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

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Version problems with Geotools CSV2SHP example

I'm trying to use the CSV2SHP tutorial. I spent some time trying to get it to run but using v10.x of Geotools causes the shapefile to be output with no geometries. For instance if I open it in QGIS, ...
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Geotools writing shapefiles without geometries [duplicate]

When I am writing a shapefile according to CSV2SHP tutorial, it contains features without geometries. I use version 10-SNAPSHOT. For example the result of ogrinfo looks like below: D:\>ogrinfo ...
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Is there a way to retrieve/query country data from a shapefile programmatically using map coordinates in GeoTools?

I am using Geotools to parse and draw a shapefile. Now; when I draw that map I receive coordinates with this bit of code for my Flight Line button. void selectFeatures(MapMouseEvent ev) { ...
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Splitting multiple polygons with a line in JTS geotools

i am using geotools as my GIS map solution. now i want to split multiple polygons to build a road or river. passing through multiple polygons so, can you plz help me how to do this splitting a single ...
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Test for polygon orientation

I'm want to merge multiple geometries with Geotools (starting off with one geometry) but the result is a polygon that has a clockwise orientation. This gives a invalid geometry. My code for the merge: ...
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Display coordinate references in Geotools

I'm using this library to finish my final project and i have to say I'm no familiar with the maps worlds. My question is if geotools has a method to show automatically the coordinates references in ...
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Add labels for printed map (GeoTools)

I have some problems with labels for printing map with GeoTools. Next code (with some cuts, code on Scala language) can help me for printing map: val map = new MapContent() val parser = new ...
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I nead to find the nearest places based on latitude/longitude points

I have a java aplication backed by a mysql database which contains events with locations (latitude/longitude), the location data is saved as POINT data type. I nead to find the nearest events in some ...
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how can we convert vector data to raster data in geotools

In my project iam able to open and save shape file. I want to convert this vector data to image format as a tiffimage plese help me the procedure to do the same.
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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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Geotool SwtMapPane draws in view but not in TitleAreDialog

I've written a very basic rcp app to show points and lines in a view. When I tried to move this code to a wizard page, it gave the error below. When I use code that simply loads and displays a ...
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A simple geotool app example

I've been playing around with the GeoTools libraries, but I can only show shape files and no custom layers. Requirements are that it must use the SWTMapPane and not via the static ...
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Transactions in Geoserver / WFS - Is it possible to know which “action” failed?

I'm trying to implement transactions for some queries to Geoserver. I'm using plain HTTP Post to make the requests, from Java. One of those queries looks something like : <wfs:Transaction ...
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Problem Inserting feature with Geotools WFS

With this tutorial http://docs.codehaus.org/display/GEOTOOLS/Data+Writing When I try to insert a feature try { DataStore geoToolsClient = getGeoToolsClient(); Transaction transaction = new ...
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Can I define a transformation between 2D and 3D in Geotools?

I'm using Geotools, and I need to convert coordinates between 2D and 3D coordinate reference systems. I recognize that there's no universally-correct way to do this: 2D -> 3D means "making up" a Z ...
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How do I construct (or select) an appropriate local Cartesian coordinate system, for an arbitrary small area?

I'm relatively inexperienced with coordinate reference systems, so please bear with me if I'm not putting this clearly. I have existing software which works with an abstract (un-referenced) 3D ...
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Converting geometry to geography using org.geotools.geometry.jts.JTS

I'm trying to convert com.vividsolutions.jts.geom.Geometry to geography, using the GeoTools package - org.geotools.geometry.jts.JTS. This is my code: public Geometry getGeography() { Geometry geo ...
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Where are descriptions of attributes in datafiles on naturalearthdata.com?

I have downloaded some datafiles from naturalearthdata.com site. For example, ne_50m_admin_0_countries feature source contains dozenz of attributes with names like scalerank, level, mapcolor7, ...
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Java GeoTools - Getting CRS from SRID

I might confuse between two things, but I need to do some calculation on my polygons (distance, area etc.). Using the WKBReader, I'm getting the geo: WKBReader wkbReader = new WKBReader(); byte[] a = ...
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Bad calculations with Colombian projection (EPSG:3116)

Solved, reading mail-archive I can understand that there is a conflict between: gt-epsg-wkt-9.2.jar gt-epsg-hsql-9.2.jar I tested removing each one, with 'hsql' I get the same wrong result, but ...
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how to publish the layer from Mongodb store in geoserver?

I am using geoserver 2.5 MongoDb 2.4 Windows 7 64bit I am imported json data file into MongoDb using the below query. mongoimport --db GeoMongodb --collection states --file E:/states.json ...
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Creating visualizations for geometry points with geotools

I am a beginner in everything that involves GIS coding and so on. After doing some research i chose Geotools as the tool to help me with my project. Basically i will need to create a new routing ...
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Conversion of point grid to a raster with open source tools (Gdal, QGIS …)

I'm looking to do something which seem simple to me, but I haven't found a solution since 2 days I looked for. I've got a Postgis DB with lot of points (WGS84) spaced of 100 meters which cover a ...
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Calculating scale from tiles using their envelope

I have a few problems I need to solve, and it comes down the the below example. It may be my understanding or the way I am doing it. Can someone please explain why my logic does not work. I am ...
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How to check for overlapping check with tolerance using JTS / GeoTools

I have several hundered polygons which may overlap but need to be considered 'not overlapping' when the overlapping is less than 1 meter. The overlapping check in JTS does not offer a tolerance ...
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autocomplete polygon function with geotools

i'm using geotools to develop some GIS features, i don't know how to implement the autocomplete polygon function using Java code. does any one tried to do it before?
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converting/parsing geojson into com.vividsolutions.jts geometry

Does any has any experience with converting string geojson into com.vividsolutions.jts geometry object (point, polygon, etc). Maybe there is some java library I cannot find. Greets!
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How to create a value-by-alpha map in Java?

Someone has post similar question as mine before : similar question But my objective is slightly different. I have a shape file (.shp) (a country map) I would like to write a piece of java code to ...
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geotools parsing kml with multigeometry only gives me first geometry

I'm trying to parse the states.kml file (http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/_downloads/states.kml) on the geotools website using the following code: Parser parser = new Parser(new ...
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How to make a geo reference image using GeoTool based on a matrix mapped data?

My ultimate objective is to make a geo reference image and make it as a raster layer to overlay the image above my openlayers map. I have a set of geo coordinate data, and each coordinate is assigned ...
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How to divide streets layer into 2 mile segments. [duplicate]

I have a streets layer which I want to divide into 2 mile segments. I have searched and read enough for days but there is no information on how to do this. The split command allows you to select and ...
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Latlng to UTM conversion with forced zone

I'm trying to convert a set of latlng coords to UTM but the points in the set are across two different UTM zones, 32T and 33T. This causes two near points like 44.51601173544275, 11.992860160820502 ...
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Why is my longitude conversion from NY State Plane Coordinate System to WGS84 consistently off by 3.665 degrees?

I'm trying to convert coordinates from the NY State Plane Coordinate System for Long Island (zone #3104) to WGS84 using the GeoTools Java API. The latitude value is correct, but the longitude is ...
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Upgrading GeoTools

Currently we are using geotools release version 2.7.5. I checked the versioning of geotools and found that, there is a stable release version 8.* directly after 2.7.*. Do the new release ...
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What is the unit of measurement for buffer calculation?

What is the unit of measurement used by Geometry class for it's buffer calculation ? Api doc currently defines it as " distance - the width of the buffer (may be positive, negative or 0)" I need to ...
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Buffer Zip Region Polygon with GeoTools

What I want to achieve is to buffer a zip region geometry with a distance in meters and than get the coordinates of the new (expanded) polygon. The original geometry polygon is parsed from a kml file. ...
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How to use CropCoverage Render Transformation in Geoserver SLD (WPS)? [closed]

I have yet to find an example on the web (or in code) of anyone using the "Crop Coverage" Render Transformation from a Geoserver SLD. Does anyone have an example or at least be able to point me to ...
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How to write GML parser with Geotools?

I wrote a Parser for a GML file from the OS Mastermap with geotools 8.4. With one part I still have a problem. This sniplet of the xsd: <complexType name="RoadLinkType"> ...
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How can I clip a shapefile in java using geotools?

Does anyone have any advice or sample code that shows how to clip a shapefile using geotools? I am looking to build a simple GUI to allow a user to input a bounding box and polyline shapefile, then ...
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ImageMosaic-JDBC Error

I'm trying to get postgis raster layers in geoserver-2.3.1, with postgresql-8.4, postgis-2.0 and gt-imagemosaic-jdbc-9.1.jar support. I'm going through the tutorial with a PNG raster that i have. In ...
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Coordinate Conversion in PostGIS

I have some problem with the representation of the coordinates. I need to convert the coordinates from "EPSG: 32633" to "EPSG: 4326", and then create geometries in PostGIS. For the conversion (from ...
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How to crop an image based on a shapefile using GeoTools

I'm writing a web application using GeoTools (it's Java running in a web container). I need to crop a raster file based on a shape file. The core GeoTools documentation and examples I can follow ...
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Missing SRS and NoData when writing TIFF rasters in geotools

As I am writing .tif rasters in geotools, the CRS of the written file is not the same of the source (the source raster which I read and processed). My question is : How can I maintain and write .tif ...
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How to modify the coordinates of a SHP geometry using Geotools?

I have a shapefile with some polygons. I would like to change the height for this elements using Java. The rest of the attributes should be the same. I've thought using GeoTools but I haven't found ...
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while reading a tiff file filenotfoundexception

I am unable to create File object while instantiate a tiff file using TestData.file function it is giving file not found exception . But the tif file is exist on the same path file exists ...
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Building java based desktop map application using embedded database such as spatialite

I am relatively very new to building GIS based applications and have a very limited understanding in this area. So I need some help in building a java based desktop application which would generate ...
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GetCapabilities Request for WMS

I'm trying to connect to a WebMapServer with the Geotools WMS classes. My problem is, that the resonse-object "capabilities" doesn't contain all layers. When I'm doing the request in a browser, I can ...
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GeoTools: SimpleFeatureCollection to KML error CoordinateReferenceSystem

I want to export a SimpleFeatureCollection (Read from a MySQL DB) to a KML file, here is my code used to read the infos into the console: private void featureCollectionToKML(SimpleFeatureCollection ...
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dbf file size is increased after exporting opened Shape file into new Shapefile

I have a shape file(polygon features) which has 7 attributes(id,area,etc.,) in dbf file. After reading the shape file i am exporting to a new Shape file in Which i am adding 2 attibutes (id ,area). ...
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Filtered SimpleFeatureCollection really slow on Map and other operations

I'm working with a shapefile having about 85.000 features. I need to select some of these using a filter and then showing these on a map. Now... If I draw the entire shapefile's features the creation ...