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

learn more… | top users | synonyms

5
votes
1answer
644 views

How to add GML files in geoserver 2.2.2?

How can I add GML files to a GeoServer 2.2.2 instance? How can edit them "on the fly" and save the results back to the server using OpenLayers? I would appreciate examples if possible. I'm adding a ...
1
vote
1answer
39 views

User Management in Geoserver

I stored several layers on Geoserver. In the near future, users should have access to certain layers, e.g. User_1 should only have access to Layer_1, Layer_2, Layer_3, User_2 should only have access ...
1
vote
1answer
21 views

Getting height data in XML of fixed points in The Netherlands

In Holland we use a tool offered by the government to get the height data based of NAP (Nieuw Amsterdams Peil), the tool works but it's kind of clunky and inefficient. ...
2
votes
0answers
24 views

Filter data from WFS request in Leaflet

In the past I have used OpenLayers in order to make WFS requests to geoserver and show features on a map. I have also used WFS rules in order to filter the data based on specific values. Now I am ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Add WFS layer(json) in leaflet using leaflet layer tree control

I'm using the layer tree control to manage the display of layers. When I add WMS services, it works fine. But when I add WFS , this is not loaded. I'm using the leaflet layer tree plugin code and ...
1
vote
1answer
79 views

OpenLayers 2, JSON vector through WFS

Consider this example, https://geoext.github.io/geoext2/examples/grid/feature-grid.html It uses protocol: new OpenLayers.Protocol.HTTP({ url: "../data/summits.json", ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

tinyows does not show vector layer

I'm using tinyows server configured with config.xml file. I'm adding vector layer to config file and for the first time it does not show newly added layer, but once i have restarted the tinyows server ...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

openlayers 3 render order of vector features

Recently I have created a simple web mapping application and added a feature layer successfully. This layer is located in postgreSQL database and loaded to the base map using ajax request through ...
2
votes
1answer
34 views

Getting Response “XML request isn't valid” when inserting a feature using wfs-t

I am using Tinyows to perform wfs transactions. Here is my snippet of tinyows configuration file. <layer retrievable="1" writable="1" ns_prefix="tows" ...
2
votes
0answers
112 views

No layers when configuring TinyOWS with MapServer

Am trying to expose a vector layer (loaded from shape file into PostGIS) as a WFS layer using TinyOWS. Following the instructions in the mapserver/tinyows documentation, here is the .map file I have ...
1
vote
2answers
769 views

OpenLayers and TinyOWS WFS won't load - 'InvalidParameterValue'

I've got a TinyOWS on localhost that works fine (both through browser GetFeature and QGIS). But my OpenLayers code fails. I've checked here: Display a WFS layer with OpenLayers and here : How to add a ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Ogc compliance test failed for wfs (Mapserver)

I'm testing WFS through ogc test and some of the test cases are getting failed and i'm not able to find any solution. Test cases failed a) wfs:wfs-1.1.0-Basic-GetCapabilities-tc7 Resuest : ...
1
vote
0answers
16 views
5
votes
1answer
3k views

Passing Filter Parameters to GeoServer WFS via URL?

I'm trying to use PHP's CURL function to fetch geoJSON information from a GeoServer instance. I'm doing this using url variables rather than trying to construct a full xml GetFeature request. ...
1
vote
2answers
27 views

WPS processing WFS 2.0 INSPIRE data

I am writing in the hopes that there is somebody here that might know/use a GIS server solution, that has WPS functionality which would allow me to use data from a WFS 2.0.0 GIS service, which serves ...
1
vote
0answers
51 views

Problem with Taverna?

I want to use Taverna to call an OGC WFS, and the file returned from WFS is GML, but what I want is SVG, so I have to convert GML to SVG by using Taverna. The Method I used ExecuteProcess_gml2svg, ...
5
votes
3answers
4k views

Making OGC WMS/WFS look like ArcGIS Server layer, including functionality?

Esri contacted me about this question. After a good talk the conclusion was that it is not wise to build a wrapper around WMS/WFS because of possible changes to the REST interface of ArcGIS Online ...
3
votes
1answer
51 views

How to make WFS request using LeafletJS

In the past I have used OL extensively in order to make WFS requests to Geoserver and add layer on a map. Now I am trying to learn LeafletJS and I want to do something similar. I have made a WMS ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

OpenLayers3 WFS custom schema

I'm having some trouble parsing the following WFS response into a feature: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <wfs:FeatureCollection numberOfFeatures="1355" ...
3
votes
1answer
286 views

Map Server 2013 GetFeature request failing without providing enough of a clue

This is a Map Server support question more then a GIS question... I am trying to buffer features using Map Server 2013 but receiving the following error: **An exception occurred in FDO component. ...
1
vote
1answer
134 views

WMS or WFS for selecting features and show attributes?

I am beginner in MapServer and Openlayers. I want to be able to select features and show their attributes by user click. I don't need to edit any feature. I know this is possible with WFS, but ...
2
votes
0answers
278 views

How to prevent an IllegalArgumentException with GeoTools WFS GetFeature request?

I want to retrieve the feature Collection from a WFS server with the java library GeoTools. I tried this code, but unfortunately the program fails to execute. public class App { public static void ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

How to make Stored Queries for WFS 2.0.0 in Geoserver

I am a new user of Geoserver. I have created a WFS and also could connect it with the QGIS WFS 2.0.0 Client plugin available now. But as like the default WFS link in that plugin I am not able to make ...
0
votes
1answer
63 views

Invalid VERSION for Request. Only 1.1.0 (GetCapabilities) supported

QGIS 2.13.2-Lyon I`m new to QGIS and I'm struggling with getting data from a WFS connection: ...
2
votes
2answers
118 views

Can I use “Web Map Service Module” and “Web Feature Service Module” of Geoserver in my project?

I'm developing a GIS application with java Spring Framework and GeoTools library. I have some vector layer. I want to get this layers with wms and wfs protocols. I've downloaded geoserver code. It ...
2
votes
1answer
118 views

Integrating application security with GeoServer security?

I'm going to develop a map server with my own logic and entities. It will have a Postgres database, user management, specific layers with certain types, WFS, WMS, etc. I'm going to use springframework ...
9
votes
1answer
158 views

QGIS Server sending UPDATE… WHERE NULL to postgis in a WFS layer

I am running a Windows Server 2012 server. PostgreSQL 9.3.5, 64-bit POSTGIS 2.1.3 QGIS Server 2.6.1-2 QGIS Desktop 2.8.3 and 2.12 I am using a Microsoft Surface Pro 4 tablet using QGIS Desktop ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

How to re'display feature after using my 'filterFeature()' function?

The code below is a function that hides a certain region in the map. The problem is that I can't redisplay it. I've tried by removing this line: wfs2.features[i].style = {visibility:'hidden'}; but ...
5
votes
3answers
8k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
48 views

QGIS isn't bringing all the features from an WFS URL

I have a geoserver installed and some layers published in it. There is a specific layer that has 70 features. The problem comes out when I try to load this layer in QGIS 2.14, only 19 features are ...
0
votes
3answers
4k views

Geoserver Access-Control-Allow-Origin

I have web client on Apache and WFS service on Geoserver, both on same computer! Web client is (Apache) running on port 89, and Geoserver is running on 8181 port! I do following settings in Apache ...
1
vote
1answer
162 views

VSI File API support in ogr2ogr

It seems that support for streaming input is wishy-washy in ogr2ogr. For example, why can I do this: curl "http://data.usgin.org/arizona/wfs?service=WFS&version=1.1.0& ...
0
votes
1answer
135 views

SpatialFilterClass to WFS filter for ArcObjects?

I want to translate a MapServer Query URL to a WFS GetFeature query. Then I try to serialize a SpatialFilterClass to WFS filter. any idea ?
1
vote
1answer
47 views

Calculate the overlapping percentage two web feature service poygons

Is it possible to calculate the overlapping percentage of two polygons coming from web feature service? I overlayed two WFS layers in my openlayers map. The two layers have same data but collected at ...
2
votes
0answers
54 views

The layer is not a valid layer and can not be added to the map - QGIS WFS

I created workspace, store and layer in Geoserver. Data source is SQL Server 2012. When I connected Geoserver WFS to QGIS, it worked. But when I tried to save changes to layer, it crashed with error ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Getting specific features in WFS? [duplicate]

I have a WFS URL and it returns about 1504 features. I looked up in GeoServer WFS reference but did not find anything useful. Is it possible to get only some features based on property values?
2
votes
1answer
70 views

REST API for OGC standards

I can access WMS and WFS using SOAP and XML. Is there an option to access it using REST and JSON? I have gone through the specification and couldn't even find the word REST mentioned once.
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Moving a marker along a WFS road layer

I have WMS base layer and a WFS road layer published from PostGIS database using GeosServer and Openlayers. The two layers are displaying fine on the map. How can I move a marker along the road like ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

How to draw a point from WFS server?

I am using this script in openlayers 3: var geojsonFormat = new ol.format.GeoJSON(); var vectorSource = new ol.source.Vector({ format: new ol.format.GeoJSON(), loader: function(extent, ...
0
votes
0answers
147 views

Unable to add WFS layer from GeoServer

I created a webpage which adds map layers from GeoServer as well as running a query for a specific object in a table "urbanaddress". It then adds it as a wfs, then finally zooms to that object on the ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Google Earth and GeoServer as WFS-T overlay

I need to use Google Earth (Pro) as tool for editing MS SQL Server database content through GeoServer. Is there a way to connect GeoServer and Google Earth using WFS-T, or there is another way of ...
0
votes
0answers
151 views

WFS services for INSPIRE

I need to work on the WFS services of INSPIRE data. Actually I need to store the URL of them so that requests can be made to them.
0
votes
2answers
65 views

Getting around WFS Feature Count

Im trying to access a WFS where the feature count is limited at each extent (ie layer with 1000 feature with a limit of 100 for extent). Whether or not its to maintain performance or purely just being ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Web mapping using openlayers [duplicate]

I am using using opengeo suite 4.7 geoserver and openlayers for Web mapping. I have done WMS successfully. now I want to add wfs layer to my map. what types of steps should I have to follow for ...
2
votes
1answer
17 views

WFS Filter performed before or after reprojection?

I'm trying to perform a WFS filter with a polygon in EPSG:3031, (the native projection is EPSG:4326 I think). And I'm aware that WFS/GeoServer supports reprojection on the fly. But will the features ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

OpenLayers call ArcGIS WFS: no feature returned

I spent a long time looking for an example using OpenLayers to call ArcGIS WFS, however, almost none is found... currently the code I wrote is based on the example of GeoServer, however, no feature is ...
3
votes
3answers
394 views

How to make a local copy of a large WFS dataset?

We are writing a application in which a part of the job is to fetch a relatively large (>10000 features) and often updated dataset from a WFS server, store a local copy, and do geospatial analyses on ...
2
votes
0answers
211 views

Geoserver WFS Layer in OL3 tilted and mirrored

I am using Geoserver (2.4.2) to display a WFS-Layer in Ol3 (3.13.0). I successfully used this example from a fellow user to get things going. Here is my modified code. I am sorry for not providing a ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

QGIS Server - I can't update QGIS layers that don't have a geometry field via WFS

I am using some layers that are data only (no geometry field). These tables are related to other geometric layers, as you can see in the config below : When trying to publish in WFS these "no ...
2
votes
2answers
364 views

Add features to vector layer from WFS protocol read response

Im trying to add the features i get from a WFS query using the WFS protocol. But something doesnt work. I have looked at other post with people having similar problems, but their solution dont fit ...