GeoTools java library? As I have figured out the location (zone, country) is important. I need the calculation for Slovenia.
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How to bypass 10 character limit of field name in ShapeFiles?

I'm exporting geometry with attached text attributes from oracle database to esri shapefile format (.shp) with Java and Geotools library. Attribute columns in our database have names with more than ...
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Best way for rendering geotools in web service [closed]

I'm using geotools in my web service project. I always thought geotools is somehow compatible with openlayers, but now when it actually came to implementing this functionality, i can't find even one ...
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Abstract Data Store

I'm trying to create a new extension for data store in geoserver that can take data from in-memory arrays.But as I'm kind of new to geotools I'm not sure how to do it.Any help would be really ...
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Getting MongoDB working with GeoServer 2

I'm trying to use MongoDB with GeoServer but it is actually not working at all. Someone once posted this: Getting MongoDB Working with GeoServer, but since he could solve his problem without any help ...
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How to create SLD with inline features and style and add to WMS using GeoTools?

I am trying to create labels with arbitrary values on a WMS map using GeoTools (9.4). I have created a feature type, a feature (in a data store), and a user layer. With that I generated an SLD ...
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Writing shapefile metadata with geotools

Using GeoTools, I'm able to write features to a shapefile by essentially passing a SimpleFeatureCollection to a ShapefileDataStore. The feature collection provides both a schema and features including ...
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How to have polygon labels always display using GeoTools 8?

I'm not able to consistently display labels for polygon features. The label is not displayed, as far as I can tell, unless the polygon is large enough to contain the entire label string. I can ...
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CRS centered on the 180 meridian?

The problem I'm dealing with is the old 180 meridian problem, except I'm not trying to plot or render shapes that cross it, I need to do intersections of lines that cross it. The only spherical ...
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How to overlay a Shapefile on a WMS layer using Geotools?

I am trying to overlay a shp file on wms layer using the example http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/tutorial/raster/image.html. Each time I want to read the format of the file to get a reader ...
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geotools / jts crs transformation result not at correct position

I copied the example from geotools, which shows how to transform a shapefile into a different projection. (http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/tutorial/geometry/geometrycrs.html) But when ...
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What is the best API to use GeoTools or uDig (for the context of my application)?

I am trying to develop a java application that displays : Google maps, Openstreetmap and Bing Map Data. So which is the best SDK to use in this contet Geotools or uDig ?
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What is the relation between geotools and hibernate-spatial ( differences and similarities)

I know that hibernate-sapatial is supposed to be an abstraction for the db . And from what i understand there is some kind of possibillity to do that with geotools? ( to what extent i do not know). ...
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geotools oracle spatial plugin samples / documentation

I plan to use geotools and I saw that there is an oracle plugin available, but the documentation is not very detailed. Are there any examples or documentations available to access the functionality of ...
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How to build a portfolio for a GIS/Java career path?

I have been a GIS Analyst for over 10 years and am currently studying java (50% through the course). My plan is to develop GIS applications mainly focused towards open source solutions. I would like ...
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How to specify field name in raster to feature conversion tool or intersect tool?

What I want to do : input: raster file, polygon feature layer process: Convert raster to polygon using IConversionOp.RasterDataToPolygonFeatureData Method Intersect resultant polygon feature class ...
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Simple WebMapping application with postgis Database

am very new to web-mapping, so this question may be a little misguided. I want to develop a simple web mapping application using OpenLayers which can display Cadastral information that are currently ...
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Getting: org.opengis.referencing.NoSuchIdentifierException: No transform for classification “Transverse Mercator Zoned Grid System” with geotools

Using geotools I've been trying to create a referenced envelope after converting/reprojecting from WGS 84 to UTM with specific zones and it seems that either I need to do something with authority ...
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GeoJSON to Shape file conversion with geotools

Can someone please provide me an example of how to convert GeoJSON to Shape file using geotools?
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Diff operation in PostGIS/Geotools

What is the best way to perform a diff operation on Postgis features/tables or Geotools objects? Are there any automatic methods I can use? If not, what would be the optimal way to implement your own ...
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What is the best way to convert WKT String to GML String

What is the best way to programatically convert WKT String to GML String? Every reasonable library (at best available in some Maven repository) can be used. Till now I came up with this solution ...
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Global projection with zero scale distortion at non-zero latitude

I am looking for a global projection with zero scale distortion at non-zero latitude. I have tried using an Oblique Mercator projection centred at a specific latitude and longitude of centre (with ...
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Implement a WFS Server using Geo tools

I need to implement a WFS Server using Geo tools, I have an application developed in Java using a spatial database. I wish to develop a WFS service using GeoTools. As a first step, I am implementing ...
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How to write GML with Geotools?

I'd like to write GML using Geotools. Unfortunately, I can't find documentation on a GML Writer (except for this one from 2006: http://docs.codehaus.org/display/GEOTOOLS/WFS+++GML+DataStore). Could ...
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Illegal argument exception while reading tiff image using GeoTools

I am working on a Java swings based GIS application to project my tiff image as maps . But each time I run my application I get Illegal argument: "semiMajorAxis=�" . The tiff images I have are working ...
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Fastest way to convert shapefile to postgis in java

I have been using geotools to read shapefiles and import them into postgis. Unfortunately, when large files are being imported, this leads to a massive lag time --8000% of shp2pgsql piped into pgsql-- ...
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What do I need to create 3D model of real terrain?

I'd like to create 3D model of some real terrain (to be exact it's about some real roads and only as much as 80m to 100m of roadside - 40m to 50m of each side). As I don't have access to highly ...
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Geotools, output to kml and convert meters

I have a complex problem. I'm using geotools 10.* I have input data: latitude, longitude (WGS_84), radius in meters, start angle (12 o'clock), end angle (clockwise, i.e. turn to the right). I need ...
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How to parse KML data using geotools?

Geotools contains some packages dealing with KML: org.geotools.kml and org.geotools.kml.bindings. I assume it was designed to parse KML data. Do you know how to use it?
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Renaming Columns in Geotools FeatureType

I am attempting to build a simple java program that loads shapefiles into a Postgis 2.0 database. Everything is working out great except that I would like to be able to modify the FeatureType in the ...
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How to draw polygons on an existing map?

If you want a map with some circles, squares, etc. representing cities or something else you can use the following code. Note that you can change the map and the coordinates with yours, and you'll ...
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MultiPolygon from database

I would like to know how to create an instance of a Multipoint from a PostGIS database.. I do the query , then got the ResultSet named "area" , the column with MultiPolygon attributes is named "geom" ...
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How to couple GeoTools GML bindings for encoding to GML 3.1.1

I've successfully created GeoTools (8.3) bindings for parsing and encoding XML bindings as described in their tutorial: http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/library/xml/internal/bindings.html I ...
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How to programatically add KML Icons to Placemark generated from SimpleFeatures using GeoTools?

I have successfully generated a set of (unstyled) placemarks in a KML file using the GeoTools framework, and the Encoder class. The file renders fine in Google Earth with standard balloon placemarks. ...
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Find Perpendicular Distance and Minimum Perpendicular Vector between a Point and a Line using GeoTools and JTS

I have a line formed by 2 lat/lon pairs, and the lat/lon of a point. I would like to find out the perpendicular distance between the line and the point on the Earth surface (can assume Earth as great ...
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Repaint seems not working when called multiple times from the same method

I have the following scenario: displaySelectedFeatures(IDs); then some code... and then: displaySelectedFeatures(features); Display selected features looks like this: public void ...
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How to open image file saved with JAI in Geotools?

I need to find NDVI and other vegetation indices and then find changes in time with tif images. I've been using Geotools for this. I took 2 tiff images, then using QGIS I changed them to PNG because ...
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The units of getArea() on a multipolygon within a shapefile [closed]

I am using GeoTools to find area and intersections of shapefiles. GeoTools uses the JTS geometry library (Vivid Solutions) and that has functions to getArea() but unfortunately I am not able to ...
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Displaying Google Maps and OpenStreetMap map in Java?

Is there any Java API that is like OpenLayers ? I would like to display google Maps and Openlayers Maps in a java application
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What is the most efficient way to create a shapefile from resultset using geotools

I am facing a problem to write to shapefile (geotools) with respect to time, memory etc. My workflow is something like reading spacial data from database Oracle with attributes and coordinates (can ...
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Write out a WKT file from a loaded shapefile

We are looking to load and display a shapefile, simple polygons, then write out a WKT string of that shapefile and have the user save it somewhere. Does anyone have some code snippets of that very ...
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How to convert a shapefile to WKT with GeoTools snapshot 9? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Write out a WKT file from a loaded shapefile I need to convert a shapefile to WKT to be read in OpenLayers. The shapefile is one that has been created by Geotools. ...
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Problem in displaying a GeoTiff image in JMapFrame

I'm trying to display a GeoTiff image with no projection but where the geographical extent (bounding box) is known: reader= format.getReader(new File(sImageName)); GridCoverage2D gridCoverage= ...
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How to sort a SimpleFeatureCollection using GeoTools?

I have a featurecollection: SimpleFeatureBuilder featureBuilder = new SimpleFeatureBuilder(dbFeatureType); SimpleFeatureCollection collection = FeatureCollections.newCollection(); while ...