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Editing PostGIS topology in a web browser

I am trying to conceptualize the best process for editing topology from PostGIS in a web browser. Ideally what I would like to accomplish is the loading of a topology (imagine the lower 48 states of ...
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1answer
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OpenLayers/Leaflet render world borders

I am trying to show all world borders. Either using OpenLayers or Leaflet. World borders are taken from here. This code does not work. What I am doing wrong? var Map = { map: null, layer: null, ...
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Looking for mobile web app map control that can handle layer redraw with good performance

I want to develop mobile web app to track GPS coords in real time (refresh every 10 seconds) from geoserver. Currently I have desktop site I wrote in ExtJS 4 and it works pretty well (Openlayers + ...
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32 views

Query data without opening up database?

I have a bunch of polygon data that I want users to be able to sort/filter based on certain criteria. I have the data in a CartoDB table, and can pretty easily use some SQL calls to achieve what I ...
4
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GeoJSON shape distorted on Leaflet.js spherical mercator WMS map [closed]

I have a map with a simple WMS layer in spherical mercator projection (rendered by a OSM-Mapnik-TileCache server stack, everything is in EPSG:900913 / EPSG:3857). First: I can't understand why, if ...
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43 views

OpenLayers WMS to Leaflet with EPSG:2170 projection

This is the original code for OpenLayers 2 var res = [ 1000.0 / 4.0, 1000.0 / 8.0, 1000.0 / 16.0, 1000.0 / 32.0, 1000.0 / 64.0, ...
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1answer
156 views

Viewing map tiles from Maperitive in leaflet or openlayers

I generated tiles in Maperative. Created following html file: <html> <head> <meta charset="utf-8" /> <link rel="stylesheet" href="leaflet/leaflet.css" /> ...
4
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3answers
325 views

Advantages of WFS over GeoJSON/KML?

I'm planning to create an online map with openlayers (2 or 3) or leaflet. I have to show some points/markers (~30.000), polygons (~500) and lines on top of an OSM map in several layers. Those points ...
2
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2answers
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Mixing coodinate systems

I'm planning to create an online map with openlayers (2 or 3) or leaflet. I have to show some points/markers (~30.000), polygons (~500) and lines in an area of ~10x10 kilometers in several layers. ...
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1answer
89 views

Is there a Cluster convex hull implementation in OpenLayers?

In this leaflet example. When hovered over a cluster marker, it shows the bounding area of the clustered features which is known as convex hull. Is there a way to reproduce it with OpenLayers?
2
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1answer
427 views

Can I use leaflet to access a WMS service published as an OpenLayers javascript API?

I would like to add this layer to a site I'm working on that uses leaflet: http://116.240.195.134/vicmapapi/UserGuide.jsp The API itself is a javascript file based on OpenLayers: ...
3
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0answers
284 views

Using Custom Map Projection On Leaflet

I have an application displaying a EPSG:3414 map running on Openlayers - jsfiddle working sample that works. I am trying to implement the same on Leaflet - jsfiddle non-working, it is not working as ...
2
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0answers
170 views

Data visualization techniques for web maps using ESRI and open source suits

I want to represent statistical data over the web map and looking the examples/techniques to represent data on the web map (apart from Pie-chat, bar graph) with new tools like gauge widget etc. ...
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5answers
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Is it possible to redesign OpenStreetMaps tiles?

We have an application working with open layers and are using open street maps for the map tiles However they don't look great Is there anyway to style these maps? I read something about Mapbox but ...
3
votes
1answer
284 views

What is the best practice to show GPS movements on map (Openlayers or Leaflet) using DB and Geoserver?

I have GPS unit which update the DB with Points every 10 seconds. I want to show the position in real time (as much as I can) on map using OL or Leaflet. What I did is serving the Point as Layer in ...
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0answers
68 views

How to load GeoJSON like map tiles in OpenLayers

As I have noticed that Leaflet has GeoJSON layer which calculates uri by tile and then request layer vectors. How can we manage this functionality in OpenLayers ?
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0answers
112 views

How to select GeoJSON vector feature in Leaflet?

I've been using OpenLayers for years,instead of comparing OL & Leaflet libraries,I decided to use Leaflet for the job for now. I have a GeoJSON data layer where I show point objects only.Just as ...
3
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2answers
383 views

Display GeoJSON layer on top a SVG image instead of a map.

I'm very new to GIS, so hope this is the correct place to ask. Not sure if this will even be possible. This is what I want to achieve: In short, I want to display a set of polygons, lines etc. in a ...
3
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2answers
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OpenLayers vs Leaflet for specific app

Could anybody give me some advice on which one should I use? OpenLayers or Leaflet I will implement OSM on a web-app for taxi management. The requirements for the map part are: Tracking of the ...
0
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0answers
265 views

Show UTFGrid from a local map in MBtiles

Good afternoon: I have created a map using TileMill, exported it to MBTiles and uploated it to MapBox. I want to show the map and its UTFGrid using Leaflet and Openlayers. With this code, I can do ...
13
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5answers
741 views

Comparing two maps with nice web interface?

Is it possible in Leaflet or OpenLayers to compare two maps with a bar to slide between the two? Examples include: ...
6
votes
2answers
657 views

Tilemill Dynamic Tile Generation

I have recently used Tilemill and I wish to implement it for dynamic tile rendering.As I've seen an CartoDB doing in cloud system,they can query & generate dynamic tile for request with UTFGrid. ...
2
votes
2answers
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Do the recent developments in the Google Maps API replace necessity of OpenLayers?

I think the main drawback of the Google Maps API is that we can't add our own vector data or raster imagery as one of the layers in the map. Is this correct? Or is there any alternative in the Google ...
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314 views

Allowing Add/Delete/Update of features (web application): OpenLayers + WFS and GeoServer?

I've developed a WPF application that has a custom SQL Server database and uses the Esri ArcGIS WPF API to allow users to view, edit and query shapes (features) on a custom map. Maps are created from ...
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1answer
606 views

Does leaflet support wms tile layers in applications/openlayers formats?

I am trying to create a tilelayer.wms overlay on top of a wfs base map and I wasn't sure whether leaflet allows the applications/openlayers type of format which I served up from geoserver or only ...
31
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3answers
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Should I use OpenLayers or Leaflet?

I was debating with one of my collegues on OpenLayers v/s Leaflet. I made a point that OpenLayers is much better API if we wish to build a project, where you need direct connectivity to the Geoserver ...
7
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1answer
1k views

How to configure custom scale in Leaflet?

I have a custom WMS tileset generated using ESRI ArcGIS Server. I have successfully configured an OpenLayers page to display this basemap. The code is as follows: var map = new ...
11
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2answers
1k views

Understanding web mapping tools

Before I start, this is going to be a general question but with specific cases. I've been trying to understand GIS tools and applications to achieve the following: Build my own basemap Publish the ...
3
votes
1answer
484 views

How to save a Leaflet or OpenLayers map for opening later?

Can a webmap state be saved to a text file or something for restoring later? Like if I set up a map with a particular zoom and choose my layers and draw a polygon or two, can it be saved to a file and ...
6
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1answer
627 views

What server and API to use for displaying complex polygons with dynamic symbology?

Background I need to interface a map into an existing website which allows the user to query a database and which currently results in a table listing population statistics per county. For example, ...
14
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8answers
9k views

How to Create Animated Cluster Markers in OpenLayers/Leaflet?

I want to use Leaflet due to the smooth transitions which Openlayers seems like they can't match. I specifically require the ability to cluster markers with custom styled marker groups. The best ...
42
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8answers
7k views

How to create Vector Polygons at the same amazing speeds GISCloud is able to render them?

EDIT (outlining new bounty added): I have added the largest bounty possible to this question in hope of getting a very detailed answer. Your solution should outline a step-by-step guide utilizing open ...
11
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3answers
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Open source alternatives to Google's StreetView engine?

I am looking to create an open source javascript app using either Leaflet or OpenLayers. Is there any way to implement panoramic views (similar to Google's StreetView) into either of these, or any ...