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How to calculate the Azimuth between two points in PostGIS?

I have a GIS API based on OpenLayers. I have been trying to implement Azimuth calculation in JavaScript and I needed some way to calculate the Azimuth in order to perform tests. I started using ...
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Dynamically changed url in my Vector layer protocol not taken into account after refresh

I have a map which I try to change dynamically its url when the user clicks a radio button. Here is my code : var refreshLayer = new OpenLayers.Strategy.Refresh({ force: true, active: true }); var ...
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Determine size of screen/map to limit number of markers displayed

I am writing a JQuery Openlayers javascript web application that connects to a API, which exposes a million geo located points plus metrics and information about the points. One metric is a points ...
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35 views

Adding multiple WMS layers in OpenLayers

I have an array of layers that I am passing to map.addLayers(). When I pass the array to the function in $(document).ready(function (){}), it doesn't add them to the map (i.e. map.layers does not have ...
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How to add custom events to OpenLayers-based API?

I am woking on a GIS API built on top of OpenLayers. I have a class called xgis.group, which represent a group of layers. I want to add an event that can be triggered when a group is added. For ...
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Multiple Leaflet maps on website in different divs

I'm pretty new to leaflet.js and I'm trying to figure out how to assign the same map with the same set of options and layers to a different HTML container instead of having to remove and add a new one ...
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OpenLayers supported image formats

I need to display ImageLayer in OpenLayers. Which image formats are supported in OpenLayers?
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OpenLayers - cannot set layer opacity

I have the following problem: by default, you can simply change the opacity of layer by writing for example: layer.setOpacity(0.3); But when I add it to my map SelectFeature controls, my layer is ...
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OpenLayers: Switch layer off when switching another layer on

As the title says, I want to turn layers off when turning another layer on. I wrote a function that works. However, I have to click the layer twice in the LayerSwitcher to turn the layer on that I ...
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How to change dialog box with jQuery Mobile on OpenLayers

I have a problem with dialog box made with jQuery Mobile on OpenLayers. I want to make a popup box instead of a dialog box, but when i click the point the info for the point appears at different ...
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41 views

How can I measure area in square kilometres from lat / lon gps coordinates?

I have code from openlayers that I cannot quite handle because I am so new for these kind of codes. My main goal is to measure area from n amount of lat/lon gps coordinates and convert the result into ...
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1answer
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How to display MousePosition outside map container? [closed]

I am a new to OpenLayers. By Default the MousePosition displays the coordinates within the map. I need to display the coordinates outside the map is a specific place. How do I do this?
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javascript/jQuery getJSON very slow with a inner loop

asked here too http://stackoverflow.com/q/25024466/528884 I'm using OpenLayers to render DOM for layerswitcher, with about 1200 divs. The problem can be simplified as follows. This is very fast (3 ...
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Draw arc in Geo map WGS84 coordinate system

im trying to draw an arc in OpenLayers, in non Geo map it works well and here is my code: function calculateArcPointsNonGeo(center, radius,startAngle,endAngle,segments) { var pointList = ...
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How to simulate events from Openlayers 2?

I am working on a GIS API that uses OpenLayers. I am testing it using QUnit. The problem is I need to simulate clicks and trigger some events to be able to test the whole code. For example, I have a ...
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47 views

Syntax for using ArcGIS for Server layer with WMS service?

I am having some issues with getting an image/png format from an ArcGIS Server. The console returns: Resource interpreted as Image but transferred with MIME type application/vnd.ogc.se_xml: ...
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OpenLayers vector feature not being highlighted

I'm trying to highlight a clicked area of a layer using a vector: var highlightLayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Highlighted Features", { displayInLayerSwitcher: false, styleMap: mystyle ...
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OpenLayers 2.13.1, how could I make a click, get coordinates, send it to geoserver function?

I am trying to make this very simple function, at the moment I am quite stuck when I have to place the markers as start/end points. I would like to add a marker as start and another as end and then do ...
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Openlayers Map Marker / Popup Behaviour Mobile Devices

Quick overview. i am creating a site with a map using Openlayers and Open Street Maps. User clicks on map and fills out a popup form and submits form. Markers appear at lonlat points where map was ...
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WMC as a permalink

I'm using the permalink control in openlayers but there are limitations in the way it handles map's context. For example if users load an external WMS layer it won't appear in the permalink. WMC has ...
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56 views

Openlayer3 basemap appears white block in Chrome

i faced interesting an issue on Chrome. im using google's 4 number base layer (street, hybrit, etc.) When my tiles are loading over baselayer, baseLayer becomes white block. Why? No any issues on ...
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How do I cycle through the available Overlays and Base Layers using OpenLayers

I would like to have my map cycle through the display of loaded overlays and base layers using Javascript or jQuery. I would like to do this with a delay of 5 seconds between cycling. Does anyone ...
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37 views

Using a tree menu beside openlayers

Is there an aplication to add tree menu for the map showed with openlayers? I mean show a map on my site exactly how is showing in google earth for example, my layers organized in folder/subfolder, ...
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46 views

Adding controls to OpenLayers maps - is this good code

I have multiple OpenLayers maps, each map gets a subset of controls that I use across all maps. In the past I have added controls in the traditional way, for each control. var control = new ...
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How to insert coordinates to url

What would be the approach to show and dynamically update the map coordinates in the url like stamen is doing it? Are there any built in functions in OpenLayers, what other techniqes could I use or do ...
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Which are the differences between using javascript openlayer and gwt-openlayer API?

I am about creating a web app which should use openlayer API, but I would like to use GWT too. So I have the following questions: Is it the same to use GWT-openlayers API in terms of functionality ...
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Is there a way to know if an error occurred while loading a WMS layer, in OpenLayers 2?

First of all, I already asked this question in stackoverflow. I don't want to spam by asking again here. But I think the question fits better in gis.stackexchange. I am sorry for the replication. Feel ...
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Openlayers filter strategy on wfs deactivate problem

I have a filter control which works nicely. However, when I try to reset/remove the filter, I don't get the original features back. The debugger shows my features array as still only being the reduced ...
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feature position on non-Geo-referenced Image

I use OpenLayers to show Map , when im creating the map, i want to show map image with an ImageLayer and VectorLayers, the image is non Geo-referenced. The use case: i receiving a map image url from ...
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Print OpenLayers map with osm as background and all the vectors

I looking for an answer for a while, and i could not find a working solution. I am trying to exeport the OpenLayers map to some file - image or pdf, and i need all the background, include OSM and all ...
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How to drag a feature in Open Layers 3

I'm trying to replicate something that was fairly easy in Open Layers 2 in Open Layers 3, which is: dragging an existing feature to a new location on the map. In Open Layers 2 I just added a ...
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1answer
63 views

Openlayers - ModifyFeature - How to label vertices with a progressive number

Apologize in advance as I am quite new in openlayer and javascript. I have a control ModifyFeature on a path vector layer. I would like the vertices to be rendered with a stylemap label showing ...
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154 views

Function to add layer with button click

I'm working with openlayers and geoserver to create a map and overlay layers. I need to add a layer when a button is clicked, but what I get is that the layer is added ( i can see it through the layer ...
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397 views

openlayers - export map to canvas problem

I am trying to make a export control to export the map as image file. I found this example: http://dev.openlayers.org/sandbox/camptocamp/canvas/openlayers/examples/exportMapCanvas.html so i added the ...
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Is there a way to create a named symbol in OpenLayers composed as either a multi-dimensional array or as a MultiPolygon?

OpenLayers provides a minimal set of "well-known" shapes which can be used as point icons: /** * Constant: OpenLayers.Renderer.symbol * Coordinate arrays for well known (named) symbols. */ ...
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Openlayers WFS change featureType

I am trying to change wfs featuretype "on the fly" in openlayers. (This method http://dev.openlayers.org/docs/files/OpenLayers/Protocol/WFS/v1-js.html#OpenLayers.Protocol.WFS.v1.setFeatureType) This ...
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get and change style property openlayers

i need to change the property of some style after its created, and i need to change it with knowing only the string of the property name. i am getting string like "fillColor" and value like "blue", ...
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189 views

register to event in openlayers 3

I have a web application in openlayers and I am starting to rewrite it to openlayers 3. In the application i have some features that i need to delete/move/add/edit the features then to save it to the ...
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openlayers setCenter issue (other posts on this do not solve it)

I can't get map.setCenter to display an OSM layer (via openlayers) centered at my specified coordinates. Instead it defaults to the West Coast of Africa. The zoom level does however work. Both of ...
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Select all features close to clicked

I have an openlayers map with more then 20000 features not in wms, only in vector layer. I have a control to select features, but sometimes it's really hard to select, specially the lines, and also ...
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Multi layer, multi control

I am new to GIS technolgies. I'm working on the final project of my career. I need to have a background map of somewhere on this map I need to create 1 .. N layers in which a particular user can ...
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1answer
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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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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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Acess control allow origin header is present on the request resource. Origin null is therefore not allowed acess

I'm trying to use the openlayers vector class. And the error occurred: Acess control allow origin header is present on the request resource. Origin null is therefore not allowed acess I've put ...
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Geoserver WFS Fails to Load in OpenLayers

I'm working with Postgis->Geoserver->openlayers on localhost. I followed a Geoserver tutorial to import some nyc sample data into my postgres/postgis database and link it to Geoserver. The layer ...
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OpenLayers 3, Markers appear in different places when viewing with iPad

I have an OpenLayers3 map showing static map image an ontop of that a vector layer containing markers (features). The features display nicely when viewing the map on a laptop or a pc, but when viewing ...
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OpenLayers modify selected feature

I am trying to modify an already selected vector (feature) in Open Layers. In my map i have implemented "select on click" functionality, so what i would like to achive is to have a "Modify" button ...
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IE8 Openlayers load thousands objects problem

My client works only with IE8. He has openlayers map that he want to load 3000 polygons on it. Chrome and IE9 can do this easily, but IE8 freeze. Objects come from web service as json xml , being ...
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How to Update Multiple Fields of one Layer Using WFS Service

Trying to update two fields of a shapefile using a WFS update service published from GeoServer 2.4.3 with OpenLayers 2.13.1. I have a JavaScript with all the OpenLayers fun and a HTML document with ...
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1answer
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Loading multiple feature types as one layer in OpenLayers

I have a kml file which contains some polygon and some point features in the same file. I am trying to load and view this layer on my basemap in OpenLayers. The problem is that the polygon features ...