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

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How to use Leaflet to efficiently show parts of a massive dataset?

I keep seeing non-GIS web developers running into this problem, and I'm not sure what the solution is. There is some dataset of thousands of items. We want to show a map to the user, with the ...
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How to use filter encoding in a WFS query on MapServer?

I need to query this WFS public service http://wms.pcn.minambiente.it/ogc?map=/ms_ogc/wfs/Numeri_Civici_2012.map&service=wfs&request=getCapabilities The layer I need to query is this one ...
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Creating a editable Map with OpenLayers?

My girlfriend is trying to create a webmap using OpenLayers that is similar to this one, which was done in ArcGIS Server. I thought I'd be able to help her as I have GIS and some coding experience but ...
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Openlayers cluster stragegy total count

How can I get total feature count of vector layer: var mylayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector(null, { "protocol": myWFSProtocol, "styleMap": style, "strategies": [ ...
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Using both AND/OR for WFS server get feature request

I am trying to use both AND/OR in a get feature request. I am requesting counties for the San Francisco metropolitan area. However, Santa Cruz comes up twice because there is more than one Santa Cruz ...
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What are my options to run a WFS with Geoserver and IIS?

I want to set up a WFS using Geoserver within Jetty servlet container. The server is running Windows Server 2008 R2 and is using IIS primarily. Not opening another port is preferable. Apparently one ...
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Download WFS as Shapefile using ArcGIS Server

I've been looking everywhere for a way to output a shapefile in ArcServer. A sample ArcServer WFS getCapabilities says all the output is either in GML, KML, or JSON. This is is very easy using ...
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How to check WFS error

I'm adding a layer to an OpenLayers Map which includes data from GeoServer retrieved using WFS. The layer is created like following: var saveStrategy = new OpenLayers.Strategy.Save(); var wfs = new ...
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Display a WFS service with OpenLayers 3. Define an add custom projection

I am new in OpenLayers 3. I am working with GeoServer 2.6.2 and I would like to create a web mapping with OpenLayers 3. I am working with a custom projection from El Salvador (Central America). It is ...
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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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QGIS Server, WFS define QGIS Edit Widgets in the server?

I am usign QGIS Server as WFS server. I have edited some widgets in the QGIS client application so that when I need to edit features and the feature form appears, some fields are comboboxes, some are ...
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'Read Only' Exception - WFS

I am getting the below exception while editing and saving data in spatial table. Response <ows:ExceptionReport version="1.0.0" xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.opengis.net/ows ...
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namespace is 'null' on geoserver GML Layer Preview

I have four workspaces on my geoserver. When I select a 'layer preview'->gml, on three of them I get namespace set to null, like this: .... <null:myfeature gml:id="myfeature.1"> ...
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Getting WFS when click on parcel

When i open some page, i want to show only WMS layers. When clicking on some parcel, as response, it should call WFS, and show information of that parcel, and only that one. How can i manage that with ...
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Request JSONP from Geoserver using AJAX request in Openlayers 3

I am creating a web application using OpenLayers 3 and I am looking to import my vector layers into this. I currently have my data in Geoserver and I am trying to use the following code, but when I ...
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Dynamically rendering polygon, point, and line features

I have a Feature Collection consisting of features having id, color_code, etc as attributes. I have to render this feature with the color in the color_code attribute. Is this possible and please ...
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How to get a field value from wfs Layer GWT OpenLayers!

i want to zoom on a polygone wich contain the value "3" in the table attribute with GWT OpenLayers i found that i can have all the field value with String value= ...
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Connecting to WFS - no feature types available in parameters

I've installed the interoperability connection folder on arcgis 10.2 and I'm going through the steps to view a WFS. I've got to the WFS Parameters and I'm trying to select the Feature Types from the ...
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A way to generate random/fake sensor data

First, what I'm trying to achieve is to implement a gis-based platform in the context of a smartcity. So basically I'll need many layers, some are static like gaz,water circuits, hospitals ...., some ...
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GeoServer: Get styles from PostgreSQL/PostGIS table

We're running GeoServer with all layers coming from a PostGIS data source. Most people work directly on the PostGIS database, but we have one person sitting 10.000km away, and for him, connecting to ...
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MapInfo - how to *publish* a WFS service?

I seem to have my Pitney & Bowes technologies in a scramble. We installed the demo version of MapInfo hoping to build a map and publish it as a WFS service. We built the map but found no publish ...
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Implement a customize parser on GeoServer

I'm trying to implement a capability on GeoServer that can parse my customize http XML request on WFS-t. Be more specific, the question is, what should I do for WfsXmlReader.java? (I don't understand ...
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Strange behavior with WFS/WMS requests in OpenLayers

I have build a web application in which I use Open Layers to display data on a map. I use geoserver to serve my data. Till a specific zoom level I display a raster WMS (road network) and after this ...
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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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How to convert Dekstop QGIS project as QGIS Web Client using python?

Assuming there are many Desktop project files .qgs.Is there a way using python to enable File>Project Properties>OWS Server>WMS/WFS/WCS in a batch mode ?
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WFS Data Interoperability in ArcMap

Comparing the same output data in FME (Data Inspector) and ArcCatalog, with the same WFS Parameters Properties set up on both connections, same applic. schema, I am getting different values for some ...
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How to change the style of a vector layer on a button click

Is there a way to change the style (e.g. color) of a vector layer on button click? I have defined a vector layer like this: new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("WFS", { style: myStyle, ...
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How to handle many-layer queries using GeoExt/Geoserver/OpenLayers

Am developing an application using GeoExt/OpenLayers and Geoeserver and am using more that ten(10) layers.I wanted to add a querying functionality on my application.I have done for one layer and is ...
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How To Preserve Symbology of A Published WFS 10.3?

I published a layer as a WFS on 10.3 server, but when I bring the service into ArcMap via the Data Interoperabiloty Extension, the symbology is lost and the set scale range when to display the data is ...
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WFS response Format

I want to develop a WFS Server. When a client request read a layer, What the response of format should be? Note: The language of this project is java servlet.
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Openlayers 3, geosearch type function

I'm still new to Openlayers 3 and I am wondering if it has a control that enables a text search for WFS? Something similar to leaflet's "geosearch" control. If not, does anyone have a good example ...
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ArcGIS JavaScript API JSONP request

I am trying to add featues to esri.layers.FeatureLayer from response of JSONP request with esri.request. Interestingly I have right response and all features are perfectly shown on the map,BUT I get ...
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Querying data from WFS through Protocol

I am trying to retrieve data from WFS from Geoserver.I have managed to retrieve the data and display it on grid and map after typing in a value in a form textfield. Here is grid code var ...
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Adding WFS info popups on three WFS layers in Openlayers

Am doing a project using OpenLayers + Geoserver and am having four WFS layers that am using to display grids for each(schools,towns,hospitals).I wanted to know whether its possible to display ...
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How to publish a GML file as a Web Feature Service (WFS)?

I am interested in publishing a GML file as a WFS. I don't want to use a database like PostgreSQL. What would be the rough steps I need to do for that? I like to use open source software (geoserver). ...
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OpenLayers 3 serverVector making multiple GET requests

I am loading a vector layer by modifying the example in http://acanimal.github.io/thebookofopenlayers3/chapter03_07_query_wfs.html. I am using a cql_filter to determine what features are returned by ...
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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 ...