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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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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Converting/using ArcGIS *.style file for/in QGIS (QML or SLD)?

I have downloaded a dataset from a government organisation. it comes with a .style file. I use QGIS 1.8 on windows 7. Is there a way to use the .style file as a qml or sld? I have tried simply ...
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Standard SLDs for OpenStreetMaps?

We have downloaded OSM data for our region and loaded them into PostGIS using osm2pgsql. So far so good. On top we have GeoServer and we would like to expose the OSM data using WMS. We would as well ...
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Line stroke offset in Geoserver

Does anyone know how to offset a stroke in Geoserver? For example I will color the left side of the street (line feature) red and the other side (same line feature) blue. I believe I will be using 2 ...
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Changing background color to transparent in GeoServer?

How to set the background color to transparent. I want use style which describe in *.sld file for all my photo with tif format. How to do that?
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Is there a good qml or sld file available for QGIS + Openstreetmap data?

I'm looking for a qml file (or equivalent e.g. sld) to allow me to use QGIS to take Openstreetmap data and produce paper maps. I'm re-asking this question (it was asked once or twice over a couple of ...
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SLD to Esri lyr file?

Does anybody know if there's a sw/extension to convert an SLD to Esri. lyr format, or to import the SLD directly?
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Setting transparency in an SLD file for a 4 channel GEOTIFF

I'm struggling to set the a background colour to transparent in an SLD file for a 4-channel GEOTIFF using GeoServer 2.1.4. I think I've set my background colour to transparent alpha layer in a ...
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How to crop coverage with WPS chain in sld?

I had 2 layers: custom:Temperature: Point layer. custom:Region: Polygon layer. I would like to perform a gs:CropCoverage of the Raster Layer which is the result of gs:BarnesSurface of vector layer ...
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How can I save the label style as SLD in QGIS?

In QGIS there are 2 options to style labels. Using the style properties. Using the label in the toolbox When I dbl click layer -> styles -> save as SLD , the style of the label isn't saved in ...
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Serving 4 band GeoTIFF in GeoServer 2.1.4

I have an uncompressed GeoTIFF file (figure 1) with the following band information: Image Structure Metadata: INTERLEAVE=PIXEL Band 1 Block=5000x1 Type=Byte, ColorInterp=Red Band 2 Block=5000x1 ...
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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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How to crop coverage which is the result of gs:BarnesSurface with WPS chain in sld? It's throw a Error

I would like to perform a gs:CropCoverage of the Raster Layer which is the result of gs:BarnesSurface The SLD file is below: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?> ...
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Can i do Custom Styling on Geoserver

i want to use Geoserver WMS server for custom styling. lets say i have an area as polygon in a shape file. But i dont have this area's temperature as an attribute. From a web service i gather ...
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Is there any software (with a graphical user interface) for creating Style Layer Descriptors?

Is there any software that can easily create a Styled Layer Descriptor (SLD) without using a script?
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How to use a sld file with Openlayers using OSM data?

My app, made with openlayers, displays building data called from overpass api. var data_url = "http://overpass-api.de/api/interpreter?data=(way[building](bbox);node(w););out body;"; //main working ...
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Styling ENC data for Web?

Currently working on a project that among other things requires displaying NOAA ENC for a web based intranet portal. We downloaded S-57 ENC data from NOAA site and successfully imported them into ...
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GeoServer VendorOption for SLD to place labels overlapping and out of bounds

I use GeoServer 2.1.1. and have an SLD to serve a layer with labels in OpenLayers. I noticed that some labels are not displayed because other labels are to near. GeoServer wants to make your labels ...
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How to style a WMS layer?

I also posted this question on stackoverflow. I successfully overlayed a WMS layer in google maps v3, however, as the information on tiles is black on transparent, it is not well seen on dark ...
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GeoServer SLD - size by scale and color by attribute

I would like to write an SLD that defines point size by zoom level using zoom denominators and color by a comparison operator. I am having trouble combining the two into rules because I cannot find ...
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How to show Two Labels of One feature In Geoserver…?

I have prepared a Web GIS Map using Geoserver-Openlayers_Postgis....For One Feature I need to show two labels such as "premise_no' & "bld_name'... The following is the xml I used for styling(in ...
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How to transfer styles from QGIS to ArcGIS?

We have a QGIS project that has symbols for a lot of different lines. Data comes from a geodatabase that is accessible to both QGIS and ArcGIS. We now want to use the symbology of the QGIS project to ...
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SLD Editor with GUI?

I am setting up a GeoServer instance to serve up a few different PostGIS databases. I have GeoServer up and running however, it takes me forever to enter the SLD into GeoServer by hand. Is there a ...
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Can QGIS automatically load an SLD with a Shapefile?

I have SLD's/lyr files with my shp/gdb files. They all have the same name except for the extension. Is it possible for me to force qgis to load the sld with the shp so that I don't need to manually go ...
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Is it possilbe to change SLD from client side?

How to change predefile SLD in client side? The reason I want this is I want to turn label on and off on client side.
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Styling OS Vectormap Local in QGIS?

I am attempting to style Ordnance Survey Vectormap Local on QGIS 1.8.0 by using the styling sheets suplied by Ordnance Survey. The styling sheets are available from the OS website ...
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Geoserver: Georectification via SLD fails

Situation I have a raster image and the coordinates of its four corner pixels. My goal is to warp the image with respect to this coordinates ("georectify") on the fly when requested via GeoServer to ...
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Looking for a MAP to SLD converter

Does anyone know where I can find the converter from .map to .sld? I have a big mapfile of styles for OSM and I have the styles mapnik.xml for OSM but I use Geoserver for my work. Or does anyone have ...
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Is there a parellel line function for slds?

I am attempting to make an sld style which symbolizes a line with an offset. I have tried with filters, functions online graphics but can achieve only ugly results. The line consists out of 2 line ...
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Use SLD to conditionally display points or polygons based on zoom level?

This is not a duplicate of: how to display polygons as points until certain zoom level? I want to do this with Geoserver v2.5.5 if possible (not openlayers). Basically - I have a layer of polygons, ...
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How do I use env parameter variables in an SLD colormap?

We have data being represented by the colormap copied below. I need to use env variables to change the hard coded color steps into whatever's input to the url parameters. I know you can ...
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Styling WMS layers in OL3

I have managed to get my WMS layers working in OL3. Now I want to style them, as they are all set as blue on the server side and I can't change that. I know the common answer seems to be WMS is an ...
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How can I add multiple rules in a GetLegendGraphic request in Geoserver?

I am using following GetLegendGraphcs request ...
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Can a layer's style be modified dynamically using an SLD in OpenLayers?

I am a complete novice with GeoServer and OpenLayers. I'm trying to ascertain at what point a style is applied to a GeoServer layer which is drawn in OpenLayers, when using an SLD. The Introduction ...
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Is it possible to use simple Math in an SLD file on Geoserver?

Is it possible to use simple Math in an SLD file on Geoserver? Suppose I want to read a text size property from a database and multiply its value, how can I do this? <sld:TextSymbolizer> ...
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Can I view the Geoserver zoom level in QGIS

I am creating some sld's using QGIS for use in Geoserver and wanted to view the current zoom level so that I can then define it in the zoom level. Is this possible? For example <!-- Local ...
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Text layer styling in GeoServer?

I am wondering what is the best approach to use for text layers in GeoServer. AFAIK, there is no text layer in GeoServer. But in many occassions we need to use text layers and not simply label for ...
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SLD : setting Multiple Values in one Literal Tag

Is it possible to use multiple values in one Literal tag? This is what I have: <ogc:PropertyIsEqualTo> <ogc:PropertyName>name</ogc:PropertyName> ...
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How to get all the Rules and Filters form Geo Server for specific Worksapce

I am using Geo Server 2.4.2 for storing my vector data. And i created a style for a layer now i want to fetch all the Rules and Filters from style which i created on my work-space. i am currently ...
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Assigning multiple styles for same layer from GeoServer in OpenLayers 3?

This is my code, the function set style is not working osm background layer. I have many sld files for one layer and I want apply them on the same layer: <script> var untiled = new ...
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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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SLD style definition from GeoServer to Drupal

I've been experimenting with the SLD style definitions in both GeoServer and Drupal. What I want to achieve is to create a new style in GeoServer (by a curl operation, but I know how that works) and ...
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Desktop client symbolozing a WMS layer by sending SLD to the WMS server?

Objective is simple: finding 'desktop software' (such as ArcGIS, QGIS, etc) that can load a WMS layer, and then send its own SLD to apply to the WMS server in order to get the WMS layer back with the ...
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How to add a title in a GetLegendGraphic Request

The GetLegendGraphic request works well. I display the legend at a fixed position in my viewer using OpenLayers. But I would like to know if there is any way to add some custom text to the legend. ...
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geoserver SLD in ol3

i have some vector layers in geoserver with style (SLD) When i add these layers though OL3 i want to use same SLD. right now i am giving style to layer as below style: new ol.style.Style({ ...
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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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Why doesn't SLD validate?

Why doesn't my SLD validate? <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <StyledLayerDescriptor xmlns="http://www.opengis.net/sld" xmlns:ogc="http://www.opengis.net/ogc" ...
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How to dynamically change SLD style of WMS layer being served by GeoServer from PostGIS?

How can I dynamically change a SLD style of a WMS layer being served by GeoServer from PostGIS?
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Issues with datasets when custom SLD loaded into geoserver

I have created my SLD's in QGIS and want to use them in Geoserver. I have imported and validated them without any problems but when I try to view the data using Layer Preview --> OpenLayers-->Go it ...