Web Feature Service (WFS) specification. This is an open specification for serving geographic features over the Web.

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How can one read the response of a GetFeature request with Openlayers?

I am using Openlayers to send a GetFeature request to Geoserver. With the help of Firebug I can see that the response contains some of the attribute data I need. I am interested in showing some ...
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OpenLayers load WFS vector layer: how to check whether all features are returned from server?

My app takes several seconds to return all features of a WFS layer from server, I am wondering whether there is a way to check whether all features are returned in coding, so that we can add a ...
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Leaflet GeoJSON features not showing up in map

New to GeoServer and Leaflet...loving it so far, but I am weak in JavaScript. I have just built a simple web page that should load points from a GeoServer WFS service using GeoJson. However, even ...
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What's the correct link for adding GeoServer WFS to ArcMap?

What is the correct URL to enter in ArcCatalog WFS Parameters when adding a WFS layer from GeoServer into ArcMap? Here's a link to our Get Capabilities document: ...
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Openlayers getFeature from WFS with Specific ID

I'm working with OpenLayers and have the NHDPlus Catchments for the North Atlantic. I have built a web mapping application in Javascript for viewing and delineating basins from these catchments, ...
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How to get column names of layer (WMS) using OpenLayers?

Is it somehow possible to get layer's column name using OpenLayers? any example and documentation would be really useful? Edit: I have already tried WMS_describeLayer topp:states layer: <?xml ...
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How to provide a WFS in multiple projections

I would like to set-up an editable web feature service (WFS-T) for serving my geospatial data. The data tables are in a PostGIS database on the same server. For security reasons my server admin ...
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Leaflet and Geoserver WFS

I have problem with Leaflet...i tried to connect Leaflet with Geoserver WFS, but in console i have error: SyntaxError: missing ; before statement ...
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How to compose WFS GetFeature link from WMS capabilities definition?

This publication of geoinformation provides download links for GetCapabilities documents via WMS. The platform also runs a WFS service as can been seen here. I wonder if it is possbile to compose a ...
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Problems with OpenLayers and WFS - proxy.cgi issues

I am having problems getting WFS data to display on a map using OpenLayers/GeoExt/GeoServer. I created a proxy script like on this page: ...
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How to derive GetFeature URL from capabilities document?

Given this capabilities definition how can I compose a GetFeature request that downloads the actual geodata? I came up with the following URL refering to WFS 2.0.0: ...
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“Failed to get property: gid” error in geoserver sql view

I have a postgis data with 777 features. In geoserver, i created a sql view with another table. In the wms request i can see all features, in qgis also i can see all features. but in wfs output as csv ...
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The International Date Line wrap around

Using OpenLayers, I added a WFS layer (on GeoServer) with a filter that returns all features (black) that intersect my polygon (yellow) placed over some Latin American countries within certain dates. ...
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Geoserver WFS gives error but return features

I've noticed that after couple of requests geoserver becomes very slow. This is how I do the WFS request : filter_buildings = new OpenLayers.Filter.FeatureId({ fids: featuresArr }); pins = new ...
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Save WFS layers multiple records with geoext editor grid

How can I save multiple records after modification with geoext editor grid? The saving is working fine if I modify only one of the records, but it fails when I try to save multiple modifications. I ...
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get data from WFS and present in using d3js - correct projection

I'm trying to get data for map of Poland. I found WFS service that provides GML files. It is located under: http://sdi.geoportal.gov.pl/wfs_prg/wfservice.aspx?request=getCapabilities&service=wfs ...
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Why are these WMS/WFS layers not appearing in QGIS?

WFS and WMS layers are not appearing when connecting to servers. I am using QGIS 2.0 and am attempting to connect to: http://www.arcgis.com/home/item.html?id=a0ae91856e3c450996d42d53474a1cad The ...
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Draw point on google map

i try to add google map on my own wms and wfs layer. everything works but when i create point, i intersect point geometry and my geojson data. So without googlemap it was run. But when add google map, ...
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WFS, ArcGIS Server 10.2 and WFS maxFeatures?

I'm experiencing intermittent 'out of server memory' errors on our public ArcGIS Server 10.2 server. From what I can glean from the OGC documentation the server side maxfeatures parameter was only ...
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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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Is there an exhaustive, searchable catalog of all GIS web services (e.g. OGC WMS/WFS, REST, SOAP)?

Many of us have struggled to get a list of GIS services that are available on the internet. Specifically map services that expose OGC based interfaces like WMS, WFS or Web Service interfaces like ...
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Should I use WFS, WMS or SOS considering performance and security?

My task is to develop a web application which will visualize the temporal data on map and produce a kind of data flow (or animation) from the images/data which have been received from server. For ...
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Openlayers map save feature SRID error into PostGis

OpenLayers.ProxyHost = "proxy.ashx?url="; //set up the modification tools var DeleteFeature = OpenLayers.Class(OpenLayers.Control, { initialize: function(layer, options) { ...
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openlayers set wfs layer

error Could not determine geoserver request from http request org.geoserver.platform.AdvancedDispatchFilter$AdvancedDispatchHttpRequest@74f148 wfs layer initalize ...
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Why do the components loaded by using WMS and WFS from GeoServer not the same?

I have tried to load shape files into GeoServer, but by loading into QGIS, the WMS and WFS versions are not the same. The WMS version seems like correct. They are both loaded by using WGS84. Do you ...
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What are the differences between WMS, WFS, WCS, WPS?

By looking at I do not really understand the difference of WMS, WFS, WCS, WPS. May you please explain the differences between them?
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Is WFS 2.0 fully backwards compatible with prior versions?

My team has inherited some code that claims to have been written against WFS 2.0 but we need to work with servers that support earlier versions. Does anyone know whether WFS 2.0 is backward ...
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MapServer: Default spatial filter

I have MapServer setup to display data (both WMS and WFS), however I'm having a problem adding a default filter. There's is an area on the map that users should not be able to retrieve features from. ...
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CQL Filter contradiction between WFS getFeature request and WMS mergeNewParams

I am developing a web map application by using Geoserver 2.4.0. In my application, I have developed a module like Arcgis Query builder as shown below screenshot. In that, while I am using CQL ...
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WFS describeFeatureType results with curl/PHP

sending the following request in the browser works OK for me: http://localhost:8080/geoserver/wfs?request=DescribeFeatureType&typeName=topp:states but I'd need its output in a PHP-variable to ...
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Splitting polygons in OpenLayers is not working

I have some WFS layers in OpenLayers, containing Polygons. I try to make a tool to split these polygnos and save them to db. //The layer which I want spliting work on var contract_layer = ...
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C# Abstraction for Web Feature Service (WFS) Call

I'm currently working on a WFS client-side implementation in C# for a thick client application (Windows desktop application). The goal is to be able to choose some "layer" combinations to be shown ...
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Geoserver WFS get feature doesn't work - “SyntaxError: missing ; before statement”

I'm trying to use geoserver WFS json for creating vector layer (instead of using WMS) because this is a layer I redraw every 20 seconds. This is the code I use : function getJSON() { var ...
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WFS Layer Not displaying in Openlayers

I've been pulling my hair out for a week trying to figure this problem out. perhaps you can help. I'm trying to display a shapefile in the browser. It works great if I use WMS, but recently I've ...
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Openlayers Select Feature: avoiding the on/off aspect of selecting a feature: want to be able to click, then click again

Map here: http://tinyurl.com/potjxlu I can click an orange icon, popup appears, hit the X button to exit out of the popup.That is OK. But if I want to bring that popup again for the same point, I ...
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Geoserver returning Translator Error when I use PropertyIsLike

I'm converting a WFS app from MapServer to GeoServer (2.1.4) and have hit a snag around PropertyIsLike. Whenever I include it in a getFeature's filter I get back a ServiceException as seen below. ...
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Is there a Python Lib for requesting WMS/WFS and saving as image/PDF?

i am wondering whether there's Python open-source GIS lib which has APIs to support call WMS/WFS from another GIS server (e.g., GeoServer) and then save the response data(WMS Basemap and WFS layer) as ...
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WFS Filtered : The filters that worked for me in 1.8 - gives no results in 2.0

Using Quantum GIS 1.8.0 and 2.0.1 desktop on windows XP 32bit Server: http://vmgeoserver.vd.dk/geoserver/VD/ows?version=1.1.0 Setting filter for VD:vma_admdata: "BESTYRER" = '230' AND ...
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Openlayers WFS events: click or hover functionality not registering [closed]

I've successfully gotten this to work before so I am confused as to why it's not working this time. Everything seems to be in place: no mapfile errors, no js errors in the console. Here's a gist of ...
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How to configure Proxy.cgi file for Geoserver On Tomcat?

I have a web map application in my local machine(windows xp and dont have IIS) and I have postgis data in Geoserver on Tomcat (Ubuntu). To get the WMSgetfeatureInfo, I have configured the proxy.cgi ...
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Is it possible to connect to FEMA's WMS and WFS using QGIS?

I have just found out about the wonderful world of WMS and WFS. I have added the FEMA versions of both to QGIS. WMS and WFS. The WMS seems to connect and adds something to QGIS, yet it is not visible. ...
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How can I use WFS from Geoserver with OpenLayers 3?

I have tried with different setups and formats, but no success. With firebug, I can see that the json data is loaded, but nothing shows up on the map. Have anyone experience with geoserver and wfs ...
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Geoserver: WFS/WMS query by month on Date datatype

I have a GeoServer running, using a Postgis database as storage for a workspace with a few different layers. These layers are accessible through WMS or WFS. One of the variables in this database is ...
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Advantages of WFS over GeoJSON/KML?

I'm planning to create an online map with openlayers (2 or 3) or leaflet. I have to show some points/markers (~30.000), polygons (~500) and lines on top of an OSM map in several layers. Those points ...
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GeoTools WFS Feature retrieval

I am trying to use geotools to retrieve the list of features served by a WFS. I am following the tutorial provided at http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/library/data/wfs.html. The code that I ...
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WFS Feature Caching in QGIS

I am using QGIS 2 and using a WFS with a 5,000 feature limit. When I load a dataset without caching the features and it hits the 5,000 feature limit QGIS seems to give up on reloading data. When I ...
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Openlayers WFS and Mapfile: Possible to specify multiple online resources and generic URL/variables in OpenLayers file?

I have a working mapfile with an associated working OpenLayers file. The mapfile has a wfs_onlineresource like so: "http://one_of_my_servers:8190/cgi-bin/mapserv.exe?" Then in the OpenLayers ...
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Can't solve “OperationNotSupported” error on WFS GetFeature request

I'm working on a web map viewer using OpenLayers, ExtJS, GeoExt and GXP. I've added a LayerTree (gxp_layertree) that shows layers from various WMS servers from different GeoServer versions. I've also ...
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Error Save Layer on WFS Geoserver

I just want to create editable layer with control editor on openlayers like on http://hazardmapping.com/basic_wfst.php I following step by step from ...
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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 ...