(UMN) MapServer is an Open Source platform for publishing spatial data and interactive mapping applications to the web.

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Choosing server for dissemination and management of road data? [duplicate]

I would develop an application for the management and analysis of traffic data so I would view the roads and change the line and as soon as I change the line ' road ' should be changed in the database ...
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use date(now) equivalent in mapserver

I want to use present year in a CLASS in a map file. I managed to write permanent expressions like: LAYER CLASSITEM "YEAR" ... CLASS NAME "Previous years" EXPRESSION ...
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Downloading and starting Mapserver4Windows

I am new to webmapping and am trying to use Mapserver For Windows. While I have found tutorials and have been unable to even install the program. I have updated to the most recent LTR version of ...
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Choosing server for dissemination of road data? [on hold]

I just heard that mapguide is better then mapserver and geoserver in the dissemination of road data but i cannot judge. What is the best cartographic server for the dissemination and management road ...
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Heatmap legend is possible?

I was wondering if it was possible to create the legend of heatmap layer in mapserver and openlayers 3? I am using both of them and will pick up one of them. regards
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Fatal flex scanner error in mapscript

when I work with mapscript 7  (java), I am getting this error message:jvm "fatal flex scanner internal error--end of buffer missed" Do you have any idea why this happens ?
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how to debug mapserver / postgis returning 0 results? ( MapServer WMS 1.1.1 / Google Earth / QGis )

user30184 answered the same question here Why is mapserver returning a blank image? user30184 answers to start by specifying SRID and that it often has to do with extent and projection. I imported a ...
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Save IAGSServerConnection connection properties on MXD

I added some server layer from a server connection to mxd. I want to save connection in MXD to don't missed connection from layer when i reopened my MXD. I had bellow code to connect a server ...
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Using pictures (JPEG) from web as symbol in MapServer 7 mapfile?

Is it possible to configure the mapfile so, that it shows for every point on the map a different picture from the web recognized by an id?
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Dynamic raster layers served via mapserver

I have some processing that runs on my machine producing between 5 -10 raster layer a day. I want to serve these layers using map-server. I Initially start with a folder that has 300 raster layers ...
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Loading local tiles OpenLayers

Theses days i load local tiles, chrome doesn't go so well with letting you loading local tiles , because of secuirty problem as CORS etc.. but there is a way to cross this problem and let chrome ...
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Mapserver - hide error messages

Using mapserver 7.0, is there a way to suppress the error messages sent to the user, such as :- <?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no" ?> <!DOCTYPE ServiceExceptionReport ...
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Projection Issues - OpenLayers / MapServer / NAD83 State Plane FT

I am having projection issues with OpenLayers version 2.13 with MapServer and the Proj4 library. Pulling layers in NAD83 State Plane Feet projections on top of an OSM or MapQuest Base Map in Google ...
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Labels not working on remote Mapserver installation

I have Ubuntu 14.04/Mapserver7/apache2 installed on both my dev machine and on a remote server. As far as I can tell both installations are identical. For some reason labels are not showing up on the ...
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How can I config/use MapCache/MapServer to serve my MBtiles as WMS service?

Currently I am using GeoServer for my Map Service as WMS. I use TileMill for creating a customised map with styling and SHP files and then export as mbtiles. I have tried TileServer-PHP & ...
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Change OpenLayers.Control.ScaleLine()

I have mapfile MAP NAME "MapChiTieuDau" EXTENT 779275 2222000 788430 2233835 SIZE 800 800 UNITS meters STATUS ON IMAGETYPE png SHAPEPATH ...
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Mapserver: set symbol on lines according to line features length

I need to display arrows alongside to line features. Lines represent water pipes. The issue I'm facing is that lines are a concatenation of numerous line features of various lengths. Therefore, ...
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Intalling and Mapserver and MapCache on Ubuntu 12.04

I want to install mapserver with mapcache on ubuntu 12.04 as cgi. I tried sudo apt-get install mapserver-bin, but I'm receiving the following error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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Mapserver: avoid symbols to be cut

I use an arrow as a symbol to follow lines, but in several cases, symbols are cut (when line features are too small or changing direction). Here is an example of the result on my Web site: Here is ...
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how to adjust Overlays and Base Layers in Openlayer?

I have a mapfile MAP NAME "MapChiTieuDau" EXTENT 779275 2222000 788430 2233835 SIZE 800 800 UNITS dd STATUS ON IMAGETYPE png SHAPEPATH ...
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How to map is not repeated in WMS?

I have mapfile MAP NAME "MapChiTieuDau" EXTENT 779275 2222000 788430 2233835 SIZE 800 800 UNITS dd STATUS ON IMAGETYPE PNG SHAPEPATH ...
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Create WMS service using MapServer

I am trying to create wms service using Postgres data in mapserver my map file(wms.map) is MAP EXTENT 8240841.450745 2400319.900386 9218007.463612 3107183.406947 TRANSPARENT on IMAGETYPE png ...
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Choropleth map with latitude and longitude

I have the lat,long co-ordinates of all crime spot in a city. I wanted to create a choropleth map based on the data. I figured out how to generate map tiles and serve them using mapnik. How can i ...
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Mapserver - Image Dimensions Don't Match WMS Parameters

Here is the .map file I am using for a simple map with one layer showing the blue marble world: MAP NAME "world" CONFIG "MS_ERRORFILE" ...
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How show map in Openlayer from mapfile

I have mapfile: MAP NAME MapChiTieuDau STATUS on UNITS meters EXTENT 779275 2222000 788430 2233835 SIZE 800 800 SHAPEPATH "/ms4w/apps/openlayers-3.8.2/DuLieuBachLongVy/Maps" ...
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Filter expression fails

In mapscript java, when I use it without employing any filter, it works well. But when I use it with a filter, it fails. here is the form of my using the filter: jeo_layer.setFilter(" \"yas=Eosen ...
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Problem on creating dynamic layer with mapscript

I am struggling with creating dynamic layer with mapscript - java. But following code fails as msPostGISLayerWhichShapes(): Query error ... I am not sure if it is better to use a "where clause " or ...
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Which GIS Map server software to use? [duplicate]

I want to build a small GIS web application, but i am really confused over which GIS map server software to use. I am not sure whether to build my own map server or there are any online services which ...
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Mapserver - How to display on X characters of annotation LABEL (text\string) based on [field]

In mapserver how\where do you use an expression to force a label to 5 characters to appear as annotation\labels thanks
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PostgreSQL is refusing connections from MapServer

I have MapServer 6.04 running in Centos 6.7. I am able to server shapefiles and GeoJSON, but when I try to connect to a PostGIS (2.1.8) enabled PostgreSQL (9.4.5) database it fails with the error: ...
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How I can show details a marker in openlayer through MapServer?

I have a problem but no solutions. Can you help me? I have a mapfile read from shapefile: MAP IMAGETYPE PNG EXTENT 779275 2222000 788430 2233835 SIZE 800 800 SHAPEPATH ...
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GeoExt zoom to layer extent without losing transparancy

I have been developing a online mapping using geoext, openlayers and mapserver and so far the app is operational but battling with the zoom to extent functionality which makes my layer to lose ...
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Problem with Mapserver label encoding in Greek

I'm having a problem when trying to render a shapefile's labels that has Greek characters with the use of truetype and I'm getting weird characters. The code for my label section is as follows: LABEL ...
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Change a layer order with mapscript

I'm very new with mapScript, I'm looking to change a layer order with mapScript. My ms_newMapObj is a merge of many mapfile so I don't know the index of the layer I want to move up. I haven't find ...
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Specifying rectangle symbol with height/length based on attributes values in mapfile?

I need to specify a rectangle symbol in a mapfile. The symbols should be of varying dimensions based on height/width values stored in a table's attributes. Is it possible to do something as with the ...
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MapServer & Raster picking / Elevation data

I have some GeoTIFFs with elevation data, displayed in OpenLayers or Leaflet via WMS from MapServer. I need to be able to request (from the client) the elevation at some point clicked by the user. ...
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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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Getting raw wcs-dem value with mapserver

I retrieve wcs-dem. curl --trace -i -H "Content-Type: application/image" -XGET ...
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problem in mapserver wcs

I couldn't understand what I was doing wrong about wcs. submitting this from browser only leads downloading mapserv. ...
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using pyramids in mapserver's wcs mapfile

I created tile/pyramid structure on my tif file using gdal_retile.py. How can I use it in mapserver-wcs-mapfile? regards
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Mapserver Layer Connection 2 database

i use mapinfo .tab for show the map, and i want to use SQl Server To select the other data, can mapserver have 2 connection in layer? or there are other ways this my .MAP layer configuration. LAYER ...
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MS4W MapServer 7.0 - Filter error after upgrade from 5.6

First of all I need to say that I'm complete new to this. I've been mandates to migrate a web application (written in Python and using PostGRE/PostGis) on a Windows XP box (!!!) to a more recent ...
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Drawing specific layers of mapfile with MapScript?

Is it possible to call a draw on a mapFile with a list of layers to include with mapScript? I have a bunch of layers defined on my mapfile but I don't want to call all of them. I don't use "STATUS ...
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No Layers when configuring TinyOWS with a Mapserver (.map) File

Am trying to expose a vector layer (loaded from shape file into PostGIS) as a WFS layer using tinyows. Following the instructions in the mapserver/tinyows documentation, here is the .map file I have ...
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Mapserver label background colour

I'm a totally newbie in Mapserver. I'm using mapserver 6.0.3. I have managed to label some lines but I cannot create a background colour for the labels. Using QGIS 2.10 I got something near to what ...
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Which FOSS label engine that supports shrink to fit label in polygon?

I've not found a way to label features using shrink to fit label in polygon, i've tried Qgis, and searched on Geoserver, Mapserver and Mapnik, none of them supports this feature, i'm looking for any ...
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MapServer 7.0 WFS GetFeature with maxFeature and ogc:Filter returns no features

I am trying to dynamically compose and send a WFS GetFeature query (using OpenLayers 2.13) based on user input. User has an option to apply ogc:Filter to the query but may choose not to, so a whole ...
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Projection Library Error Mapserver

I have a mapserver installed (Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS) with a world.map file which gives me a proper result when I access it as follows: ...
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Clickable positioned symbol in mapserver WMS layer

It is possible to make the positioned symbol (using ANCHORPOINT) in WMS layer clickable? The problem is that it is clickable only at the point of geometry (+ tolerance defined in map file), but when I ...
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How To Order Labels from Several Layers in Mapserver?

I have an Mapserver project with several layers. Some of the layers have labels. My problem is that labels from one layer overlap the labels from another layer. I want the labels to change vertical ...