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

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Openlayers WFS and Mapfile: Possible to specify multiple online resources and generic URL/variables in OpenLayers file?

I have a working mapfile with an associated working OpenLayers file. The mapfile has a wfs_onlineresource like so: "http://one_of_my_servers:8190/cgi-bin/mapserv.exe?" Then in the OpenLayers ...
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Can't solve “OperationNotSupported” error on WFS GetFeature request

I'm working on a web map viewer using OpenLayers, ExtJS, GeoExt and GXP. I've added a LayerTree (gxp_layertree) that shows layers from various WMS servers from different GeoServer versions. I've also ...
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Openlayers vector layer with WFS protocol not refreshed properly after Insert,Update and Delete operations

In my web map application, I have added the wfs vector layer for feature editing. Everything is working fine except the refresh function of wfs vector layer. Refresh function with force ture option ...
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GeoServer , select feature , highlight it , and export it to PNG

Like any GIS Web application , You need to provide a facility to print a report with a part of map , and specially the position of a given ParcelID on the map with different zooms .. I have GeoServer ...
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Openlayers map projection not working while saving the features into PostGis

In my web map application, I have added the wfs vector layer for feature editing. There is no issue When I save the feature in postgis after editing. But when I refresh the wfs layer, its showing the ...
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WFS connect SSL handshake fails

I'm running geoserver on my own server at home. Everything works great usually but when I try to connect to WFS from QGIS over https I get a warning saying SSL Handshake Failed. This is probably ...
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OpenLayers and WFS: Using a mapfile correctly with featureType and featureNS

For starters, I went off the example at http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/wfs-reprojection.js and got that working just fine with the states vector layer showing up. Now I'm trying to use my own ...
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Activating and deactivating of button control not working properly

I have got two buttons, one for editing purposes and one just to see all the information related to the polygon I selected. Also I added these two buttons on my panel using OpenLayers control. I am ...
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Adding control to wfs layer disable panning and zooming on double click

I can zoom and pan wfs layer when I don't have added control but I can't pan the map or zoom the layer with double click when I add a control to map: code for control is : var select = new ...
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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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Anything similar to TMS or WMTS for WFS?

I've been working with OpenLayers for a while, but problem got a question with WFS. Not sure if it's supported by WFS, or OpenLayers, I want to achieve something like this, mostly for cache purpose: ...
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How to Configure Geoserver WFS to work with ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am trying to figure out how to get a WFS service working with ArcMap. I have Geoserver up and running and I am able to add a WFS layer in QGIS but not ArcMap. I have tried to use the Data ...
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Display Lat/Lng coordinates from Oracle DB with ArcGIS HTML5 component

We have some experience in using ArcMap and ArcSDE, but this dates back to 2008, so we're not up to date with the recent developments in ESRI products. Now we're dealing with a database that has some ...
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Geoserver Feature Versioning Support

I am creating a map feature editor that supports versioning & rollback using Geoserver as the WFS. From what I've read online, it seems Geoserver supports feature versioning. My question is how ...
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openlayers: reading polygon attributes

I'm quite new to ogc webservices and I need some guidance. I have a shapefile in geoserver lmes.shp (WMS, WCS and WFS are activated), with attribute LME_ID for each polygon of lmes.shp. I need to ...
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XMLHttpRequest cannot load error When we have GeoServer and WebServer on same domain

I have Geoserver and webserver on same domain (Windows XP with IIS). But when i tried to get WMS feature info, i got this error in chrome. If Geoserver and webserver on same orgin, no need of proxy i ...
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Using Mapserver WFS with Openlayers: shows empty map

UMN Mapserver 6.1.2 and Openlayers 2.13 are running on the same local host. At the moment, I merely try to display restaurants and cafes of a local region as points/symbols on a map. Later, I would ...
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WFS Mapguide Maestro. Can't query features?

I'm using MapGuide Maestro 5.0 and Geoserver 2.4.0. I have added a new WFS feature source to the viewer, and used the following url: http://localhost:8080/geoserver/scotwat/wfs? In the vector ...
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Cached Featured in WFS - can I change default

QGIS currently sets the default to cached download for adding WFS - is it possible anywhere to set the default to non cached mapping (I know you can untick the box, but its for a larger user group)?
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Problem with taverna

I want to use taverna to call 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,which ...
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Generate WFS-T requests

I want to create WFS-T update/insert/delete requests in my java application. As a result I want to save the requests in XML encoding, as specified by the OGC standard. Does someone know a library ...
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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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Request WFS from GeoServer with Jquery AJAX using INTERSECT cql_filter error

I am having difficulty troubleshooting this issue and would appreciate some ideas. Thanks in advance! I am trying to make an AJAX request from a Leaflet map with Jquery to GeoServer to return a WFS ...
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OpenLayers: cache WFS Request for Vector Layer

In our mobile application, we'd like to use the map offline. Actually, we don't care about tiles, but we want the user to be able to see some Vector layers. Here is a piece of code: ...
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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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Transforming WFS Projection

I am trying to overlay features from a WFS using OpenLayers, my geometries in database are in EPSG:27700 and my map's projection is EPSG:3857. My mapfile returns data in EPSG:27700. Is there any way ...
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Using PostgreSQL with ArcGIS

Have mercy ... with Stackexcachange I'm not yet so familiar, so this is initially somewhat opaque. I try to do my best to organize this thread as well as possible. Recently I've started to get WFS ...
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Are there any exisiting .NET implementations for WFS that are extendable?

I've been told its a bad idea to implement WFS from scratch: Implementing WFS within .NET Does anybody know of any exisiting .net implementations that I can extend?
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Data Interoperability Extension Live connection to WFS from arc10

I am trying to make use of a live non-cached Data Interoperability (DI) connection to consume a WFS services served by geoserver. The data displays in arcmap fine, and using fiddler to monitor the ...
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problem with WFS Data, GDAL, Python, ArcGIS, & Defining Projection

I'm pulling in data in gml2 format with a EPSG#4267 from a wfs. I create a datastream in python and then run the following from the python window in ArcMap: data = datastream.read() #write the gml ...
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Implementing WFS within .NET

There are several discussion about implementing (or not implementing) WFS with .net from scratch. However, if I do need to, how do I get started? I know it's a broad question. I apologize for that. ...
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Link GDAL to consume a WFS

Im using a WFS that is openly available as a demo from mapserver's website http://demo.mapserver.org/cgi-bin/wfs?SERVICE=WFS&VERSION=1.0.0&REQUEST=GetCapabilities And now i want to make a ...
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Connect to Web Feature Service using python/C#

I want to connect to WFS using either python or C#, it would be great if anyone can tell me how to connect and extract features from the service. I'm very new to this. Any help on this is most ...
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Can I use geoserver to bring sql layer as vector so I can edit it?

I've updated geoserver with SQL Store and published a table of geometries. When using WMS I get the LineStrings as img so I can't edit them. I've read that WFS bring the data as vector (features) but ...
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How to select all multipoint features from a point layer?

I'm connecting to WFS layer by qgis. On some layer I've got points features and few multi-point features. Whole layer contains about 1000 features, how can I do some query just to know which features ...
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Is it possible to make OGC WMS/WFS look like a 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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AutoDesk Infrastructure Studio - How to enable POST for WFS services?

I'm attempting to get feature info with the following url: SERVICE=WFS&REQUEST=DescribeFeatureType&VERSION=1.1.0&TYPENAME=ns75382197:MAPSHEET_GRID With many, many typenames listed after ...
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Sending xml post request to geoserver

This may be simple question but I can't get started. This tutorial from pen state university has xml request <wfs:GetFeature service="WFS" version="1.0.0" outputFormat="GML2" – we would like ...
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How add vector style rule filter with different value in table

I have a simple wfs layer from geoserver, here is code: //wfs-t editable overlay var wfs_layer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Vector sample", { strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.Fixed()], ...
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WFS request with Openlayers; blank request

I'm having trouble to add a WFS layer over an OSM map. At first I thought that my data had a problem, and I thus decided to adapt one of the example on the Openlayers website. I have no error ...
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Not Found proxy.cgi file

I have a problem with proxy.cgi. I read other posts but didn't find a solution. When I make my WFS request in console, the following error comes up: "POST http:// ...
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Allow GeoServer WFS request by featureID

I'm not able to use the featureID parameter in a WFS URL request for my dataset on GeoServer. Example: ...
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Update Point using WFS Transaction with GeoServer

I am trying to update a Point inside my PostGIS database that is connected with GeoServer. I specify the new coordinates in the WFS-Transaction post message like this: <gml:Point ...
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Why do I need to restart tomcat when using WFS from GeoServer across different apps and workspaces?

I've built a couple of apps that consume WFS 1.1.0 from GeoServer 2.2.2. I organise my layers in different workspaces, and they have a range of sources including shapefile, oracle, postgres etc. ...
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How to change selection tolerance for WMS/WFS in QGIS?

Does anyone know if there is any equal function to the selection tolerance (ArcMap) in QGIS. I have a problem activating points in my WMS/WFS. The "selection tolerance" function solves the problem in ...
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Problem with wfs layer in OpenLayers [closed]

I'm trying to add a wfs layer and it's not working. Here is full code: WebGis .legend { padding-left: 18px; } .x-tree-node-el { ...
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WFS - From PostGIS to Shapefile with GeoServer

From Server side, I'm using GeoServer and from client side I'm using OpenLayer to allow the users see the layers(PostGIS) on the map. The new requirement is that the users may download layers in ...
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Strategies for serving large datasets over WFS

We are implementing WFS using geoserver for our customers to consume vector data from a hosted spatial database to their desktop GIS. They want to be able to just connect and browse the data in the ...
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GetFeature with WFS layer is not working as the click co-ordinates are returned in spherical co-ordinates

GetFeature with WFS layer is not working as the click co-ordinates are returned in spherical co-ordinates. using geoserver 2.1.3 and openlayer 2.11 layer information is in EPSG:4326 WMS works fine ...
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Attributive WFS styling

I have a local Geoserver connected to a PostGIS database and a table with an attribute field called "style" which is of data type integer. On the OpenLayers preview of the Geoserver the data is shown ...