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Why won't GeoServer render my SVG symbols?

I'm trying to use GeoServer to render a point layer with custom symbols. This worked perfectly well when my symbols were PNGs, but we haven't decided exactly what size our symbols should be, so I ...
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Render a map showing lots of individual traces/routes simultaneously

Google's "My places" is great for showing lots of traces (in my case, paths representing bike rides I've done). But it only shows 20 or so per page. I'd really like a map (a statically rendered .png ...
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What is the compression gained by caching mod_tile's metatile instead png tiles?

What is the level of compression gained caching mod_tile's larger metatile instead of 256 by 256 .png tiles? I am trying to determine the extra cost of storage resources for pre-rendering some set of ...
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GeoTools Dynamic Layer

I need to change the features of a MapLayer in real-time but I don't know how I can update/refresh/repaint the layer on the map without having to remove it and add it again (which creates flickering). ...
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Disable antialiasing in GeoServer .png output?

I would like to completely disable antialiasing of polygon borders in Geoserver's WMS png output. The reason is because we do downstream colour remapping, and intermediate colours break that. This is ...
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rendering style symbol (star) separately, not on the map, Openlayers

I try to create a legend for the map separately in a different div. How could I render a symbol (star e.g.) somewhere else in html, not only on the map with OpenLayers? I guess I have to call ...
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How to render tm2 projects

What are the options for rendering tm2 projects? As far as I know the open source Mapbox tm2 projects have proprietary data sources (like OSM Bright 2), thus they are of little use, but some other ...
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Max Zoom Level in Mapnik

A question regarding mapnik: Is it possible to configure a custom max. zoom level? I am trying to find a way to get mapnik to render tiles for zoom levels 20+ (till 28 would be nice). PS: The ...
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Rendering a map in QgsComposition on Win 7 / 8 in QGIS 2.2.0 with QgsComposerMap gives blank map

I'm writing a plugin for QGIS 2.2.0 which should render a pdf file with a map and some text. The code is working under Linux (current Arch) and Windows XP, but it's not working on Windows 7 or 8. ...
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How to use PyQGIS ( Python QGIS API ) to open/close Update Drawing Order checkbox in QGIS2's Layers (Legend Interface)

Thanks qgis 2, the Legend Interface (layers dockwidget) now has Update Drawing Order check box on right-click mouse context menu. I think this feature can let user temporally closes rendering, then ...
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Apply QGIS Style to osm-File like in Open Cycle Map, Landscape Base-Layer

I try to mimick a rendering style like in Open Cycle Map (landscape base layer) in QGIS. However, I'm not able to find certain elements (i.e., wood and rivers) that are used in Open Cycle Map but seem ...
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Custom Dash style in OpenLayers 3

I know that it is possible to make a line or polygon with dashed stroke. It can be done with the following way, for example: var myStyle = new ol.style.Style ({ stroke: new ...
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Dynamic heat map rendering in ArcMap

I have a large point dataset that I am publishing as a service. When zoomed out I would like to show the data as a heat map, only showing the actual points when zoomed right in. I know there are a ...
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Exporting map containing raster layer with vector field symbology ends up with partially rendered symbology from ArcMap?

After exporting a map in ArcMap (ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop) which contains several raster and vector layers including one raster layer resembling flow direction of ice, the output file (tried JPG, PNG ...
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How to use CropCoverage Render Transformation in Geoserver SLD (WPS)? [closed]

I have yet to find an example on the web (or in code) of anyone using the "Crop Coverage" Render Transformation from a Geoserver SLD. Does anyone have an example or at least be able to point me to ...
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Rerendering OpenLayers in JSF2

did anyone try rerendering OpenLayers in JSF2? I am using a4j:ajax events, I mark the render atribute with render="map" where map is naturally the id of the openlayers div tag, and I use ...
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Implementing custom IRenderer for ArcGis 10.0/WPF

EDIT: Updates in the bottom As a followup to my earlier question, I'm trying to implement custom symbol rendering for my WPF/ArcGIS application. I'm accessing layers that have been published on the ...
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How to automate creation of PNG maps using Python?

I have a project with 50 vector layers and I have done custom styling for them. Now I want to make around 30 png files with different xmin, ymin, xmax, ymax. The output size (png) should be width ...
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Using render_list to render only map extract

I am trying to render an area where I have added an extract from the planet file with render_list. The command I am using is render_list -x 159 -X 179 -y 160 -Y 410 -n 2 ...
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Need help getting started with QgsComposition

I am using QgsComposition for the first time, but I fail at the first step :-( mapRenderer = iface.mapCanvas().mapRenderer() line 31, in mapRenderer = iface.mapCanvas().mapRenderer() ...
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How to make the white background of an RGB raster transparent?

I would like to show on my map only the reddish pixels of my raster layer. Said in another way: I would like to transform my white background into transparent background so I can see my other ...
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QGIS 2.0 How can i get a precisely Rendering time?

I work with QGIS 2.0.1. I have a large number of raster data files and i selected different methods to represent them. Method: Import all raster data as individual files Method: Generate a single ...
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Tilemill didn't render streets correctly, some parts are missing

can someone please explain me what's happend in the picture below or how i can debug what's going wrong? I downloaded some .osm.pbf files imported the files via osm2pgsql into a postgis database and ...
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Labels appear and disappear for no apparent reason using QGIS?

I'm going through the Alaska sample data tutorial for QGIS 2.2.0. Some of the lake labels appear and disappear at different scales when zooming. At 1:314,460 Becharof is visible, but Lower Ugashik ...
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QGIS: drawing order of lines and polygons (line between polygon)

I have 2 layers. One with forests and lakes (polygon) and one with rivers (line). Now I want the features to draw in that order: The river have to be UNDER the LAKES and the forest have to be UNDER ...
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Can you reorder a classified vector layer in QGis?

I have a GML file that I'm displaying in QGis - it contains a set of contours and they are written out in such a way that the lowest contour (largest polygon) is drawn last thus covering up all the ...
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Is there any possibility to draw an editable map using OSM data?

I am a newbie on openstreetmap related developments, I need to build a web application using PHP or Python frameworks, that could draw map using OSM data. It should also allows to edit attributes of ...
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Rendering of SVG for layer symbols using QGIS?

I have a little problem with the rendering of SVG for layer symbol. I want to creeate a categorized symbol to show different style of buoy I have for that two icons the first is an half circle ...
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QgsComposerMap does not fit extent

Please help me to fit the map extent into de qgscomposermap size. printable_layers = QgsMapLayerRegistry.instance().mapLayers().values() printable_layers_ids = [] ...
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OpenLayers measure map rendering time

I am using OpenLayers version 3 (answers with ver 2 are also OK) and want to measure how long it takes to render the vector layer. So, I have a vector layer with features: var vectorLayer = new ...
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Firefox and D3: Zoom + Pan bug

I have a simple code here some map with zoom+pan effect. It work fine on Opera, Chrome even IE. But Firefox do not show it.- If you open "Inspector" panel, you'll see has same values (translation, ...
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Unable to find either renderd.py or generate_tiles.py

We created a Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS x64 OSM tile server from packages using the excellent instructions provided by http://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/building-a-tile-server-from-packages/ The tile ...
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Setting a renderer that uses a function for a dynamic layer in ArcGIS JavaScript API

How can I, if possible, set a renderer for an ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer which uses a function to determine feature values instead of just attribute values? When using the following code, the ...
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Mapnik render Error : Could not create datasource for type 'postgis'

I try to use mapnik render for a tile server. During the initialization 'renderd -f -c /usr/local/etc/renderd.conf', the following error message is displayed : An error occurred while loading the map ...
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Creating a Vector Tile base map

I want to create a vector tile base map using my own shapefiles/postgis tables for use on a mobile primarily. By my understanding the process is divided into 3 main steps: Creating/slicing the data ...
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QGIS rule-based categorization with multiple variables

There are a few questions which sort of touch on this, but I haven't found an answer that is easy yet. I have a database with several columns of metadata. The first column relates to a unique ID I ...
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QGIS: disabling point deplacement when zooming out

I have a project in which I have multiple sets of data at the same coordinates, so I'm using the QGIS point-displacement renderer to display these points. When zoomed in on the points this works ...
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How to change default symbol in Categorized symbol renderer (python console) or use different icons as vector layer symbols?

I have a point shapefile in QGIS 2.10 and I want to display one of its fields attributes based on its unique values (I always know that it has 4 unique values and their values so I do not care for the ...
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Tile server stops working

I built my own tile server and when I try to prerender zoom level 10 or 13 modtile/renderd just stops working (like when I press ctrl+c in the terminal). The other levels work fine. OS: Lubuntu 14.04 ...
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rendering issue when viewing polygons in mollweide projection

Arc10.3, windows I am using and etopo bathymetry raster with various polygon, line, and point layers over it. One of my polygons encompasses the north pole. This polygon automatically created a ...
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Tile server - problem with tiles loading (pink tiles)

I have built a tile server by following this instruction: https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/building-a-tile-server-from-packages/ and i have a problem. When i test tile server using ...
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GeoSever PointStacker Renders incorrect position

I've been trying the GeoServer Rendering Transformations - Point Stacker. According to this docs there's an optional cellSize parameter for setting the "Size of the cells in which to aggregate points, ...
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How to wait for mapCanvas render before taking a screenshot?

i am trying to iterate over a large list of features and making a screenshot of the selected feature. My problem is that it seems to be a delay between the refreshing of the canvas and the taking of ...
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How to create 3D globe images highlighting a specific country or 2D country map with capital?

I am building an Anki flashcard set that should contain country flags, names and (ideally) a 3D globe with the country outlined, as can be seen on Wikipedia. I've already completed the part that ...
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Displaying a Digitial Elevation Model using GRASS GIS draped by an RGB Raster

I have the following: Digital Elevation Model from SRTM LANDSAT Imagery from the same area I wish to display the DEM draped with the raster band combination (3,2,1) using GRASS GIS. My ...
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OSM Tiles slow at low zoom levels

We have built an OSM Tile Server following the instructions at http://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/building-a-tile-server-from-packages/ We have imported planet_latest.osm.pbf. Our server renders ...
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Geoserver strange inverse polygon rendering

I found strange behaviour of rendering one particular polygon on Geoserver. Red polygon in the link. If you compare SHP data from ZIP file in some desktop software like QGIS and rendering from ...
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Geoserver does not render polygon properly

I am trying to a get polygon layer from CSV file. I chose to do it via rasterization and polygonization in QGIS, howerver, Geoserver has problems to correctly render some polygons. This is how the ...
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QGIS Atlas web layer rendering - how can I slow it down?

I cannot get Atlas to export maps with web layers correctly. When I look at the preview within composer everything works fine. When I export an atlas the first page renders ok but for subsequent ...
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Rendering process failed null

I published a polygon shape file with default polygon sld , while in preview when I click on feature it shows the error rendering process failed null.Please explain what is this error, what i have yo ...