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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Merge GeoWebCache generated tiles from one server with tiles from another server

I have a set of tiles (millions) generated by the builtin GWC in GeoServer 2.1.2 which is stored on server A. I would like to copy all the tiles to server B containing GeoServer 2.1.3 and the ...
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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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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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How to setup GeoWebCache to produce same grid as GoogleMaps?

Is it possible to create gridSet in GeoWebCache which has same number of zoomlevels with scaleDenominators compatible with google maps? There is EPSG:4326 default, but no mention of number of ...
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GeoServer/GeoWebCache - showing raster layers depending on scale (zoom level)

I have a client application, "talking" to my GeoWebCache service (using TMS), showing a map. The map is built out or a few raster layers. I need to show only one of them a time - depending on the zoom ...
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Efficient Outputs for GeoServer Vector Data

Ok, here's our problem. We have a mapping application at http://explorer.geowessex.com which uses OpenLayers and GeoServer for delivering the data. The data is potentially endless and we have very ...
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What is the best way to prepare digital orthophotos for the web?

My system: Linux Ubuntu 10.04 server (100gb: 4gb RAM: 32bit) /tomcat6/geoserver/geowebcache/FWTools My Objective: Create Aerial Photo coverage in ETRS89 N32 My Data: 1300 3 band Orthophotos in Tif ...
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how to geowebcache my own group layer in geoserver?

I am unable to geowebcache my layer group in geoserver. But in Geowebcache demo page, default layer groups are available. How to add my group layer into geowebcache? please guide me.
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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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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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WMS tile cache that works with time dimension

Is there a good WMS tile cache that understands the WMS time dimension? And what configuration is necessary? Open source preferred. I am serving some WMS layers with the time dimension, so the map ...
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Ordnance Survey data on GeoServer 2.x

Has anyone had any success deploying the Ordnance Survey's free datasets on its open sourced OSGBWebMapTools framework using GeoServer 2.0.2? I've been able to set up the datasets on GeoServer 1.7.6 ...
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GeoWebCache tiles with specific scales

Is it possible to generate some tiles by GeoWebCache with specific scales eg. 1 000 000 , 500 000 etc. By default they are eg. 611.4962261962891, 305.74811309814453, 152.87405654907226, ...
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GeoWebCache and OpenLayers horizontal resolution error

I have a mapping application (the Arne G. Brekke Bygdebok Collection) which uses OpenLayers to load map tiles from a GeoWebCache server operated by the Statens Kartverk (Norwegian Mapping Authority). ...
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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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GeoWebCache WMTS always replacing tiles in cache

I've spent the last two days trying my hand at GeoWebCache. I've had some issues and am now out the office so can't access any code to attach. I know if i don't post this it'll bug me all weekend. ...
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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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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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How to Choose Geoserver and GeowebCache Configuration Options?

I have two Win 2008 R2 Servers currently dedicated to running one instance of Geoserver each. We are looking at setting up geowebcache. Win Servers have 2Gb Ram and they do nothing but run Geoserver ...
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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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How to antialiase tiles when seeding a layer from an GeoTiff in GeoServer

I have an GeoServer running that uses GeoWebCache. As a data source I use a 1.5 GB big map for a layer. The outcome of the tiling and scaling are very rough looking tiles. Is there a way to ...
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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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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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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 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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Is it possible to show changes in database from geowebcache?

Is it possible to show changes in database from geowebcache (used in conjunction with geoserver) which is showing cached data instead of reflecting changes?
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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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GeoServer using GeoWebcache and SQL Server whats the process?

I'm using GeoWebCache and GeoServer to tile cache a layer of data from a SQL Server database. If I seed the cache and I send a tiled WMS request what occurs? Does GeoServer make a call to SQL Server ...
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Tiles refreshing with geoserver

I use geoserver geowebcache for displaying tiles using google maps API. Data comes from Postgis. My problem is that I have to change geometry of some features (not very frequently). I would like to ...
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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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Geowebcache does not displaying map tiles in EPSG:900913 from a remote WMS server

I connect Geowebcache to a remote WMS service through their Getcapability request by adding the url in geowebcache-servlet.xml document. Geowebcache demo page displays the list of wms layers from ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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Background no data areas appearing where raster and vector data meet in Geoserver

I'm using Geoserver (2.1) to load raster data with the Imagemosaic plugin and then using Geowebcache to cut this data into tiles across the full coverage of the British National Grid. However the data ...
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cache in geowebcache does not update when feature delete or added

I have Layer with geometry point when I added new point or delete feature point tile in geowebcache does not update if I want to saw updated tile I must delete folder layer in geoweb cache? what can ...
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Openlayers transition effect

The OpenLayers TransitionEffect='resize' property is not working while using geoWebcache service of geoServer var demolayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( "Eg", ...
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How to cache Geowebcache tiles from applications

I have enabled disk quota to cache tiles that produced by WMS. Geoserver admin panel Tile Caching->Tile Layers list of cached layers. I can preview here on a demo page. ...
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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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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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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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Cache tiles doesn't seems to work in GeoServer

I've grouped some vector layers (from SHP files) in GeoServer (they are EPSG:2039) and created cache for them (GeoWebCache lets you choose EPSG:4326 OR EPSG:900913) Once I've fired my App it didn't ...
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Caching for dynamic layers

I have over 140 layers that need to appear as overlays on basemaps(Google and OSM). My users can pick and choose which layers they want to see and store them in their preferences. While we have built ...
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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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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.