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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Display only the created tiles of a layer from GeoWebCache using Geoserver and OpenLayers3

I'm using OpenLayer3 and Geoserver for my mapping needs. Now, I want to display layers exclusively from cache (only tiles that have been created in GeoWebCache). I have tried "ol.layer.Tile" with ...
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Geowebcache 900913

I am trying to create a wms tile cache in 900913 projection using Geoserver's Geowebcache extension. My data is in a PostgreSQL database in 4326 projection. Do I have to reproject my data to ...
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How to set up Geoserver GWC with ArcGIS compact cache layer?

I have a huge problem setting up geoserver's geowebcache to serve arcgis compact cache layer and I am getting a bit confused. I have installed geoserver 2.8.0 which contains geowebcache 1.8.0. ...
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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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Openlayers 3, getfeatureinfo and geowebcache

I am having a bit of trouble using the getGetFeatureInfo function on the TileWMS source in OL3. It works, but it represents the X/Y-parameters as I/J in the generated URL. ...
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Using S3 as a geowebcache blob store

I'm having difficulty setting up an S3 bucket as a blobstore through geowebcache. I have installed geoserver 2.8.2 which has gwc 1.8.1 I am following the docs at ...
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Geowebcache alias for custom projections

Is there a way to configure a projection alias in geowebcache? E.g. if I would like to advertise projection EPSG:25833 and EPSG:32633 to the client, while requesting tiles from the backend using ...
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GeoWebCache won't seed when using a user defined gridset using geoserver 2.8.2

Ubuntu 14.04 Tomcat7 Geoserver 2.8.2 I have a WebMercator gridset defined using EPSG:3857 and 15 zoom levels. When I tell GWC to seed the layer using this gridset it does nothing. If I tell it to ...
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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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Geoserver (gwc) does not generate cache

My problem is that my geoserver geowebcache (on windows server 2012) cannot run the task and create tiles for my layer. I filled the boxes like it is shown in the pic1, pressed submit, but further ...
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GeoWebCache Upgrade Error

I'm attempting to upgrade to a new version of GeoWebCache from 1.3. I'm trying to upgrade to version 1.7.2. I blew away the geowebcache directory under the Tomcat webapps and also deleted the ...
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GeoWebCache and Load Balancing

We have a setup that contains 4 geoserver instances being hosted in JBoss across 2 machines. We also have a load balancer machine which contains an Apache Server and a Tomcat Server. Our environment ...
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GeoWebCache, GeoServer and Apache Architecture

I'm configuring a new distributed GeoServer environment and I have some doubts about GWC Standalone, GeoServer & Apache architecture. I have the following architecture set in a single developing ...
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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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Seed in Geoserver doesn't work

I have a fresh installation of Geoserver 2.8.2 in linux. I have enabled Disc Quota (set 500 MB space) and in Caching Defaults I have set "Enable direct integration with GeoServer WMS" option. Next, I ...
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Regenerate Geowebcache Tiles on PostGIS change

I am using Geoserver with Geocache to get WMS tiles and a PostGIS backend. There are 2 systems using the PostGIS database: one that is with Geoserver and one that is an old system that just uses the ...
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GeoWebCache + OpenLayers - caching blank tiles?

Are browsers supposed to cache blank tiles? I have layer cached with GeoWebCache. When i request this layer via OpenLayers i can see that tiles containing data are taken from cache, the blank tiles ...
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Is it possible to expose Bing Maps as a WMS endpoing via GeoWebCache?

Is it possible, using GeoWebCache or some other software, to expose Bing Maps as a WMS endpoint? I'm trying to incorporate Bing Maps into custom built software. The software is designed to communicate ...
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How to get rid of “demo” from geowebcache layer link

I wan to use standalone geowebcache. I know how to serve cached layers but one thing really annoys me and it is the "demo" in the link e.g. http://myserver.com/geowebcache/demo/layer I would like ...
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In GeoWebCache is there a way to disable the geowebcache.xml backups? (.bak)

I have a very large geowebcache.xml file that is edited constantly. Every time the system makes a change to geowebcache.xml via the REST API GWC creates a backup of the geowebcache.xml file. These ...
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Is the GeoWebCache S3 Blob Store only for use with preseeded tiles?

I'm thinking about moving over to the S3 blobstore, but it looks like it only works with preseeded layers which isn't an option for me. Is it possible to use the S3 blobstore and have the cache built ...
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geowebcache-diskquota.xml is not read by geowebcache

I am using the stand-alone version of geowebcache instead of the geoserver-integrated one. I wish to set a quota for the amount of space the cache may fill. I have created a geowebcache-diskquota.xml. ...
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GeoWebCache: misalignment of tiles

I'm trying to test simple web map based on PostGIS/Geoserver/OpenLayers stack on Windows Server 2008. When I load my WMS layer by: var gwctest = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( "gwctest", ...
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Using GeoWebCache layers same way as preview using Openlayers?

I'm new at gis, geoserver, openlayers and so on. Can I use the layers from the geowebcache exactly the same way as the preview using OpenLayers? The effect that i'm trying to accomplish is zoomIn ...
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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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Esri cache white tiles levels L10 L11 L12 with Geowebcache

I'm trying to publish a WMTS using the basemap from Esri cached tile. The cache is called by geowebcache 1.7.2 and displayed via a openlayers view. The problem I deal with is that the levels ...
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Heartbeat of GeoWebCache or underlying WMS [duplicate]

I've set up a geowebcache for some app developers to use. They discovered that if the mapserver behind the geowebcache (gwc) is not running then they're not getting the tiles even if the ...
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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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Setting height and width to TileWMS layer in Openlayers 3

I'm trying to setup a TileWMS layer in Openlayer 3 as var baseMap = new ol.layer.Tile({ title: "MayBase Map", source: new ol.source.TileWMS({ url: mapUrl, ...
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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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In Geoserver, is Max Render time for WMS adjusted according to metatile size?

Simply put, is max render time the limit per tile or in total for any given render job? I am trying to tune Geoserver and could not find an answer for this question in the documentation. If I ...
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Combine multiple cached/tiled layers on a client-side openlayers application?

I have Geoserver with integrated geowebcache installed. I have 3 layers: water, sewer, landbase, and each are cached separately. Is it possible to toggle or combine all 3 cached layers into the ...
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How to optimise rendering of layer-groups in Geoserver

I am running GeoServer 2.8 on Ubuntu 14 as a WAR in Tomcat 7. I have an 8 core machine with 16GB of RAM and have allowed a generous Heap size of 4GB. I have JAI installed and enabled. Meta tiling ...
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GeoWebCache tiling failing due to topology exception

I am running GeoServer 2.8 WAR on an Ubuntu machine in Tomcat 7. I have GeoWebCache integrated directly and it does cache and serve some tiles. However, in some areas I get errors when I attempt to ...
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Generating tiles from PostgreSQL with GeoWebCache

Can GeoWebCache generate tiles from PostgreSQL osm2pgsql-based database like mapnik utils? My purpose is getting tiles for my area from OSM data. I've already imported osm file into PostgreSQL and ...
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How to load GeoWebCache tiles into Leaflet?

Tiles are already created in GeoWebCache, but they can't be loaded into Leaflet. I can't figure out where I did wrong in the settings of GeoServer. Could anyone point out the possible cause? ...
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Applying transparency to a layer in a tile in geowebcache

I am trying to apply transparency to a vector feature group layer. At client side I have a list of groups created on the basis of feature type like line, polygon etc. From client side I send the list ...
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Polygon label repeated for each tile

I'm using the standalone GeoWebCache to serv tiles from a remote GeoServer. My problem is that the polygon label is added to each one of the tiles served, instead of only once in the polygon centroid. ...
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Display tile grid borders with leaflet (visual debugging)

I'd like to have the tile grid borders displayed on a leaflet WMS Layer in order to see which areas are requested as separate maps. On top of that it should be possible to overlay a border to the ...
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Create a list of affected tiles from polygon / Gridding a polygon

Given a projection, a zoom level, a grid definition and a coverage polygon - what is the easiest/fastest way to obtain a list of map tile indexes touched by the polygon? Are there any existing tools, ...
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GeoServer WMS / WMTS with Mapnik rendering backend

I am going to migrate our current TileCache WMS-T server to a current and up to date GeoServer / GeoWebCache product. We use Mapnik as our rendering back end and I would love to keep it this way. I ...
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How to set Server path in GEOWEBCACHE_CACHE_DIR

I need to set server path in GEOWEBCACHE_CACHE_DIR inside Tomcat -> GeoWebCache -> web.xml. The cache directory is on different server. I need to give IP/machine name and then the location. How to ...
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How to integrate Standalone GeowebCache with Geoserver on different machine

We are trying to configure Standalone GeoWebCache on a server. The WMS service is hosted on different server in Geoserver. How should we fetch WMS layers in GWC.
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Evaluation of existing map cache servers

there are so many different caching servers around: MapCache MapProxy GeoWebCach TileCache Tile-Server and maybe more. I just wondering that I cannot find an evaluation or feature comparison of ...
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Geoserver GeoWebCache caches tiles of incomplete layers

I have data in a PostGIS database that is being pulled into Geoserver using a PostGIS (JNDI) store. The dataset I am using is a continuous polygon grid, but the dataset itself isn't all that large. ...
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Geowebcache disk quota is different from tile layers page

This is my disk quota page and following is my tile layers list page: And I could not found my tiled images in server data directory. I think my tiles are not saving on disk. What is the ...
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Openlayers 3 map displays on a Desktop, but will not display on a Mobile

I have the code shown below that works perfectly on a desktop, but will only display the OSM layer on a mobile device. Am I missing something obvious? My understanding is that it should work on both ...
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GeoServer Raster Data Sources: satellite data's contrast issue

I am trying to use my own satellite image as the basemap for a webapp, instead of OSM, Google etc imageries. In order to do that, I made a Raster Data Sources store inside my GeoServer, which is ...
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How to reload the Geowebcache gwc-gs.xml manually

Is there a possibility to reload the gwc-gs.xml configuration file manually? For example I changed <cacheLayersByDefault>true</cacheLayersByDefault> to false and reloaded the configuration ...
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Geoserver set the Geowebcache Max Cache Level

We are wanting to display image cache for the entire of England to a level of 1:3000 (level 10 in our gridset). Beyond that we want to call upon the standard WMS service, feeding dynamically from the ...