GeoWebCache is a Java web application used to cache map tiles coming from a variety of sources such as OGC Web Map Service (WMS)

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Backup and restore GWC data with minimal downtime

I have a geowebcache of for an entire country for 20 zoom level have more than 85 Laksh tiles which is saved in C drive ,I need to move the same file into another system with minimum downtime , ...
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Geoserver wms tile cache and saving

I am new at geoserver. I have created a wms service on geoserver that serves water pipes. Geoserver using postgresql database as data store. Client applications (like Openlayers) are consuming wms ...
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Add tiles to GeoWebCache

I have a question regarding GWC. I have some png tiles of my city which I'd like to use with my Geoserver/GWC. I know the way to populate the GWC when having e.g. a shapefile published by GS and GWC ...
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geoserver's geowebcache watermark setting

anyone here has used watermarking in geoserver? I have successfully set watermark to my WMS layer, but in my OpenLayers 3 project, I use 'Tiled': true WMS setting and my GeoWebCache doesn't display ...
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Can I create a TMS layer on geoserver or geowebcache

I have GeoServer stood up and use it to server out a variety of different data sources and layers. I would also like to be able to cache tiles (TMS). Problem that I am running into is that I would ...
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GWC tiles getting deleted for grouplayer when i change one layers style that is associated with group layer

can anyone face issue of GeoWebCache (GWC) tiles automatically getting deleted when a layers style is changed that is associated with group layer. Normally it should not happen like this., but i have ...
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How to use GeoWebCache tiles with default geoserver url?

I am having GWC tiles access issue when integrated in another application using GWC url. //systemname:8080/geoserver/gwc/service/wms. The error is given below. I have created new grid set ...
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GeoServer GeoWebCache seeding dies prematurely

I am using GeoServer 2.6 Final War File in Tomcat. I am setting up GeoWebCache and I am attempting to seed a table from Oracle that has about 600,000 records. (I used the Oracle NG provider to ...
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Create a WMS from a Prexisting Cache

I have preexisting caches of maps that I would like to turn into a WMS. I am trying to implement this through Geoserver/Geowebcache. I tweaked the web.xml file to set the Geowebcache_Cache_Dir to the ...
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Generate MaxScaleDenominator in geoserver

My geoserver is providing few overlayers with specific informations such as poi's or fire-hydrants. I'm using scale dependent styling, so it's not rendering this features above specified scale, but it ...
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How to load Geowebcache tiles into OpenLayers 3 ?

I have geotiff image that I want to show on a site locally (when there is no internet connection and browsing to localhost). I've seen that OL3 has XYZ layer but the format doesn't match the ...
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Installation and configuration of stand-alone GeoWebCache

I recently installed the stand-alone version of GeoWebCache 1.6.0 and deployed it on a Tomcat 7.0 container. The official documentation tells to modify "geowebcache.xml" in the following location .. ...
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Geowebcache tiles hiding vector layers

I'm using Openlayer 2.13, Geoserver 2.3.5 for Development. I have a Geowebcache layer as base layer And one vector layer for showing route(Please check the attached image). If I drag or zoom in to ...
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get the tiles? (GeoWebCache, GeoServer, PostGIS, REST)

i've got a PostgreSQL (9.2.9) database, PostGIS (2.1.3) enabled - and it works fine with GeoServer (2.5.2). So by now i'm trying to make tiles of the map with the integrated GeoWebCache - but i don't ...
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Tiles are blank when Using GeoWebCache TMS to get zoom/x/y.png files

I have a similar requirement to this question, so my existing application works with OSM server and I've been trying to switch it to use our local GeoServer for the tiles. I've implemented the Y ...
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Caching layers on the fly and seeding combination

I have created a map in geoserver Im am using geoserver 2.5.1 with the intergrated geowebcache. The map seems to be working fine and the seeding also seems to be working fine provided I don't use a ...
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Geowebcache tiles showing only when seeding and not when viewing the map

I have created a map with geoserver and postgresSQL. I have managed in geoserver to seed the layers into tiles but for some reason as you view across the map, it does not create those tiles. For ...
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wmsgetfeatureinfo and GWC

I have one layer group glayer1 cached and I get the tiles from GWC. In glayer1, some layers are not queryable. I have layer2 which is queryable and contains short information. glayer1 is visible, ...
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Disable GWC cache emptying after style changes

GWC is removing all generated tiles for layer after any edit of this layers style. Is there any possibility to turn off this feature? I've got few changes to make on working published geoserver so ...
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How to use a common GeoWebCache for multiple Geoservers?

I had multiple Geoserver's (5) in different systems one is back up for another with same port and same layers are published . I know that every Geoserver is integrated with Geowebcache. Now I want to ...
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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 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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Geowebcache “seed” doesn't seem to work

I'm using Geowebcache seed command (via web interface at http://localhost:8080/geoserver/gwc/rest/seed/workspace:layerName) and it looks like everything runs smoothly but actually no tiles are saved, ...
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Geoserver Caching does not save tiles

I want to cache a layer from Geoserver. I use Geoserver 2.5.1 on Ubuntu 13.10. In the web.xml file under tomcat7/webapps/geoserver/WEB-INF I added the following part: <context-param> ...
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Geowebcache bounding box to tile conversion is not working properly (EPSG:4326)

I am trying to make Geoserver and built in Geowebcache work together. I have a page with google maps and I am rendering images from a published WMS layer using getTileUrl function. Unfortunately I am ...
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geoserver geowebcache bad request

I use geoserver war 2.4.5 on tomcat and internal geowebcache 1.5.0. My server is MS Server 2008. All software works on 64 bit. My geoserver work perfectly with wms,wfs but when i want to do tile cache ...
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Is my Geoserver “Direct WMS Integration” working?

I have activated the "Enable direct WMS Integration" switch in Geoserver 2.5. As far as I can understand, this enables caching of layers without having to use the "gwc/service/wms" endpoint in the WMS ...
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Where is my Geowebcache tile directory?

I have actived and created tiles for layers in my Geoserver 2.5 on windows server 2008 R2. In geoserver it states that I have used 583MB in total after seeding the layer in GWC. Strangely I cannot see ...
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Why do my geowebcache tiles not work in openlayers client?

var options = { resrictedExtent: restrictedBounds, maxExtent: restrictedBounds, units: "m", projection: "EPSG:31467", ...
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Why can´t Geowebcache communicate with geoserver?

I have installed geoserver 2.5 with integrated GWC on a windows server 2008 R2 in tomcat6. I am not able to create map caches with GWC. GWC gives me "404: cannot communicate with server. I have a ...
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GeoServer - Caching with Response Headers Settings

I'm trying to find a method to cache one layer that its data is updated every 2 hours in the DB. From what I've found the best option is using Response Cache Headers timeout ...
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Optimize openlayers / Geoserver 2.5 with GeoWebCache - reprojection necessary?

I have an openlayers map setup with several base layer options (some served by my own GeoServer) and many optional layers served by my own GeoServer. I've selected Google's EPSG:900913 as the map's ...
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Trying to use the GeoWebCache “gmaps” service

I am using GeoServer 2.4.5 with built-in GeoWebCache 1.5.0. I'm integrating GeoServer with a Google Maps V3 api frontend, and I got it to work reasonably well using the WMS service. However, I ...
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Postgres Log Error

I am using Geoserver + GeoWebCache + Postgres for an application. On the application side there is no bugs but on postgres I am getting this log. Please explain and help me to solve this ...
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Remove only a subset of cached tiles of a wmsLayer (GeoWebCache)

imagine a wmsLayer defined in geowebcache.xml that forwards, for instance, a STYLES parameter to the WMS service by utilizing a regex-based parameterFilter. As ...
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GeoWebCache with Geoserver layer using CQL_FILTER

I'm trying to setup a tile layer with a CQL_FILTER parameter but without success until now. I'm using GeoWebCache 1.5.0 integrated in Geoserver 2.4.4. I've set the CQL_FILTER parameter and the ...
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Geowebcache without Geoserver

I know that this is a real beginner question - non the less I need to ask it somewhere. I have a Geoserver(gs) and an stand-alone geowebcache (gwc). I seeded the gwc from the gs and pointed my ...
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Openlayers requests to geoserver don't produce cached tiles

I've created a grouped layer made from 4 MrSID rasters. I have a Openlayers map with basic Google layer. When I preview the grouped layer in geoserver , I see that tiles are being created in the GWC ...
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Configuration for GeoWebCache in Geoserver 2.4.0

I have developed a web map application by using Geoserver 2.4.0 and tomcat 7 in Windows XP. I have tried to configure the GeoWebCache for WMS layers to speed up the service but unfortunately it ...
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Generating a tile cache based on external SLD

I have a web service that generates an SLD for a layer that varies based on an attribute of the underlying data. These SLDs don't change, it is just that there are several of them per layer. I would ...
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TMS vs WMTS vs WMS-C in Open Layers

Geowebcache is able to serve layers in the following three standars: TMS, WMTS and WMS-C. Is there any remarkable advantage in using any of them in particular within an OpenLayer framework?
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GeoWebCache - WMTS Directory Structure

I am trying to convert an existing tile cache (created by custom process) into a usable format/structure for a GeoWebCache WMTS layer. I cant seem to figure out the directory/naming structure ...
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Retrieve WMS service from GeoWebCache with OpenLayers

Ok guys, here we go ! For my needs, I basically added a standalone version of GeoWebCache. After some configuration, the GeoWebCache retrieve the data from GeoServer using Capabilities. Now, in my ...
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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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GeoWebCache: Is there a way to see cache size per zoom level?

I seeded a layer group (of data imported from OpenStreetMaps via osm2pgsql) from levels 0 to 15 (PNG; EPSG:900913), it completed successfully, and now I am seeding again only for levels 16 and 17. I ...
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Geoserver WMS v Geowebcache offset?

Having successfully used the new OpenLayers.Layer.GeoWebCache to add a local tile cache created using Geowebcache, I thought I would compare against the same data as a wms from my local GeoServer. ...
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Request data from OpenLayers to a standalone GeoWebCache

I'm actually using OpenLayers and GeoServer to make a GIS application. For the moment, GeoWebCache is directly integrated into GeoServer, but for my future needs, I'll need to have it as a stand ...
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Using local tiles created in Geowebcache with OpenLayers

I am trying to setup an Openlayers page that uses a local tile cache that I have created using Geowebcache. But the HTML page and the tiles will be stored in an Amazon S3 bucket So far I have setup ...
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Cascading GeoWebCache Servers

I am trying to address some latency issues accessing US based servers from Asia We are using GeoWebCache in front of two GeoServer instances, based in the USA. One thought that occurred to me was to ...
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GeoWebCache: Layer is not served by a WMS backend

I try to get legends for my layers in a little GIS application while using GeoWebCache. Since I turned GeoWebCache in GeoServer on I do not get the legend image for my layers anymore. I looked around ...