An image file containing a section of map.

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get the tiles? (GeoWebCache, GeoServer, PostGIS, REST)

i've got a PostgreSQL (9.2.9) database, PostGIS (2.1.3) enabled - and it works fine with GeoServer (2.5.2). So by now i'm trying to make tiles of the map with the integrated GeoWebCache - but i don't ...
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QGIS project to TMS tileset?

I'm trying to turn a QGIS 2.4 project into a TMS tileset. What method have folks used, with what success and what level of effort? The project in question has about 50 layers and uses OTF projection ...
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Speeding up processing of geotiff background for QGIS?

Originally I had an image as a mrsid file. That was very convenient as it was smaller and fast to pan etc. The down side was that every time I upgraded QGIS I had to go through the ritual of ...
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Transforming between epsg:3857 and Google Maps Tile coordinates

Hio, I used to use a simple python project (https://github.com/hrldcpr/mercator.py) to convert between wgs84 and google maps tile coordinates. This project doesn't have a license, and looks like it ...
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Implementing OpenLayers3 basemap from tiles created using gdal2tiles

I recenty discovered the gdal2tiles.py tool which is working great with OpenLayers 2.x, but I wanted to use the new release of OL and I'm having some troubles. I have googled for a solution but i did ...
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Geowebcache tiles showing only when seeding and not when viewing the map

I have created a map with geoserver and postgresSQL. I have managed in geoserver to seed the layers into tiles but for some reason as you view across the map, it does not create those tiles. For ...
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Download mapbox default style as tiles

I need to have the tiles of a small city as PNGs. The style should be the same as in https://www.mapbox.com/editor/? Can I export the map there for a certain bounding box to tiles (or mbtiles)? I have ...
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Why aren't Mapbox vector tiles rendered in the browser?

Would it be technically possible to have Mapbox's compact vector tile format sent to the client (instead of PNG tiles), then rendered inside the browser with JS code? Second question: when using ...
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Using Arcgis and OSM tiles in Openlayers application

I created a map object and specified options according to Arcgis tiled map tiles. var options = { scales: [120000, 60000, 30000, 15000, 5000, 2500, 500], resolutions: ...
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Force openlayers to not use browser cache for tiles refresh

I use OpenLayers.Layer.XYZ to display tiles from TileStache server without using the cache option of the server. However, I notice that the tiles stay in cache (probably the browser cache) until the ...
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Problem in displaying tile images using openlayers3

I have problem with displaying my TMS layer using OL3. This is my first time working with tile images this way so maybe it doesn't have to do anything with ol3, maybe I just don't understand it right. ...
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Converting .multiple shapefiles into Image Pyramid?

I have multiple shapefiles, and I want to import them as image tiles. How do I convert a shapefile into image format and then convert that single image file into an image pyramid such as that of ...
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Standard tile origin coordinates for EPSG:3857

Is there a standard tile origin for caching tiles in EPSG:3857? For example OpenLayers as default uses this tile origin for a WMS in mercator projection: lon: -20037508.34, lat: -20037508.34
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geowebcache tiles not showing up in folder

I am using geoserver 2.5.1 and am atempting to use the intergrated geowebcache.I have installed tomcat and am using the webapp process for the geoserver. I managed to add all the tiles and got the jai ...
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Rendering a geotiff block with gdal and gdk-pixbuf - Some flaws in the result

I currently try to render a geotiff file with GTKmm\GDKmm (gdk-pixbuf). The file is a tiled geotiff with a block size of 256*256 and three rasterbands. The shortened gdalinfo output is: Driver: ...
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get map tiles for a polygon

Based on this tutorial, I can easily find out a tile for a point. But is there an algorithm to find all tiles that are covered by a rectangle or lineString or by any other feature? I would greatly ...
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AGS Tiled Map Services and the .jpg file extension using js api

I have an old app that is still using esri js api 1.4 (i know, it's dated) but that app works and it can pull tiles from a 10.0 tiled map services. When it does that it calls for the tiles at the url ...
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How to generate tiles for EPSG:3413 from shapefiles

I want to make tiles at EPSG:3413 projection from coastline shapefiles provided by naturalearthdata. How to do it? I converted shapefiles to 3413 via ogr2ogr, imported it to mapnik, set ...
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geoserver wrong tile generation on leaflet

I am creating world map with bathymetry using Geoserver 2.5.1 and leaflet. It works perfactly upto certain zoom level. but after that i get few tiles drawn in wrong color as shows in images. Does ...
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Where i can find Mapbox tiles gallery

I have discovered that cloudmade tiles service has been discontinued, so to switch to mapbox tiles, i imagine that i can find a gallery (like in cloudmade ) where i can choose the tiles style ...
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Covert /z/x/y.jpg map tiles to something that can be provided using the WMS specification

We have generated some maps in our own software solution where the output is a map stored in XYZ tiling format. /zoom/x/y.jpg I got a request if I could provide it in a WMS. I am wondering if ...
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Holes between imagery tiles projected using gdalwarp

I am having the following issue when reprojecting imagery tiles using gdalwarp. These are 4096x4096 imagery tiles, which I'm gdalwarp'ing from WGS84 to a State Plane projection. When reprojected, ...
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I want to browse a city map offline, what are my options?

I found exports on http://download.bbbike.org/ and http://metro.teczno.com/ But it's not tiles, so it's not really usable unless I render it. Are there software where I can browse openstreetmap.org ...
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How can I make Leaflet tiles appear in a page? [closed]

I am having trouble with leaflet working, but not displaying any of the background tiles in the page. This one is using the leaflet-rails gem in a Rails app. This is just in an html sample page: ...
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How to view locally generated XYZ map tiles?

Is there an easy way to test (view on a map) my locally generated XYZ map tiles? I've used OpenLayers and Leaflet to display non-local XYZ map tiles, and I could conceivably push these tiles to a ...
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View tiled shapefiles in QGIS 2.0 or greater as one layer?

I have tiled vector data in shapefile format. I need to view them in QGIs 2.0 or greater. I was not able to find any usable solution (merging is not the way). I have tile indexes, which I use for ...
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Custom OSM tiles with Mapbox and/or CartoDB

For a newspaper, we would like to use CartoDB's editor to produce quick overview maps with small amounts of geometry and information such as tooltips etc. For this job, the CartoDB editor seems to be ...
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How to determine which tiles cover your Area of Interest?

I'm relatively new to using a GIS. I've been wondering how could I determine tile(s) on a selected area/point at a specified zoom level?
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Geowebcache “seed” doesn't seem to work

I'm using Geowebcache seed command (via web interface at http://localhost:8080/geoserver/gwc/rest/seed/workspace:layerName) and it looks like everything runs smoothly but actually no tiles are saved, ...
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OpenStreetMap Tile Server with Custom Projection Systems

I am trying to install the OSM tile server on a local machine with a custom projection system like epsg:3573. For the server installation I followed this tutorial ...
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Create a local tile package from online world imagery

Is it possible to create a local tile package (.tpk file) containing data from an online source - for example something like world_imagery.mxd? ArcView 10.2 allows me to set up such a map document, ...
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Zoom option error on gdal_tiler.py

I'm using the tiler-tools library from: https://code.google.com/p/tilers-tools/wiki/QuickStart And specifically this command: ./gdal_tiler.py --zoom=9-15 my_map.vrt To generate tiles. When I use ...
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How to use tiles in this strange tiling scheme?

I'm looking at cell coverage maps such as this one, and trying to figure out how to get a GIS program to use it as a source of information. Ultimately, I need to be able to combine the output with ...
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Looking for RMaps SQLite format details

Locus Maps and Rmaps Android maps support an offline sqlite Format called Rmaps. I am trying to find the format details and how its organized. I couldn't, is there any dependable documentation online? ...
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Free software to publish tiles on Amazon S3?

Does anyone know of free software that would allow me to publish tiles on Amazon S3? I know of Arc2Earth, but it is not free.
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Map Service Tile Cache: ArcGIS Server 10.2

If I delete my old map services, will the associated Map Service Tile Cache be deleted as well? For some reason the Map Server Delete Tile Cache tool is not working for me, and our tiles are cached ...
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Geoserver - generating tiles - bbox is incorrect

I am beginner in geoserver. I would like to generate tiles in geoserver. I have added the layer to geoserver. When i choose the option to 'Preview layer' i can see the layer with the correct bbox: ...
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Geowebcache bounding box to tile conversion is not working properly (EPSG:4326)

I am trying to make Geoserver and built in Geowebcache work together. I have a page with google maps and I am rendering images from a published WMS layer using getTileUrl function. Unfortunately I am ...
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Where can I find a good Mbtiles to png tiles converter?

I'm trying to create a slippy map and I need to obtain png tiles. I have exported a .mbtiles file from TileMill and I tried several python scripts to convert this file into png tiles but I always end ...
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FME: Using WorkspaceRunner to batch 2 readers

I need a little help using the WorkspaceRunner in FME. Essentially I want to batch run polygon shapefiles in one folder (30 of them) against another load of files, in the form of a tiled grid (26 ...
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Create basemap tiles for a custom shape (for reducing the tiles count)

in order to create a world wide tiles (for a basemap) in acceaptable zoom level one must have a huge hd (see in this post). but, most of the world is sea... so i want to create x levels of the whole ...
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Is it possible to add house numbers using the Mapbox Street Vector Tiles source in Tilemill2?

Title says it all. Does anyony know if the house number is included in Mapbox’ vector tiles, and if so how to access it for styling? Thanks for any advice!
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Tiling ArcGIS Desktop Historic Maps

I'm using ArcGIS 10.2 Desktop on a Windows platform. I have georeferenced about a dozen USGS topographic raster maps from around 1900. Each georeferenced map is an now an .mxd file. To the best ...
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Slippy map tile question and good practice

I have created a small slippy map (Leaflet) and have given it a bounding box. If the user tries to pan/slide outside the given bounds then the map bounces back. Also, the slippy map only has tiles ...
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Export to Mapbox (TileMill) from PSD (or SVG/PNG)

Newbie question: I designed a map (not Earth-related) in Photoshop and I want to use something like Mapbox to serve the map and make it dynamic (bounding boxes, zoom in/out, etc). How can I go from an ...
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why is map tiling computationally intensive?

I recently starting using gdal2tiles.py (and its parallel implementation) to generate tiled images from raster datasets for kml interpretation and I'm shocked by how computationally intensive the ...
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How to optimize color ramp for terrain

I'm working on a project to highlight LiDAR terrain on the web and part of the idea is to show the detail of the data at large scales. I've already read through the excellent Mapbox guide and I've got ...
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Can't run node-mapnik-sample-code

I'm using ubuntu 12.04. I installed mapnik from packages as described here: https://github.com/mapnik/mapnik/wiki/UbuntuInstallation now I want to run node-mapnik-sample-code from here: ...
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gdal2tiles generates small picture inside 256x256 tile

I've used gdal2tiles for generating tiles in number of different polar projections and always experienced the same problem — strange small picture inside normal 256x256 png with the rest of space ...
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Create Tiles for a raster(georeferenced) to use in leaflet

I have raster, with each pixel containing some data. What i want is to split a large image with each pixel's color is determined by its value, to show on leaflet layer.How to go about this ? raster ...