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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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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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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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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GeoWebCache blank tiles

I´m new with GWC and I´m trying to cache this WMS server 1. I can see layer list from this server on "A list of all the layers and automatic demos" but whe I select one png from any layer I only see ...
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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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Generate cache tiles for EPSG:27700 for use with OpenSpace

I am using GeoServer 2.1.0 (windows jetty local install for dev), open layers and Ordnance Survey openspace api and have a set of shape data that I am using as an overlay. Everything is working as ...
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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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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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How to configure GeoWebCache that it can generate tile files conform Slippy Map format

The tile files generated by GeoWebCache using gridset 900913 are like: \EPSG_90013_6\02_02\0032_42.png, etc. How can I configure GeoWebCache that it is generating the files conform slippy map format? ...
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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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Using the GeoWebCache expireCacheList parameter

I've just started looking at the cache expiration parameters for GeoWebCache and came across something that really confused me. In the documentation it says in its explanation for the <minZoom> ...
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Openlayers Base Layer is disappeared after adding more than 15 Overlays from Geoserver

I have developed a webmap application using Geoserver 2.4.0,Tomcat7 on Windows 2008 32bit Server. JVM Client. I have enabled GeoWebCache to speedup the map loading and configured separate directories ...
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Is it possible to cache the same WMS service based on a vendor parameter?

I'm exploring optimization techniques for caching data coming back from a Digital Globe service. We have two unique identifiers we use for their WMS GetMap service that will give us low or hi-res ...
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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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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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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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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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mbutil invalid literal for int() with base 10

I'm trying to generate a mbtile file using mbutil for processing a groups of layers tiles saved in the GEOWEBCACHE CACHE DIR of my Geowebcache. When i do "mb-util --scheme='tms' tiles world.mbtiles", ...
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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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Can GeoWebCache response GeoTiff format image

I use GeoServer integrated with GeoWebCache. There are some default formats:jpg\png\png8\gif, but no GeoTiff - how can I add this format. I develop 3D-GIS client, and my client only supports jpg and ...
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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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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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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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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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WMS Request not served to OpenLayers by GeoWebCache off GeoServer

I'm developing a GIS app that makes use of GeoServer and GeoWebCache for serving requests, and OpenLayers for frontend. WMS requests to the GeoServer are served with no issues. But when I make a ...
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How to get WMS LegendGraphics using Geoserver and GeoWebCache?

I am using GeoServer alongwith the default, build in GeoWebCache. I am using Extjs and GeoExt, as well. Everything is running well, except for the legend graphics request. My code for layers is as ...
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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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Is Tomcat or Jetty a better container for Geoserver on Windows

My Understanding is that Geoserver can be run in the default Jetty Environment or in Tomcat on Windows Server 2008 R2 GeoWebCache uses Tomcat as its container in its installation instructions. Which ...
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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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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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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 seed task dies immediately after being submitted

The data comes from Geofabrik's Brazil slice: http://download.geofabrik.de/south-america/brazil.html Imported into a PostGIS DB with osm2pgsql. GeoServer is 2.4.0, running on latest Tomcat 7.0.x, on ...
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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 ...
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Refreshing the GeoCache and Boundaries in OpenGeo suite

Currently if I add a new site i can query the layer and see where the point should be however it does not always display in Geoexplorer or OpenLayers preview. However sometimes it does show in ...
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Show previously loaded tiles while loading (zoom in or zoom out) map

How to remove the white tile part(map loading area). While zoom in and zoom out, the white tile part is appearing on the map(map loading area). How can we fill that area with the history image? Is ...
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Can GeoWebCache serve tiles from blobstore?

Currently I use MapProxy to serve custom sqlite tile stores with a certain schema. I would like to enable GeoWebCache to do the same, but I don't know if GWC work the same way that mapproxy does. ...
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GeoWebCache returns files as geoserver-dispatch.application instead of kml in Chrome

This url: http://maps.gcc.tas.gov.au/geoserver/gwc/service/kml/GCC_cuo:GCC_Image.png.kml should download a kml file, but it doesn't in Chrome. It downloads a geoserver-dispatch.application file ...
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Geoserver 2.2.5 and Integrated GeoWebcache caching Defaults not saved over restarts

I am experience an annoying issue with Geoserver 2.2.5 and the integrated GeoWebCache running as a service on Windows. The Caching Defaults Configuration is not retained over GeoServer Restarts or ...