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

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Defining bounding box within Add WFS Layer dialog of QGIS?

I use QGIS 1.8 under WIN XP in Standalone Installer Version. I need to limit the extent of the data to be downloaded via WFS because of the large amount of data in the requested layer. In older/...
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How to get the attribute list ONLY of a particular published layer (WFS or WMS)

I do NOT want to use getFeatureInfo as it is implemented using map click. I just want to get the columns list. I tried http://example.com/geoserver/wfs? service=wfs& version=2.0.0& ...
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How to apply new WFS-Filter features like intersect

I was pleasantly surprised to find very much enlarged filter support in QGIS-Dev (1.9.0_Master). One application would be a WFS-Filter which combines $geometry and Intersect in order to load only the ...
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Printing possible for openlayers GeoJson WFS with Mapfish printing service and wkhtmltopdf?

I searched lots of places but I couldn't find proper examples or documentation to do printing using Mapfish Printing service or Wkhtmltopdf. My application has a few WFS layers from openlayers and ...
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How to make a WFS Layer read only in Geoserver?

So I imported some postcode data into a Postgis table and published the layer using Geoserver. As it is postcode data, there is absolutely no need for users to edit, so I would like to make the layer ...
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How to solve Geoserver editing in QGIS returning read only error?

After creating a table in Postgis, making it available in Geoserver and then creating the necessary stores and layers, I loaded the resulting WFS file in QGIS. When trying to populate the features ...
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How to configure Proxy.cgi file for Geoserver On Tomcat?

I have a web map application in my local machine(windows xp and dont have IIS) and I have postgis data in Geoserver on Tomcat (Ubuntu). To get the WMSgetfeatureInfo, I have configured the proxy.cgi ...
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Serving 3D Via WFS [on hold]

I have been trying to understand 3D data serving through WFS, but the number of competing standards and their spotty support has me baffled. Hence, I was hoping for some clarification from those who ...
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Submit empty string via POST wfs in GeoExt.form.FormPanel

I have a two textfields in FormPanel. When one of them is empty, after pressing the search button the form sends the empty string in WFS query. How can I disable the empty field which sends the WFS ...
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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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'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 http://x.x.x.x:80/...
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OpenLayers WMS - TypeError: this.resolutions is undefined

I'm trying to setup a map with WMS and WFS Layers by using Geoserver. However, when I'm combining WFS and WMS (with some Google basemaps) together in one map I got following error in Firebug: ...
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Load Multiple WFS layers from array with OpenLayers

I have a layer on my Geoserver that contains a few dozen pipeline alignments in a single layer. My goal is to get those into the map frame as individual layers by iteratively calling WFS layers and ...
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Automatically refresh my wfs layer in Leaflet when adding data in Postgis

I’ve built a web-sig based on postgis, geoserver and leaflet. My polylines, …, are stored in Postgis and I call them through Geoserver in Leaflet as wfs layers like : var defaultParameters = { ...
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Prevent some layers being modified via WFS? - Geoserver

I have a workspace in Geoserver and I have some layers on it. I have enabled Complete WFS in that worskpace. Now I want just some specific layers from there prevented from being edited via WFS ...
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Cannot view WMS of GeoServer WFS unless logged in?

I'll use the import extension to import a KML file. When I go to Layer Preview and use the OpenLayers option (basically, a WMS GetMap url), it displays. When I try to use the url in a browser and I'm ...
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Using nested geometric functions in ECQL queries in GeoServer

When doing a WFS Get Feature request, I am using the cql_filter option to do some more advanced spatial filtering/quering. I am looking for the centroids of the polygons in a database that intersect ...
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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)
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Can't get a response from a wfs2.0.0 using Geotools

I have some issues with the WFS-NG extension of Geotools 14.3. I am using the code below to get a data store from a distant server : String getCapabilities = "http://ids.craig.fr/wxs/public/wfs?...
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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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OpenLayers3, WFS ajax request doesn't work

I'm creating a geoportal, which works only on my localhost. I have a problem with adding to my ol.map a vector layer from Geoserver using WFS. I'm using Geoserver v2.7, OL v3.15.1 and jQuery v2.2.4. I ...
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Can mapnik implement WMS and WFS services ?

I want to know if there is any implementation for the WMS and WFS in Mapnik ? and does mapnik implementation of the WMS use .mbtiles to serve images ?
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Editing WFS from GeoServer using OpenLayers

After reading a very good tutorial on how to edit WFS with OpenLayers, I've tried replicating it but with my own WFS layer from Geoserver. I managed to load the WFS and my basemap successfully and ...
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What's the correct link for adding GeoServer WFS to ArcMap?

What is the correct URL to enter in ArcCatalog WFS Parameters when adding a WFS layer from GeoServer into ArcMap? Here's a link to our Get Capabilities document: https://weaveprod.ucdp.utah.edu/...
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WFS Multiple features in Openlayers

I want to get multiple WFS features and edit My Code this.wfs = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("WFS-T" , { strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.BBOX(), this.saveStrategy], projection: ...
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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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OpenLayers 2, JSON vector through WFS

Consider this example, https://geoext.github.io/geoext2/examples/grid/feature-grid.html It uses protocol: new OpenLayers.Protocol.HTTP({ url: "../data/summits.json", ...
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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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Displaying wfs layer in OpenLayers 3?

I'm working with geoserver and openlayers 3, i have a hosted layer in geoserver that i want display using ol3 as a wfs layer. it doesn't show any errors, but i dont get the map. it works with wms, but ...
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Using WFS from Geoserver in OpenLayers

There are quite a few questions regarding the subject but the fact that these have so many views makes me think it's a much more complex subject that requires more attention. I've been through the ...
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How to load geojson from geoserver to define a variable in leaflet?

How can I load a geojson file from geoserver in leafletjs? There are lot of suggestions out there, but none of them work for me. Currently my app loads a js file from the server that starts like this:...
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WMS GetMap Request with featureid CQL filter

I have WMS and WFS services available to me and am trying to do the following: I am trying to identify images(features) within a given BBOX using WFS, and then I want to retrieve the individual ...
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How to add GML files in geoserver 2.2.2?

How can I add GML files to a GeoServer 2.2.2 instance? How can edit them "on the fly" and save the results back to the server using OpenLayers? I would appreciate examples if possible. I'm adding a ...
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Geomedia WebMap WFS to vector marker layer in Openlayers

Looking for minimal example/advice on getting a WFS service to show up as a vector layer with markers/icons in Openlayers map. I have created the WFS service in Geomedia WebMap 6.01.11.19 and the ...
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Obtaining feature using ArcGIS for Server and WFS based on featureid?

This has baffled me for hours, I've tried nearly every combination of request parameters without success. I have a points coverage published in arcgis and can download the feature GML via WFS for the ...
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Interpolation from WFS point layer

In QGIS, I added a WFS-Layer from my geoserver, containing few point data with a numeric attribute (Z-values). This works fine, and all the points display on the map. Now I just assumed, I would be ...
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WFS with authentication to PostGis (or to shape)

Is there a way to import data from a WFS layer to a Postgis table (or to a shape)? there are blogs explaining how to do it in 3 steps (http://anitagraser.com/2012/09/26/wfs-to-postgis-in-3-steps/) or ...
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POST CQL filter (with large geometry) in HTTP body

The size of an URL is limited. Therefore I'm not able to request a WFS with a complex geometry. I read (Geoserver POST filter to WMS layer) that is possible to do in a WMS, but I didn't get it to work....
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“Failed to get property: gid” error in geoserver sql view

I have a postgis data with 777 features. In geoserver, i created a sql view with another table. In the wms request i can see all features, in qgis also i can see all features. but in wfs output as csv ...
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Error in displaying wfs layer from mapserver/postgis

I have read and tested all the relative posts but I still don't have a solution for my problem. I have a layer suscribers (points) stored in postgis database with srid=32232. I would like to display ...
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GeoFence: How to authenticate to WFS service?

I have Geoserver and Geofence properly installed and configured. I have rules in place for different users and their access to various layers. HOWEVER, when I send a WFS request for a layer, how can I ...
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OL3: data from WFS is added multiple times

I added a ol.source.Vector to my map which receives data from a wfs. Currently I am using ol.loadingstrategy.bbox because there is a lot of vector data and it would take too much time to load it all ...
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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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Problem with WFS-T save strategy in Openlayers

In my web map application, I have added the editable wfs vector layer for feature editing. But in save strategy method, Insert and Update Geometry is working fine.But Update Attributes is not saved in ...
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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 EPSG:...
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OpenLayers 3: does not display all Features of Layer

I'm using openlayers 3 and geoserver. I want to get and display a wfs layer with openlayers. this is source of my layer: vectorSource = new ol.source.Vector({ format: new ol.format....
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Wfs altimetric curves that intersect geometry?

I have a wfs with altimetric curves and i would like to perform a spatial query, i would like to load from wfs only curves that intersect or overlaps a geometry from a shp,so only curves of a specific ...
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WFS from geosever very slow to load in openLayers3

I originally posted this question about trying to load a geoJSON with openLayers3: geojson very slow to load in openLayers3. Based on a suggestion given in the post I'm now loading the layer in as a ...
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Why can't I load more than 100.000 Features from a WFS-Layer in ArcMap?

I want to have all the trees in Berlin as Shapefile. But I only get the first 100.000 trees. This is the information about the WFS-Layer: http://daten.berlin.de/datensaetze/baumbestand-berlin-stra%...