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

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Openlayers controls outside the map

I want put OpenLayers controls outside a map but dont know how. I find this example http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/editingtoolbar-outside.html but its not what i want. I have a button and want ...
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How to make WFS layer with GeoExt?

Can u help me with WFS on GEOExt? Im read tutorial and see this code. proxy: new GeoExt.data.ProtocolProxy({ protocol: new OpenLayers.Protocol.WFS({ url: "/geoserver/ows", ...
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OpenLayers.Format.GML parser problem

I'm trying to parse WFS reponse using OpenLayers.Format.GML parser. However, an exception thrown in my try-catch block is TypeError: a is undefined. Any pointers as to what I may be doing wrong will ...
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GeoServer: Cross Layer Filtering vs Layer Groups

To pull features using WFS from several layers in one request, I have two options: One, create a layer group, and then get features from the layer group, as opposed to individual layers. Two, use ...
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Problem with multiple feature selection

In an attempt to retrieve all features (point geometry) that fall in a selected polygon, I get the error this.layer.addFeatures is not a function. My code is as shown below: function ...
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Free map service for private web applications

Background Looking to display a map (for internal use only) on a web page. The application must be able to add custom layers (without sending the data to the map service host): Municipal zones ...
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How to have a popup anchored at the clicked position?

I have a vector layer overlaid above a base layer. Basically I want to have a popup anchored at the clicked position when clicking anywhere on the vector geometries. So I have the code: var ...
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Send XML WFS Request via PHP

I'm trying to build a web mapping app that retrieves data from our WFS server. I'd like to avoid JavaScript for the main search scripts. From what's I've read the best way to send the XML POST ...
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Correct WFS URL Format (Gaia WFS-T Extender)

I am trying to add a GeoServer WFS layer to Gaia WFS-T Extender for editing. The available layers are available alright but I am unable to load them into Gaia. Using the same URL I was able to add and ...
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Simple OpenLayers WFS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to add a simple WFS layer from GeoServer to OpenLayers map? I'm trying to simply add a WFS layer in OpenLayers. But completely stuck! Could someone please take a ...
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How to store and serve data and its progress over time in GeoServer?

I recently started working with GeoServer and stored some shape files. I successfully can retrieve the data as JSON. The data I want to maintain in the database changes over time. I do not want to ...
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GeoServer WFS OpenLayers EditingPanel Problem

I'm trying to use OpenLayers to edit features of vector data served from a local geoserver. So far, I'm able to pull WMS and WFS layers using OpenLayers from the same geoserver. But now, I'd like ...
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WFS save problem, 'read-only' exception

I am trying to save changes via WFS-T using GeoServer: var editLayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Edit Layer", { visibility: false, strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.BBOX(), ...
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How to use GeoServer Web Processing Service (WPS) with OpenLayers and WFS?

I wanted to try creating WPS service in geoserver on web application. I wanted to know reference links or some help regarding using WPS on web.
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Trouble with adding WFS layer in ArcMap

I add the following WFS address to ArcCatalog just fine and the different feature classes show up in ArcCatalog. However, when I attempt to drag or Add a feature into the TOC of ArcMap, it gives me a ...
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select feature info on user defined polygon

Ok so I have a Openlayers App which is displaying few of the features and I now want to give the user the freedom to create a Box or polygon. All the features which are overlapped by this user defined ...
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GeoServer/GeoWebCache with C#

I'm starting a project in which I intend to use GeoServer/GeoWebCache as a provider of WFS, WMS, WCS, and WPS services. I've configured the GeoServer to use PostGIS for storage. The frontend is using ...
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Problem adding WFS Layer to QGIS project

I want to load data using an WFS into qgis 1.7.4. After connection to the server is established, data seems to be downloaded, but no data is displayed in qgis, neither geometry nor attributes. The ...
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Set Up WFS Service on MapServer and display in OpenLayers

I have used following mapfile to create the WFS service on Mapserver but struggling to display the service output using OpenLayers. Please suggest some links to use WFS service in openlayers. Thanks ...
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Openlayers and Geoserver fail to reproject while editing Vector with WFS-T

I can't get the Openlayers and Geoserver work with WFS-T editing a vector layer. I have a layer of points where the Native SRS is EPSG:32639. After trying a lot of combinations, I ended up with two ...
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GIS Layer Versioning In GeoServer

i have developed the application for editing the map features online but i want the features to be saved as version of the layer not in original layer.this work is done using GeoExt ...
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OpenLayers (allOverlays): Vector layer not rendered without raster layer beneath it

This is another newbie question. I'm trying to create a map using OpenLayers that comprises only of vector layers from a WFS server. However, I'm thwarted because my vector layer won't render unless ...
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WFS Request Layer (GML) with Filter

Is there a solution to request the GML layer from Geoserver with filter like using bbox: http://localhost:8080/geoserver/tiger/ows?service=WFS&version=1.0.0&request=GetFeature& ...
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GeoServer/OpenLayers: Overlay WMS on Bing Map

I am coming from the ESRI side and learning GeoServer/OpenLayers. It seems the only way to overlay one layer on Bing or the like is to use WFS. In my opinion, WFS transfers a lot of data to the client ...
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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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How to select multiple polygons or points from WFS or WMS and getFeatureInfo

Is there a way to select multiple polygons and/or points from a WFS or WMS service and then get the feature information for each selected item? There are numerous examples on the OpenLayers website ...
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Waiting for Vector & WFS loading

user borrowed from friend since i use vector layer with wfs protocol, there is a little while before features loaded on the map. So i need to tell user to wait a moment until they load. what best ...
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Is it possible to setup fiddler to capture requests from QGIS

I want to know if it is possible setup fiddler to capture WMS/WFS requests from QGIS and how to do it. Fiddler is capturing the requests from MapInfo and I don't remember making any setup in fiddler ...
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Syntax of WFS request in OpenLayers

I am in need of the correct syntax for loading WFS layer using OpenLayers. I have gone through many examples on the OpenLayers site and other examples, but can't figure out how to use the necessary ...
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WMS,WFS Services in Mapserver

I am new at Mapserver. I was trying to get WMS and WFS services started but could not get any simple article to start the services from scratch and display service data into openlayers. Please ...
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Can feature Info be extracted from WMS

Ok since my previous problem of overlaying WFS onto WMS is still unsuccessful, I though was able to overlay the WMS instead with this code, {layers: 'iPlant:AllQuebecSpecies', transparent: true} So ...
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Advantage of using WMS over WFS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Comparison of WMS and WFS services I am trying to overlay WFS over WMS and still not successful. So wanted to know when and why would someone use WFS? I need to extract ...
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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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Any known WMS/WFS providers?

I searched on Google, found few things, aren't there many of them?
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GeoMedia WebMap with WFS 1.1.0 Filter Examples?

I'm having problems forming a GET query for WebMap spatial data using WFS 1.1.0. My query looks like this: ...
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Highlight the WFS Layer on mouseover

I've set up a WFS layer in openlayer: var v1497_shp = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("v1497_shp", { strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.BBOX(), saveStrategy], //projection: new ...
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WFS Layer error

I get this error with 1.7.*-Wrowclaw Error downloading http://www.igmi.org/wfs_server? SERVICE=WFS&REQUEST=GetCapabilities&VERSION=1.0.0 - server replied: Bad Request can i resolve ...
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Any source code for converting an infix filter to a WFS filter?

A WFS GetFeature query looks something like this: ...
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Where can I get a WMS or WFS for near-real time Wind (atmospheric) data?

I've been looking for a good operational wms or wfs free server to access near-real time atmospheric data in QGIS, namely wind vectors. I haven't found anything good yet. Anyone can help? Thanks
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MapFish Printing Capabilities: 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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How to specify a port when creating a WFS service?

This is a arcgis forum posting simplified. When setting up a service using ArcCatalog 9.3.1 the URL port number is not included in the WFS GetCapabilities response. Is there a way to correct this?
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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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How to speed up OpenLayers with WFS in IE?

I'm using Openlayers, Geoserver and noticed that IE is very very slow to display WFS layers. I haven't so many WFS features, about 300. Google base layer appears after 1 sec. but my two WFS layers ...
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OpenLayers Combines Rules and StyleMap/SelectFeature?

I'm using GeoServer, OpenLayers and WFS features. For one layer, I managed to set either rules to display according to a field or SelectFeature with a styleMap to highlight features when the mouse is ...
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Dynamically adding WFS layer features with Geoserver

I am investigating using Geoserver to output new WFS layer features dynamically. We have a backend process that will be generating new WFS features periodically that will be placed in a datastore ...
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OpenLayers WFS protocol: work with filters if the protocol is defined out of layer constructor

follow question:wfs-load-feature-check the scenario is: i am trying to load a WFS layer, since it takes a while to load all features, I want to give user a notice while waiting for response. the ...
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OpenLayers load WFS vector layer: how to check whether all features are returned from server?

My app takes several seconds to return all features of a WFS layer from server, I am wondering whether there is a way to check whether all features are returned in coding, so that we can add a ...
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GeoServer - Serving html files

Encountering a Geoserver - Openlayer WFS layer not visible I found this interesting answer . Solution about html page on the server surprised me very much as I tried previously to load an html page ...
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WFS Caching / Back button

I'm using WFS protocol on Vector layer / GeoServer / PostGIS Currently the map is refreshing and calling new requests whenever i do anything like searching or drawing and when i move back to a part ...
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How to initialize a WFS Layer?

Here is the code block (the layers are stored in Oracle database): var saveStrategy = new OpenLayers.Strategy.Save(); var adresspt_wfs = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Address points WFS", ...