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How to add a simple WFS layer from GeoServer to OpenLayers map?

I'm trying to add one of the included datasets with GeoServer to an OpenLayers map. I've followed the OpenGeo tutorials, seen similar thread on here, but I can't seem to crack it. Can somebody take a ...
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How to preserve topology while editing polygons in OpenLayers?

I’m facing this issue: I have a chloropleth map based on a set of polygons with some data. Using WFS-T (postgis, geoserver, openlayers) I am able to edit the geometry of the polygons. This works fine. ...
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How many WFS-T clients exist?

I would like to know which applications or libraries (proprietary or open source) offer transactional Web Feature Service (WFS-T) client functionality. Those include: Desktop or online applications ...
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How to get JSON from Geoserver using AJAX request

I am building a web mapping application using Leaflet and a sort of customized WFS-T API to place and retrieve features from PostGIS. I have the script for putting features in PostGIS tables down ...
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Geoserver basic authentification problem

I have Geoserver 2.1.3 set up for WFS transaction. I am using basic authentification and I have set up the following: A role(ROLE_RMP_WFS) A user(user_rmp) which belongs to the role above Data ...
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Releasing GeoServer WFS-T Feature Lock

For some reason I'm having trouble finding any documentation about releasing feature locks in a GeoServer WFS (or any WFS for that matter). I can easily request a FeatureLock with a request like this ...
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How to serve both WFS and WFS-T from one server?

In GeoServer, how can I serve two types of WFS from one server? Setting the type of the service is done once in global settings. Is it possible to have WFS from workspace A and WFS-T from workspace B? ...
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I want to edit corresponding postgresql data of a vector from openlayers- how to do it?

I want to edit the corresponding text/numeric data type columns of a vector through openlayres, when a user click/mouse over a vector. like, http://dev4.mapgears.com/bdga/bdgaWFS-T.html# any ...
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How do I set attributes when creating vectors using OpenLayers and WFS-T?

I have published a WFS-T layer (using geoserver) and am able to add, edit and delete features using OpenLayers and it's Vector layer. But, I don't know how can I populate additional attributes using ...
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WFS-T Edit using OpenLayers, Geoserver, PostgreSQL (“error performing insert”)

I tried following the tutorials: http://www.gistutor.com/openlayers/22-advanced-openlayers-tutorials/47-openlayers-wfs-t-using-a-geoserver-hosted-postgis-layer.html and: ...
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Openlayers and Geoserver fail to reproject while editing Vector with WFS-T

I can't get the Openlayers and Geoserver work with WFS-T editing a vector layer. I have a layer of points where the Native SRS is EPSG:32639. After trying a lot of combinations, I ended up with two ...
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WFS-T: changes not saved on an OpenLayers map

I have written a script allowing to display a few WMS and WFS layers and I want to make my 2 WFS layers editable. I have all my controls and can draw / modify / drag / delete my features but, on one ...
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Updating a layer's bounding box in GeoServer after WFS-T insert

I'm creating a data store in GeoServer from an OpenLayers DrawFeature control, using WFS-T to save the geometry into GeoServer. This works great, except the data store's bounding box doesn't get set ...
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Cant see WFS-T layer with OpenLayers and GeoServer (Windows)

I am trying to implement a simple test of a OpenLayers + WFS-T + GeoServer -setup. I have followed the instructions by populating PostGIS and configuring GeoServer, and can see the WFS-T layer data in ...
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Is there a WFS and WFS-T Java library that plays nicely with Android?

I have a GeoServer database and various programs that query it and so forth using GeoTools. Now I'm making a map app for Android, but not only is GeoTools quite large with all it's dependencies (15 mb ...
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adding polygon to database in openlayers

I want to add a polygon to the database. I used the following code. The problem is that I am to able to save in database. Whatever polygon I draw on map it gets save temporary and as soon as I reload ...
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Design question: what's the role of WFS-T in this kind of webapp?

I have more experience in "traditional" (Java EE) webapp development, and I am trying to figure out a decent design for a mapping web application. My application has a map, and users can see and edit ...
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Generate WFS-T requests

I want to create WFS-T update/insert/delete requests in my java application. As a result I want to save the requests in XML encoding, as specified by the OGC standard. Does someone know a library ...
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Problems saving moved points via OpenLayers

I am trying to implement what is described by @underdark in this post but have hit a snag. I have a point layer stored in PostGIS and served via GeoServer to a webpage using Openlayers. The data ...
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How to edit Attributes on WFS Layer through Popup?

I am working on a project for university. So far I have displayed WfsLayers which can be select from a panel, also I can click on my points whereupon a Popup will show up with some information which ...
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Java client for WFS-T?

I have a geoserver with a postgis database on one server and an Java application on a different server. Now I need to connect these two servers so that the Java application can manage (create, alter ...
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How to auto-update WFST store with GeoExt/Openlayers?

I built an WFS-T with a grid panel (Ext.grid.EditorGridPanel) to edit features' attributes. Now, I want the feature store (GeoExt.data.FeatureStore) to reload/update automatically so that other users ...
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adding non spatial attributes using geoserver

I am using Openlayers + geoext to perform transaction operations in postgis database using geoserver . i can insert spatial data into postgis but cannot insert other data like road name, road type in ...
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Problem saving added point to GeoServer WFS-T via OpenLayers?

I want to add a point and then with WFS-T, save this to db. I work with Openlayers and GeoServer. saveStrategy = new OpenLayers.Strategy.Save(); wfs = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector( "WFS Vectore", { ...
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How to get public access to edit a layer in geoserver [closed]

I want to develop a GIS system with OpenLayers and GeoServer which is installed with OpenGeo Suite 4.1 and I need to edit a layer with no GeoServer authentication. This means that guest members should ...
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Is it possible to load large non georeferenced pictures in Geoserver?

I use Openlayers as a viewer of very large pictures, they are tiled and the navigation is exactly what I need. I also can add a vector layer and draw on it. But when it comes to save those drawings, ...
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How to implement access control for WFS-T updates?

I'm implementing a system which has structure like in my question: Design question: what's the role of WFS-T in this kind of webapp? There's spatial data which is updated through WFS-T and ...
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Adding feature to GeoServer vector layer using WFS-T in absence of fid index?

I want to add a feature to GeoServer vector layer with WFS-T. When I use saveStrategy.save(), an error returned that said: java.io.IOException: current fid index is null, next must be called ...
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How can I use WFS-T in openlayers?

How can I use WFS-T in openlayers? My server is geoserver and I want to edit a feature.
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Problem with WFS-T save strategy in Openlayers

In my web map application, I have added the editable wfs vector layer for feature editing. But in save strategy method, Insert and Update Geometry is working fine.But Update Attributes is not saved in ...
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Getting Layer in WMS and Editing in WFS-T on OpenLayers [closed]

I have huge datasets on PostGIS. For example building table includes more than 100k features in POLYGON geometry. When i want to get all data in QGIS(2.1) or other GIS softwares by using direct DB ...
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Android Apps to edit WFS-T

Are there any mobile Android Apps where you can edit the Features served via a WFS-T?
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Transactions in Geoserver / WFS - Is it possible to know which “action” failed?

I'm trying to implement transactions for some queries to Geoserver. I'm using plain HTTP Post to make the requests, from Java. One of those queries looks something like : <wfs:Transaction ...
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OpenLayers - possible to display detailed GIS data?

I have an OpenLayers app to plot point features, but need to read in a very detailed multipolygon vector layer to plot an accurate location. I'm currently loading the polygon layer via TinyOWS. I've ...
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How to edit using a WFS service, without showing it on the map in OpenLayers?

I have a service with about thousand points. I wish to enable the user to edit the attributes of the features. Since there are so many points, I don't want to display them as a vector layer (using ...
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Editing layers in geoserver with web application

I wanted to edit layers in geoserver where they are store in PostGIS database. I have refereed ...
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overlay wfs google in openlayers

map = new OpenLayers.Map('map', options); // BASELAYER var google_maps = new OpenLayers.Layer.Google( "Google Maps", { numZoomLevels: 20 } ); var ...
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Openlayers map projection not working while saving the features into PostGis

In my web map application, I have added the wfs vector layer for feature editing. There is no issue When I save the feature in postgis after editing. But when I refresh the wfs layer, its showing the ...
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Problems editing geometry in JS script using a find task in a web application

I've generated a javascript code to my app based on the sample "Show find task results in a DataGrid" of ArcGIS API for JavaScript and I am using editable layers (WFS-T) and it works, but when after ...
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Can I prevent OpenLayers from losing my WFS-T feature edits?

Using openlayers (2.12) and drawing some vector features against a WFS-T interface (offered by geoserver). Problem is, when I draw some geometries and pan a little bit too much, openlayers sends ...
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error performing wfs-t insert in postgres 9.1.4

I am getting error performing insert exception while performing wfs-t insert operation when i use postgres 9.1.4 and postgis 2.0. but i get successful insert when using postgres 9.0.1 and postgis ...
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Is schema definition compulsory for WFS-T

Most tutorials on WFS transaction uses a schema and geom attributes in WFS request like this var wfs_layer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Editable Features", { strategies: [new ...
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WFS-T Namespace

I've faced with this problem: The WFS POST request that OpenLayers performs does not contains following namespaces: xmlns:wfs="hxxp://www.opengis.net/wfs" xmlns:ogc="hxxp://www.opengis.net/ogc" ...
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GeoServer setup for intercepting WFS-T requests and handle them via PHP

I'm developing a web app which uses GeoServer side by side with a PHP framework. My goal is to be able to intercept WFS-T requests to update some records whenever a WFS transaction is executed ...
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Problem Inserting feature with Geotools WFS

With this tutorial http://docs.codehaus.org/display/GEOTOOLS/Data+Writing When I try to insert a feature try { DataStore geoToolsClient = getGeoToolsClient(); Transaction transaction = new ...
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Openlayers filter strategy on wfs deactivate problem

I have a filter control which works nicely. However, when I try to reset/remove the filter, I don't get the original features back. The debugger shows my features array as still only being the reduced ...
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Openlayers wfs no fid being passed from tinyows

I have a webapp - OpenLayers<->tinyows<->postgis. With 1 layer I have a problem. On localhost all works well - here is a snip of the xml I get back: <gml:featureMember> <tows:trad ...
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removing message after wfs-t transaction

Hi is there a way to remove the alert (message) after adding new object to database with WFS-T. I am using code from demo example from Geoserver. The code is shown below var drawPoint = new ...
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Openlayers vector layer with WFS protocol not refreshed properly after Insert,Update and Delete operations

In my web map application, I have added the wfs vector layer for feature editing. Everything is working fine except the refresh function of wfs vector layer. Refresh function with force ture option ...
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Is WFS:native mandatory to get OGC compliance?

I am a newbie to this domain. I am using WFS 1.1.0 and found out that is has a wfs: native operation. I wanted to know whether I can get OGC compliance without implementing WFS: native or is it ...