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

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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 ...
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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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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 ...