A Styled Layer Descriptor (SLD) is an XML schema specified by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) for describing the appearance of map layers.

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Geoserver SLD text symbology

I have problem with the Geoserver. I have a layer (called "cities") which contains points with attributes. (ID, Name, Layer, etc....) I'd like to write out all the names (at now it doesn't matter if ...
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Mapserver - Standard Pointsymbolizer edited by SLD

I have pointfeatures in a OpenLayers map. Every feature has a different attribute or several have even more than one attribute. Thus I would like to use not the standard point symbols like that ...
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Sld for main city names in a country

I am working with Geoserver and Geoexplorer and try to create my own sld to style those maps. I was download osmdata and add layers to map how to filter main cities in a country using sld ?
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Sld label repeating for polygon while zooming [duplicate]

I was already referred Polygon label repeated for each tile I am working with Geoserver and Geoexplorer and try to create my own sld to style those maps. I was download osmdata and add layers to map. ...
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What are alternatives for SLD editor?

I am working with Geoserver and Geoexplorer and try to create my own sld to style those maps. I was download osmdata and add layers to map. I was try to use Qgis and Udig for styling data,but the ...
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select (click) labels in openlayers

I have the following style for an OpenLayers vector layer. Color and Name come from Geoserver/PostGIS. I red that setting labelSelect to true, user can also click the label, not only the point and ...
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Geoserver with SQL server consuming all my CPU

This question is long please bear me and my problem. SQL Server Query profiler The Sample Query from profiler that geoserver is running that corresponds to SLD I am using and not the SQL SERVER view I ...
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Geoserver OSM data Imported via osm2pgsql - most efficient tables to use to style roads

The Osm2pgsql importer for OSM data to Postgres results in two tables for ways, one called planet_osm_roads and a second one called planet_osm_lines The Osm2pgsql documentation states that the ...
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styling wms layer using sld in openlayers3

i want to style wms layer using sld in openlayers 3.written part of code shown below.but not any console error messages are shown and not applied styles to layer..... var sld = ...
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GeoServer rendering performance significantly affected by vector icon size

I'm having the craziest GeoServer experience right now and I was hoping to get some input on what might be causing this behaviour. I'm using Apache Bench to benchmark rendering performance for a ...
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How to use Infinity in GeoServer SLD colormapentry

I am trying to write an SLD with the last interval ending at infinity, (i.e. have the last interval include arbitrarily large numbers. Currently, I am using a large value like this: ...
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mapp css from open street map to geo server shows error message

I am using Geoserver version2.6.0 and try to create my own map with styles.. I copy style from https://github.com/gravitystorm/openstreetmap-carto/blob/master/roads.mss and try to save it in ...
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GeometryCollection styling in Geoserver

I am trying to style an GeometryCollection geometry data type from PotGIS table in Geoserver. I have not found any examples on the Internet how to do it nor is it supported in Geoserver or not. When I ...
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geoserver wms layer doesn't see

I've created a new layer, and styled with an .sld file (categorized by value). It works, if I check with Geoserver OpenLayer Preview, but when I citate for this in a .html It doesn't appear. Is the ...
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CssParameter stroke-width min max value Geoserver

I wonder if there is a minimum value for the stroke width parameter since I've a LineSymbolizer with stroke 0.1 but i want it to be thinner so i change the value to 0.05 but i dont see any difference ...
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SLD for showing hatched color pattern of overlapping geometries

I am using Geoserver to serve a WMS layer to a web application which shows projects and their state-wise reach. When multiple projects are selected I want to show the states in multiple colors (based ...
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Display points labels starting at certain zoom level

I use WMS to display my points on the map. I would like to display points labels(name_ID) starting at certain zoom level. From What I have read I understand I can do it with GeoServer rules, but I ...
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OpenLayers 3 - submit SLD text in wms call

Earlier versions of OpenLayers allowed for the submission of the text of an SLD in a call to the server side WMS. This describes the procedure, and cautions that, if your sld is too long, you ...
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Geoserver GetLegendGraphic not working for single rule

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?> <StyledLayerDescriptor version="1.0.0" xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.opengis.net/sld StyledLayerDescriptor.xsd" ...
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How can I parse the SLD file that sits in Geoserver so that I can apply the styling to WFS layer?

I have a layer that can be configured to render as WFS or WMS. I want to apply the same sld styling that I have defined in Geoserver to make it consistent. But when I try to get the SLD text from ...
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SLD supports <Displacement>?

I am trying to give style to a vector point layer published on GeoServer and I can notice the displacement command is not working. (Displacement inside PointSymbolizer Graphic) Do you know it could ...
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Apply an sld to a vector layer in OpenLayers

I'm trying to apply an sld style to a vector layer in Openlayers. I already took a look on google and here and I got a lot of informations, but still I don't manage to achieve the result I'm looking ...
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Geoserver SLD scale based view for multiple geometry styles

I have a FeatureStyle that draws line and adda an arraow to end point of the line. And I want to see this line and arrow by scale. So I specified a MaxScaleDenominator property. Now line is not ...
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Geoserver SLD external graphic path

<Rule> <PointSymbolizer> <Graphic> <ExternalGraphic> <OnlineResource xlink:type="simple" xlink:href="glass.png" /> ...
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GeoServer SLD: fill a polygon with color sampled from gradient

I have a "geometry" and a "rating" column. I want to symbolize the geometries in an SLD (PolygonSymbolizer) but fill it with a color value that is interpolated between BLUE-PURPLE-RED based on the ...
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Apply an SLD saved on Geoserver to OpenLayers 3

I am a complete beginner in javascript, xml and code in general (so if there's anyway for me make my question more clear please tell me). I have loaded a wms onto my openlayers 3 map. The relevant ...
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Using WMS external SLD with OpenLayers application

I want to use external SLD file in my OpenLayers application. So I created WMS layer like this: var ly= new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS("mylyer", serverurl, { layers: ...
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SLD question regarding filter

I had a problem with my SLD today, I actually solved my issue but i'm very curious if there's another way around it, Mainly because my method is a hassle and may not work in other situations. I've ...
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Is there a way to remove shadows of piechart of GeoServer

Is there a way to remove shadows of piechart of GeoServer (Eastwood library)? GeoServer always makes shadow in piechart, while the original Google piechart API does not have shadow. Note: The ...
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GeoServer SLD PropertyIsEqualTo problem

I'm having a, frankly, super annoying problem with SLD and the ogc:PropertyIsEqualTo/ogc:PropertyIsEqualTo filters. I have 3 different GeoServer instances on 3 different machines. All instances are ...
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How to put a piechart <Graphic> in <TextSymbolizer> of a Geoserver style?

I reckon that GeoServer layer label style has excellent feature of TextSymbolizer where text label can be positioned relatively on centroid of VISIBLE PART of polygon, as oppose to a geographically ...
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Can I use relative path for image in SLD 1.1.0

Can I use relative path in the SLD 1.1.0? When validating it in geoserver, it said Parsing failed for ExternalGraphic: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: URI is not absolute SLD: ...
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Vendor parameter <VendorOption name=“labelObstacle”>true</VendorOption> not working?

I am trying to avoid drawing overlapping labels with vendor parameters. I tried below option in different versions of Geoservers (2.2.1 to 2.5.2), its not working. ...
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GeoServer Label Placement - Place Always Inside Polygon

Is there a way within the SLD to ensure that the label always appears within the polygon? For example, in odd shaped polygons (with a hole, or a horseshoe shape) my labels are sitting outside. I'd ...
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Converting avl to sld or qml

Is there a simple way to convert a avl file into a sld or qml? Deegree does not work an my laptop (java problems) Or is there a way to open the original avl file in qgis? Thanks
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Label background in SLD

Is there any possibility to construct SLD style which displays label with rectangular background. Background has to have sizes which automatically fit to sizes of text content. I would prefer not to ...
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SLD parsing fail on GeoServer

I created a custom style on QGis and saved as SLD file. When i added to GeoServer, after validation it, i got an errors about parsing. Parsing failed for Filter: java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable ...
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How do I draw the arrow on the line using SLD of Geoserver?

I have a line layer in geoserver as in the 1st image. How can I draw an arrow on the line like in the 2nd image? The line.rar includes a shapefile and a sld file. Please help to edit an sample for me, ...
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Openayer Style SLD for ship

I am trying to find an sld for a Ship. I am parsing an AIS feed and would like to make the ship different colors based on class of ship and length as well as rotate it based on the COG (course). ...
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Arrow labels not rendered correctly

Geoserver SLD: <sld:LineSymbolizer> <sld:Stroke> <sld:CssParameter name="stroke"> <ogc:PropertyName>geo_color</ogc:PropertyName> ...
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SLD specification for a vertical line on every line turning point

You can define a vertical line in SLD like this: <LineSymbolizer> <Stroke> <GraphicStroke> <Graphic> <Mark> ...
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Clustering on Geoserver layer appearing out of the map

We are using Geoserver and openlayers to display maps. Geosever layer provides list of sites, since there were many we did a clsutering using Styles. But the problem is when we zoom out completely ...
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Converting ArcGIS layer style to Styled Layer Descriptor (SLD) file?

I am putting together a GIS server using GeoServer and need some help with importing my layer styles from ArcGIS 10 to SLD format. I have one layer in ArcMap properly symbolized and labeled, how ...
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Is there a symbols level option/solution for SLD?

Is it possible to have an sld blend the symbology in the lines together just as QGIS and ArcGIS allow using symbol levels? In QGIS I can use symbol levels on the line layer and have this appearance: ...
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Overview of SLD expressions

Does anyone have an overview of how expressions are supposed to work along with an overview of all available expressions. I have looked at the official references at the website of the OGC and I can ...
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Mapserver and SLD Files

I have a set of data layers that define a map from small to large scales. These layers are available through mapserver and are grouped in the mapfile so:- LAYER GROUP large_scale NAME roads .. ...
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How to load style from postgresql?

Is there any way to load a postgresql style for a vector layer using python? There is a function: loadNamedStyleFromDb (const QString &db, const QString &theURI, QString &qml).Does it ...
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Problem when trying to style negative values in Geoserver via SLD

I have a PostGIS table that holds (numeric) values from -1 to +1. I would like to style these values in Geoserver so I created an SLD file in QGIS which looks like this: ---snip--- <?xml ...
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Using SLD with WMS

How does WMS interpret the SLD it receives? Does it parse the document and immediately draws the layers defined from top to bottom? Or does it rely on the 'layers' and 'style' parameters you can send ...
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What does property FeatureTypeName do in Styled Layer Descriptor (SLD) specification?

I am studying the Styled Layer Descriptor (SLD) specification. I got a general grasp of how I can use it to style a map. I still have one question about the FeatureTypeStyle though. When looking at ...