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

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storing services in a database

I want to store the metadata related to various services(WFS) in a database according to ISO19119.What is the best way to do that.Like for metadata of geographical data we build tables as ISO 19115.
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How can i filter on ID's through WFS Post request?

I want to select a set of features from my GeoServer (its Running 2.0.0) and use a query using multiple ID's to get their values. For this i send XML in a post message to the Geoserver: ...
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Data Interoperability Search Envelope Not Working 10.2.2

I have a question regarding retrieving a WFS dataset via the Data Interoperability extension on 10.2.2. (Adding a Interoperability Connection -> Connection Properties [WFS] -> Parameters). I have ...
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ArcObjects - WFS:

Hy, has anybody an example concerning accessing data from a WFS server by using the DataInteropability in ArcObjects? I'm getting the right field definistion, but don't know how to read the data. ...
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Can use of GML Simple Features profile by Web Feature Service (WFS) be advertised?

The ArcGIS 10.1 documentation on Working with WFS services says: The GML Simple Features profile is recommended for use with ArcGIS and is the basis for WFS support in ArcGIS. Is there an easy ...
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WFS layer without features

I have a layer with many features and when I add it to a map as WMS layer it works. But if I add the layer as WFS it seems there are no features. The code I use to load WFS layer is: var ...
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Select features of layer which is not on top in OpenLayers

I have posted this question before on the general StackOverflow forum: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/16278569/select-features-of-layer-which-is-not-on-top In short my problem is that I have a ...
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Download zip from geoserver using javascript

How can i download zip file, made by geoserver WFS request, implemented in javascript? i'm using OpenLayers.Request.POST to send request.
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missing columns on wfs (geoserver/mongodb)

we are currently checking up on geoserver over mongodb on our dev-environment. we are having some difficulties: we have a collection, containing different document which answer to the same structure ...
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WFS, python and updating

I'm trying to develop a script, something that can be run every hour/day/week etc that will look at some shapefiles (initially downloaded from a WFS) compare them to the WFS and download and append ...
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Can someone share a WFS POST request which performs a reprojection?

This AutoDesk WFS request results in 1 feature with the geometry in EPSG:4326 projection: <wfs:GetFeature service="WFS" version="1.1.0" maxFeatures="1" xmlns:wfs="http://www.opengis.net/wfs"> ...
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copy WFS features to featureclass or shapefile using python

I'm trying to copy the features from a WFS to a geodatabase but cannot use the ESRI WFS tool because the WFS in question only works with the 'prefer HTTP Post, if available' selected in the ...
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OpenLayers ZoomToExtent doesn´t seem to work properly with WFS layer

My website has a list of routes and a map. When I click on each route it appears its associated information and the WFS layer is selected. As a base layer I have all the routes obtained with WMS. ...
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XML Parsing Error: error in WFS request with Openlayers

I have written a script using OpenLayers library to get some layers from Geoserver and display them on the map. I use both WMS and WFS layers. Everything worked fine in my localhost (MAMP) in windows ...
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use geoserver as source of vector layer in ol3

I am using postGis and geoserver and Openlayers3 (OL3), I connected postgis table to geoserver and published my layer. I am using following code to get the layer as vector layer: var vector = new ...
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What are MapFish Printing Capabilities for WMS and WFS?

we are evaluating whether MapFish Printing module fit our needs or not.. From a 2010 presentation http://2010.foss4g.org/presentations/3234.pdf, it says MapFish printing has following readers: Web ...
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Data Interoperability Conversion WFS Layer, Duplicate .XSI_NIL Field?

When I use the data interoperability extension to retrieve a WFS dataset I have duplicate fields added with ".xsi_nil" added to the end of the field. However, if I use the WFS to Feature Class tool I ...
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How to get GML layer CRS with OGR Python?

I have a GML layer obtained from a WFS that looks like this: <wfs:FeatureCollection xmlns:ms="http://mapserver.gis.umn.edu/mapserver" xmlns:wfs="http://www.opengis.net/wfs" ...
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Json not loading from Geoserver into Leaflet

I'm creating an web map application using Geoserver and Leaflet. I'm trying to load a few Json feature through an WFS service.The problem is that nothing is being displayed on the final map, the ...
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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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How to export vector features to grid using proxy and WFS protocol?

I am trying to export vector features (current view) as a grid, something like: http://workshops.opengeo.org/geoext/wfs/grid.html so far layer features are not being retrieved.. I got empty grid in ...
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What are the differences between WMS, WFS, WCS, WPS?

By looking at I do not really understand the differences between WMS, WFS, WCS, and WPS. Can somebody please explain the differences between them?
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CQL_FILTER that joins two feature types in WFS

I want to join two feature types in my WFS in a union. How can I achieve this using CQL? E.g. ...
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DWithin wfs filter is not working

i m new to geoserver...i want to buffer an area around a point..i m using DWithin wfs filter.but not getting any results...please tell me how to use DWithin...please tell the correct format of ...
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Java.lang.indexoutofbound exception in geoserver

hiii, i am a new user of geoserver. i want to buffer an area around a point. i tried using DWithin wfs Filter.what i am getting is <ows:ExceptionReport ...
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Can I use Google's Geocoding with OpenLayers provided the base map is Google Streets?

Not strictly a GIS question but I am hoping someone might have some experience in this area... Understanding the 10.1.1a clause in the Google Maps/Google Earth APIs Terms of Service: (a) No ...
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Geoserver WFS 2.0 CSV Output Multiple Features/typeNames

I'm setting up an export function so that users may download data from a Geoserver WFS 2.0 service in a variety of the supported formats. The service has multiple FeatureTypes which should be ...
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QGis - WFS and joins

I'm trying to figure out whether it's just me, or if I'm forgetting a setting. I have a shapefile which I make available for WFS-requests. Now I added a join (to a MySQL table). I tried playing ...
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Geoserver WFS 2.0 GetFeature query with wildcard for typeNames/featureTypes

Just looking through Geoserver docs trying to find a way to construct a WFS 2.0 query to get all features within a BBOX - regardless of feature type. The service I'm consuming will be changing over ...
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How to add logical operators in wfs openlayers

How i can add logical operators AND, OR both togehter in WFS openlayers. <script type="text/javascript"> var map; function init() { var bounds = new OpenLayers.Bounds( ...
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Update WFS Layer with QGIS - Commit errors

In QGis: Importing WFS Layer from Server, changing Attributes, trying to save. I get Commit errors: Could not commit changes to layer ah_neu:mylayer. The geoservers logfile says: 2015-01-21 ...
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How to make a wfs request to Geoserver with Openlayers 3

This is OpenLayers 2 code I'm upgrading to Openlayers 3. A set of filters (for example fromDate and toDate to for query) are created and inserted. How can i do this in OpenLayers 3? I have a set of ...
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A distinct list of values from an attribute in GeoServer

I can get a list of all values from GeoServer, but I need a distinct list. My query string looks like: ...
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Unable to create WFS successfully

I know there has been lots of WFS assistant and I did follow this one word by word, which I found was the best in the entire gis stack but still no clue why I am unbale to render a WFS on base map. ...
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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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WFS vector layer not rendering with OpenLayers

Can anyone help please? I'm having problems trying to load a Geoserver/WFS vector layer using OpenLayers. I can see GML data loading in Firebug and also I can see the layer name is in the layer ...
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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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Merging map services into one service

We are building up an application to collect map services from different owner. One of our big questions at the moment is how we can merge various map services from different institutions or ...
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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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Edit WFS-T layers ArcGIS Server in QGIS

I'm trying to edit layers from a service in ArcGIS Server through WFS-T in QGIS. But the AGS only allows writing in version 1.1 of WFS, while QGIS only connects to the WFS Server in version 1.0, ...
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How can I create a WFS from netCDF file(s)?

Currently I'm working on a project that uses OpenLayers and Geoserver to view data from a postGIS server (both on a map through a WMS, and as data through a WFS). Now, I'd like to be able to compare ...
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WFS Not Loading

I am having a strange problem while trying to display WFS on a map using Open Layers 3 and Geoserver. I am using a Tomcat 7 servlet, and the maps are located in a directory inside the WebApps folder. ...
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How to invoke a WFS service from command line?

I've the following WFS GetFeature request .... ...
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QGIS does not update data in Geoserver WFS-T

I am trying to edit a WFS from geoserver (using PostGIS data) within QGIS. This is the request as recorded by Fiddler <Transaction xmlns="http://www.opengis.net/wfs" ...
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Issues with QGIS WFS editing/PostGIS rendering

I want to be able to view and edit spatial data within a postgis database. I have tried using a WFS with Geoserver - but constantly get 'Empty Response' error and the Network log says the request ...
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Adjust Geoserver home page just to WMS service

I want adjust my first Geoserver home page(Before logging in) just to WMS service! Can anybody help me please?? Thanks.
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MapServer/WFS with filter doesn't return result

I'm using MapServer version 6.4.1 with PostGIS for my GIS app. When querying a property through 'REQUEST=GetFeature' MapServer returns all the expected data correctly, but if it's set a simple filter, ...
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OpenLayers wfs GetFeature large amount of data

I am using wms GetFeature request to geoserver from OpenLayers application. And highlight different color that return features on map. This is working fine for 990 records. But not returning for 1800 ...
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Create Popups With Multiple WFS Layers

I am having trouble displaying popups on points plotted on my Open Layers 3 map from two different WFS sources. Both are PostGIS tables coming from geoserver. var popup = new ol.Overlay.Popup(); ...
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How to select points as geomtry in QGIS when both multipolygons and points are stated within the wfs-server?

I'm trying to show data from the following server in QGIS: h ttp://geodata.nationaalgeoregister.nl/bag/wfs? I made a filter on the data I would like to appear in my map. This is how I stated the ...