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

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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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" ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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& ...
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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 ?
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Interpolation from WFS point layer

In QGIS, I added a WFS-Layer from my geoserver, containing few point data with a numeric attribute (Z-values). This works fine, and all the points display on the map. Now I just assumed, I would be ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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.
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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geoserver xml header for cors xmlhttprequest

I'm running geoserver-2.5.2. From an external server i would like to call it as a wfs source with ol3. For this I would like to allow this external server to access the data. It seams I need a header ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Openlayers stylemap label not working wfs

I have created a style map like following: var scadaPointStyle = new OpenLayers.StyleMap({ "default": new OpenLayers.Style("null", { "rules": [ new ...
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QgsMapLayerRegistry().removeMapLayers(wfs_layer) causes crash

I have a WFS layer, served by Geoserver, loaded in QGIS using the standard 'Add WFS layer' dialog. When I try to remove it using: QgsMapLayerRegistry().instance().removeMapLayer(wfs_layer.id()) I ...
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Find most recent update in WMS or WFS

We want to periodically poll various WMS or WFS services and do something if the source data has changed. Is there any way to do any of the following: find the date of the most recent update to a ...
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WFS to Vector Tiles

Is there, by some miracle, an existing piece of software which is able to convert a (3rd party, GeoServer) WFS feed into vector tiles? In a utopian world, this would happen on the fly, but a ...
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OpenLayers Combines Rules and StyleMap/SelectFeature?

I'm using GeoServer, OpenLayers and WFS features. For one layer, I managed to set either rules to display according to a field or SelectFeature with a styleMap to highlight features when the mouse is ...
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Cannot load openlayers wfs layer into Internet explorer

I am having problems loading wfs layers into IE using openlayers. My code is below. It works fine using Chrome or Firefox but fails in IE. I had a similar problem with WMS but managed to track down ...
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Creating buffer around WFS features to ease their selection in OpenLayers 2?

I'm using a WFS SelectFeature from OpenLayers 2 to show a Popup containing the features' attributes from line layers and point layers (from GeoServer). This works fine, but I would like to create a ...
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Does ArcGIS API support Geoserver's WMS and WFS services?

I want to know whether ArcGIS API for Java Script support Geoserver's WMS and WFS standards. I have published my data on Geoserver and i want to query my data by WFS in ArcGIS API to develope my ...
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How to calculate the bounding box of a GML/XML file from a WFS getFeature request?

I would like to know if it is possible to get the bounding box from a geometry returned by a WFS service. An example of WFS feature request: ...
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Select features empty OpenLayers 3?

I created in OL3 selector elements new.ol.interacion.Select () on a WFS layer, and when I try to take these features returns an empty array. My intention is to create a json with the selection check ...
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How to HTTP GET a full dataset from ArcGIS WFS server?

I would like to download this data set in a common format such as Shapefiles, GML, GeoJSON or another format which contains all information. An ArcGIS server is used to provide the data. I found the ...
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What causes these geometry differences between original PostGIS data and Geoserver WFS?

Why does GeoServer (v2.5.1) WFS layer (see red line/layer below) not overlay features of source PostGIS table or related WMS layer in QGIS (tested in v2.6 and 2.12)? All layers are defined in the ...
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Error fetching feature types when adding WFS to ArcMap using Interoperability Extension

I'm trying to add a WFS layer to ArcMap using the Interoperability Extension. I get the following error when clicking the '...' next to the 'Feature Types' option. I'm unable to add the data ...