UTFGrid is a specification for rasterized interaction data.

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Create interactive map with no server

I have managed to build a great web mapping application using tiles created from GeoWebCache and a custom gridset, but I now need to add an overlay to the base maps. The only interactivity I need is a ...
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How Can I make UTFGrid files?

I have been looking at the UTFGrid specification and the usage of UTFGrid in Openlayers. How do I create the required UTFGrid files for my data in PostGIS?
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Displaying large number of polygons on web map?

I've started working on a project with a huge number of polygons, and I'm unsure of how to display/host it. The map I'd like to end up with will have three layers: 1) Shaded polygons representing ...
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How to display UtfGrid info

first off sorry if this question have been asked, I have been looking for an answer for some time now but cant find any solution. I have created a .mbtiles file with Tilemill, extracted the .png and ...
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Calculate bounding box + buffer for rendering a map tile with mapnik library

Mapnik library has a Projection object (I'm using Python bindings): spherical_mercator = '+proj=merc +a=6378137 +b=6378137 +lat_ts=0.0 +lon_0=0.0 +x_0=0.0 +y_0=0 +k=1.0 +units=m +nadgrids=@null ...
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Displaying UTFGrids with Mapnik and TileStache

I'm new to using Mapnik and TileStache. The reason i wanted to use these two pieces of software was to understand the UTFGrid specification i've seen used all over the place ( examples here, here, ...
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TileStache & UTF Grid provider is having unexpected results

I am having some weird output by the UTF grid provider in Tilestache on specific shapefiles; Specifically shapefiles reprojected from Census TIGER files. I know my server is configured correctly ...
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Tilestache/Mapnik: Is it possible to create dynamically filtered layers?

I'm using Tilestache to generate two layers with the mapnik and mapnik grid providers, and it's working great! However, I want users to be able to filter the data over many (more than ten) ...
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UTFGrid and custom tiles in OpenLayers

This is my first post here so I apologize in advance if a convention is escaping me in the question format. I am trying to display information from utfgrid in OpenLayers. I am using custom tiles in a ...
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can wms from geoserver serve as utfgrid data? [duplicate]

i'm confused on how to make interactive map displayed. i used geoserver from opengeo suite and then i use openlayers to display the map on my site. I have been able to display the attribute by using ...
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Get basic image/utf grid tile URLs from CartoDB visualization?

I'd like to add the layers from a CartoDB visualization to a Leaflet map directly (NOT through CartoDB.js). My visualization has one image tile layer generated from data, and one utf grid tile layer ...
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Mapbox.js not displaying a certain UTFGrid variable

I'm working on embedding a Mapbox map on a site but interactivity doesn't seem to be pulling in one of the variables properly. When you view the map on Mapbox's site, it shows the values that it is ...
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serving UTFgrid information made with mb-util with leaflet

I've created the mbtiles file with tilemill and exported it on my ubuntu webfolder with the following command: mb-util --scheme=xyz /folder/tile.mbtiles /var/www/html/my-tiles To get utfgrid ...
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UTFGrid from raster source

Is it possible to make utfgrids from a raster source (e.g. GeoTIFF)? I am trying to get utfgrids from a .tif with mapnik.xml and TileStache but it seems not to be working. As a workaround I am ...
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Can i access UTF grids without a server?

I'm creating a slippery map that will run off of a usb stick or cd (client request). I'm able to load up the map, display pre-cooked tiles and some some simple vectors. The client would like some more ...