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

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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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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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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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How to add Geoserver WFS to Leaflet JS Application

I have a PostGIS database and have successfully consumed a table into GeoServer and published a WFS. Are there REST endpoints available for these WFS' akin to ESRI's feature services? How are ...
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WFS: How to specify input coordinate reference system

Geeoserver allows to specify output CRS by parameter srsName in WFS GetFeature. Is there a way to specify the input CRS? I am displaying layers of different CRSs in my map - all reprojected to ...
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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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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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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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How to invoke a WFS service from command line?

I've the following WFS GetFeature 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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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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Geotools WFS basic authentication

I'm trying to retrieve data from remote WFS server which requires basic https authentication using GeoTools. I defined connection parameters for username and password like ...
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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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Shapefile downloaded from GeoServer has attribute data (in Farsi) changed? [closed]

I added many shapefiles and PostgreSQL database into GeoServer! However, when I downloaded this Shapefiles again why is my attribute data not legible in Farsi characters?
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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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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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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 ...
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How to refresh features on a OL3 map automatically?

I am using OL3 and GeoServer and PostGIS as database. My database is connected to GeoServer and OL3 conected to GeoServer and reads the points in database as vector layer and shows on the map. My ...
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Geoserver 2.5.2 - How do I enable the GeoJSON bbox property?

Just started using Geoserver 2.5.2. On my old server which was Geoserver 2.1 when you ran a WFS request to return GeoJSON (or, for a quick example, clicked Layer Preview -> All Formats -> GeoJSON) the ...
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geoserver manager tutorial add new WFS layer [closed]

GeoServer Manager is a library to interact with GeoServer 2.x. I want to use it. but I didn't find any appropriate documentation for it. Can anyone help me by some tutorial or example? here is a few ...
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GeoServer gives No XSDElementDeclaration found Exception

I have added the following WFS source to the Stores in GeoServer. http://geoservices.rijkswaterstaat.nl/verkeersscheidingsstelsel_noordzee?service=wfs&version=1.1.0&request=GetCapabilities ...
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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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Longitude and Latitude Mixed Up on Map

I am trying to map a WFS layer with data originally coming from a PostGIS table, and using a OpenLayers 3. At some point in this process, I believe the longitude and latitude coordinates are getting ...
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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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How do I use a filter on an uncached WFS layer in QGIS?

I am trying to create a filter to show only specific features based on an attribute query within a WFS using QGIS. This works fine when using the standard WFS loader and creating a filter (based on ...
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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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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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Geoserver intersect filrter error with sql view publish

I have created a geoserver service with sql view. The service is serving rivers. I want to select rivers in a polygon. So I am trying geoserver demo request tool. <wfs:GetFeature service="WFS" ...
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Geoserver WMS get request by id

I have a layer on geoserver and I want to get JSON result of a single river. For example get river id=2541. I see examples that using BBOX. But I do not use BBOX on my wms query. ...
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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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Automatically publishing WMS/WFS in Geoserver

Does any one know how to automate publishing of a WMS or WFS Layer in Geoserver given any data source (vector shape-files) using script or programming language (preferably Python) Any Help is ...
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how to get a feature from coordinates in geotools [closed]

I'm working on web services in Java and using GeoTools java api for wfs operations. I have a wfs store and a lot of features in it. I do some operations via geotools wfs api for example buffer, ...
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is OpenLayers proxy access secured?

I have secured my layers on Geoserver. Users can not access my layers without authenticated username and password. Now I created a proxy script with PHP. Proxy script sends request with username ...
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Geoserver WMS, WFS and Rest difference

I am new at geoserver. I connected to databse from admin panel and published layers. But I could not understand difference of WMS, WFS and Rest service. What is the difference?
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Using AJAX to run PostGIS SQL statements and display results via GeoServer

I am learning Web GIS, and I can't find a good example that gives a big picture of a web interface of running spatial analysis using PostGIS. What I am looking for is a graphical/GIS version of ...
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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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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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how to display 2 wfs layer at the same time from mapserver?

I have two wfs vector layers. When i show only one layer, it works. But doesn't work when i'm trying to show 2 wfs layers at the same time. How to show 2 wfs layers together? I'm using OpenLayers. ...
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Parameters in a SQL View (Geoserver) and WFS Layer (Openlayers): can't get them to work properly

I'm relatively new to GIS, openlayers, geoserver and javascript in general. I have the following problem: I need to display a choropleth map by coloring the different areas in my map based on a ...
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geoServer WFS call to iterate/loop over a string

I would like to make a WFS call via POST that takes a value and checks if it is in a range on the features attributes. the attribute looks like this: <###:range>F 301-436,438-500,G ...
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how to show wfs and wms sources in boundlessgeo gxp viewer

I'm using boundlessgeo gxp viewer. I have a lot of different wms and wfs link and want to show those remote sources in my map viewer application. I have a geoserver and basic layers in it. I can add ...
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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 add a WFS layer to an OSM base layer from GeoServer

I'm sorry if I'm repeating what has been asked several times! I'm a novice in open layers and java script , please can some one tell me where i am making a mistake , below is the code which i used ...
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OpenLayers 2: WFS layer not being portrayed in map canvas

I have a "rich" application (OL 2.13 + GeoExt 1) where some layers must be styled dynamically according to user input. I am able to add a vector layer using WFS and then apply a style rule. Recently, ...
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What is wrong with my WFS-T protocol setup?

So I want to transfer some Vector Layer Features from javascript code to my geoserver and then to postGIS, my code looks like this: saveStrategy = new OpenLayers.Strategy.Save(); ...
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Unique Attribute in WFS Layer

Can I force an attribute in my WFS Layer to be unique, thus, don't allow mutiple feature with the same value for the attribute?
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Can't get WFS working in Openlayers 3

I try to get my WFS working but with no success. Actually I use nearly the same Code like in the OL3-Examples. In Firebug I can see a lot of WFS-Requests and a GML-Response which looks fine to me. ...
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WFS with EPSG:3301 projection using Leaflet

I am adding WFS points to Leaflet map, but don't see them on the map, however in console I see that all points I wanted is here with all properties and geometries. But the problem here is in ...
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Geoserver WFS features query inaccurate using SQL Server Backend with spatial index

I´m using Geoserver to query features through WFS in an Web Application with Openlayers as client. The queried layer is using SQL Server as backend storage. When applying a spatial index to the ...
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ArcGIS dissolve analysis output issues in geoserver wfs/ PostGIS

I have an ArcGIS dissolve analysis output (parcel data) that needs to be loaded on PostGIS and published as a wfs from geoserver. The issue is that the ArcGIS dissolve output shapefile, although can ...