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The Web mapping using Mapstore Javascript running problem

The source code for Mapstore, workspace has done but while doing for OpenLDAP the following error is coming (How to configure openldap(for installation of geostore) in windows machine?) ...
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Is Geoserver mandatory for developing GIS web application in Java using Ol4JSF in NetBeans IDE?

I am developing a GIS web application which involves querying and creating map layers dynamically (like page getting refreshed for every 5 minutes) and also static querying etc... This application ...
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How to Convert Just a Sulawesi Map to Leaflet

I'm still develop a Web GIS that show population distribution in form of heat map. I'm use Quantum GIS with Open Street Map & Q2Leaflet Plugin as a tool to accomplish it. The problem is, I just ...
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CartoDB, a CMS for maps?

I test cartodb with some data and I found it very useful. I found this instructions for installing cartodb locally in github What is CartoDB? and I try to understand if cartodb is a CMS for maps. Is ...
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How to display the attribute table of the map using leaflet

I'm developing a leaflet application. for that i want to display the attribute table of particular wms layer using leaflet. Is it possible how can we do that? Thanks in advance.
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Participative maps for collecting geographic information?

I'm looking for a simple way to collect information for a participative plans (regarding landscape) and show them on Google Maps. I'm thinking to a small web form for asking information to public ...
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How to export georeferenced Raster layer using QGIS2Leaf Plugin?

I got excellent results while exporting vector layer with styling through qgis2leaf plugin. Whereas when I try to do the same with a geo-referenced raster file (geotiff) which has a projection of ...
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What web GIS is this? (And how can you tell?)

I'm trying to understand a site that serves maps using a URL like this (URL de-coded): http://www.bom.gov.au/jsp/weave/server/request/execute.do? crs=EPSG:3112& mapengine.id=mapengine.ngis& ...
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Getting started with Web GIS development, especially vector editing? [duplicate]

I would like to start developing a GIS web application for mapping and editing vector data with attributes. I'm familiar with Desktop GIS (ArcGIS, QGIS) and basic SQL. I've also little experience with ...
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How to obtain elevation value from given SRTM data on mouse click in web browser?

I need JavaScript code for obtaining elevation data from SRTM tiff image. I have used Google APIs, but I need for downloaded SRTM tiff image. (SRTM file is being loaded on a base layer, and both ...
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How to set Persian charset in shapefile generated from GeoServer?

I have a .NET based web-gis application, and in that application different users update layers (layers information are stored in SQL server). When I generate shapefile from that layer in GeoServer ...
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WebGIS: Adding a GeoCoder to Template

I need an step-by-step Introduction to build in an GeoCoder by ESRI. I have downloaded the Story Map - Text and Legend - Template and now I am trying to build in a simple geocoder Services. But ...
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Raster symbolization in open source web gis

We would like to build a simple web map application that displays raster data (e.g. a digital surface model) and symbolizes values (e.g. height) using a color ramp. Is it possible to have the user ...
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How do I create a local web GIS server using Node.js?

This is a question related to my other question OpenLayers/jQuery without CDN?. I was looking to copy a minimal set of files on js/css files to replace online CDNs, so that I can run a test server on ...
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OpenLayers/jQuery without CDN?

I was wondering what are the necessary files for hosting a webgis server with OpenLayers3 without using a CDN? I am testing on a localhost without internet access. It doesn't work to merely copy ...
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Connect and modify map through localhost in ubuntu (content management system) [closed]

How can i set cartaro in linux,facing problem with installation instruction given on site.
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Hexagon binning using Google Maps

I have a bunch of geolocated points that I am looking to cluster on a google map using hexagons. These clusters will be stored in a db for quick retrieval and will be reduced to a single point and ...
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web based GIS geoprocessing vs desktop based GIS geoprocessing [closed]

difference between the WEB and DESKTOP GIS geoprocessing (buffer) what is the main difference in the area of processing speed or retrival speed of output take in case of contour generation from DEM ...
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Best practice to perform raster map algebra in open source web GIS?

Map algebra for raster is easy with ArcGIS Raster Calculator (or QGIS). I had thought this would be easy with web GIS servers such as GeoServer and MapServer plus OpenLayers etc. as well. What I want ...
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Crowdsourcing points by on-click to web map with moderation?

I want to build a really lightweight web map interface where a user can click anywhere on a map, create a point, type in a comment -- ideally all via Facebook, but I don't want to get ahead of myself ...
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Implement a least cost path in a graph

I am trying to produce a routing functionality in a web-GIS that, given a start and an end point, will retrieve the least cost path taking into account points along edges representing major costs, ...
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Building cartograms using Web GIS?

I would like to build a cartogram map using Web GIS. I have a basemap and a set of raw data in excel. I wondered what are the steps to build up a cartogram map using Web GIS? Note: Originally ...
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Editing PostGIS/GeoServer data via web?

I've got PostGIS installed and would like to create a web application to do some simple edits: Draw manually (over a Basemap) points, lines and polylines, using snapping points (points, end of ...
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What is Geonode ? What all can be achieved using it?

Ok i have searched the site and did not find enough information concerning regarding what is a Geonode so i really thought i may ask everyone who has used it to give their opinion. I am trying to set ...
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Alternatives to Ushahidi for Crowdsourcing?

We all know that Ushahidi offers a versatile solution for crowdsourcing information and its effective depiction in maps. I am interested to know if there is any application(free and open source) on ...
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How to get started on web GIS development with Java? [closed]

I am very new for GIS, I know java web development. I want to develop a GIS web application in Struts, can you suggest me how to start? My requirement are as - Any API/Tool should be open source. ...
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Case studies of Participatory Spatial Planning

I am wondering if you know any well implemented geoportals for Participatory Spatial Planning. I am looking for the one related to environmental protection or connected somehow with the topic (but of ...
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Geo-Tagged Tweets and Twitter API

When I do a timeline query using the Twitter API... http://api.twitter.com/1/statuses/user_timeline.xml?screen_name=MyTwitterName The geographic component of the reply looks like this: ...
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Display a local file in Google Maps

How can I get a KML/KMZ file to display on Google Maps without a public facing web server?