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

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What are common ways of presenting features that share coordinates?

When I encounter features of the same class, but with identical coordinates I lay them out in a spiral arm formation. I chose to pick the initial radius and angle at random (can't recall my actual ...
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OpenLayers: WFS request to GeoServer to retrieve “name” & “featureNS”

Using WFSGetCapabilities I sent a GetCapabilities request to GeoServer. From the result of WFSGetCapabilities().read(), I can loop each featureType and retrieve some basic info(e.g., name, title, ...
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Create a filter for an attribute having multiple values

I am new to WFS and am trying to create a filter to get all the features that have their basename = "XYZ". The structure of a single record is as: <gml:featureMember> ...
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WFS service Server Error in '/ArcGIS/services' Application

I have a SSL secured ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 machine on W2k8. I set up a service with WFS. Every time I try to request the capabilities, I get the error: Server Error in '/ArcGIS/services' Application ...
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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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How do I limit update/insert/delete capabilities for a WMS layer in a QGIS project?

In QGIS 2.0 I have a layer based on a query to a PostgreSQL/PostGIS database and would like to serve this as a WFS layer. Users of the layer should be able to select subsets of the data based on ...
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Save WFS layers multiple records with geoext editor grid

How can I save multiple records after modification with geoext editor grid? The saving is working fine if I modify only one of the records, but it fails when I try to save multiple modifications. I ...
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WFS, ArcGIS Server 10.2 and WFS maxFeatures?

I'm experiencing intermittent 'out of server memory' errors on our public ArcGIS Server 10.2 server. From what I can glean from the OGC documentation the server side maxfeatures parameter was only ...
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Geoserver WFS get feature doesn't work - “SyntaxError: missing ; before statement”

I'm trying to use geoserver WFS json for creating vector layer (instead of using WMS) because this is a layer I redraw every 20 seconds. This is the code I use : function getJSON() { var ...
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GeoTools WFS Feature retrieval

I am trying to use geotools to retrieve the list of features served by a WFS. I am following the tutorial provided at http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/library/data/wfs.html. The code that I ...
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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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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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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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WFS filter query does not return points (selected from polygon)

I'm a newbie to OpenLayers (and JavaScript for that matter) and hoping you can offer some advice. I have been referring to examples http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/wfs-filter.html and ...
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Geoserver CQL Cross Layer Intersection Failing

I am having trouble forming a properly formatted CQL request using geoServer cross layer filer functions and was hoping others could assist. My request is as follows: ...
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Implement a WFS Server using Geo tools

I need to implement a WFS Server using Geo tools, I have an application developed in Java using a spatial database. I wish to develop a WFS service using GeoTools. As a first step, I am implementing ...
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how to search a vector/wfs layer

I'm using Geoserver/PostGIS/openLayers I've succesfully set a vector layer. And now I'm trying to create a search functionality. But something goes wrong. First I set up the layer and add some basic ...
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How to get a Feature with a srsName?

This is a duplicate asked on AutoDesk Forum. If I form a request like this: ...
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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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GeoServer WFS Speed

I have set-up a machine running Windows Server 2008, and GeoServer 2.1.3. PostgreSQL 9.1/PostGIS 1.5.3 are running locally on that same machine, which is hosted at a location with a 250 ...
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Proxy trouble with GeoExt Query Panel?

I got the GeoExt QueryPanel working so far, it recognizes the layers available on my Geoserver but it is not able to get the attribute columns for the dataset. I configured an osgeo proxy on my Apache ...
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Why does GeoServer's GetFeature round my numbers, but only for outputFormat=CSV?

When I make a GetFeature request with outputFormat=CSV to my GeoServer v2.4.5 I'm finding that the floating point numbers in my returned data have been rounded. When I make the same request with ...
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Why do the components loaded by using WMS and WFS from GeoServer not the same?

I have tried to load shape files into GeoServer, but by loading into QGIS, the WMS and WFS versions are not the same. The WMS version seems like correct. They are both loaded by using WGS84. Do you ...
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WFS Feature Caching in QGIS

I am using QGIS 2 and using a WFS with a 5,000 feature limit. When I load a dataset without caching the features and it hits the 5,000 feature limit QGIS seems to give up on reloading data. When I ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Trying to convert to EPSG:27700 (Ordnance Survey) projection, unable to do so

I'm trying to code an interface that allows a user to draw a vector shape on openstreetmap, which is then converted to a WKT string, processed by the server and sent of as a WFS query to emapsite ...
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How to add legend in WFS openlayers

How i can publish WFS openlayer with legend, have tried different examples such as http://api.geoext.org/1.0/examples/vector-legend.js. But when i used tried this fire-bug shows an error=> ...
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openlayers Arcgis WFS mousehover

i have a problem using ArcGIS wfs layer in openlayers. I would like to add the layer to the map as vector layer and then using a mousehover to highlight the features. However i cannot bring it to ...
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How can I parse the SLD file that sits in Geoserver so that I can apply the styling to WFS layer?

I have a layer that can be configured to render as WFS or WMS. I want to apply the same sld styling that I have defined in Geoserver to make it consistent. But when I try to get the SLD text from ...
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working with multiple wfs-t layers

I am using multiple wfs layers and using editing tools in that like edit,draw,save etc. The code is shown here...... var district = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("district(wfs)", { ...
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Geoserver WMS and filtering tables with cyrillic column names

I try to serve PostGIS tables with Geoserver WMS (both 2.1 and 2.2). Some column names are in cyrillic. Problem is - service fails, when I try to filter by those cyrillic columns (both with CQL and ...
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Displaying WFS Features Based on Zoom Level

I have a WFS feature layer with ~25,000 features and have been experiencing significant performance issues with my OpenLayers map. My first approach to solving this has been to pre-compute feature ...
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Add wfs layer to openlayers map

(UPDATE QUESTION) Hi guys. I have a problem with WFS request, mine is follow: var wfs = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("WFS",{ strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.Fixed()], ...
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Openlayers WFS Overlay Problem

a) I am running a PostGIS database, and I want to display a Table with a about 500 Points of Interest. The POIs have the projection EPSG 4326. b) Geoserver is installed, running and connected to my ...
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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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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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WFS getFeature Request Blank XML for some layers

I have following url request to geoserver. the first request results blank page but the second page results in number of feature count. Why it there blank xml for some layer while other gives number ...
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How to edit an ArcGIS Server WFS-T service in uDig?

Now a straight forward workflow to do this is present in the below link. http://udig.refractions.net/files/docs/uDigWalkthrough2.pdf Point 3 of page 8 states to change to the ‘Edit Geometry’ tool ...
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Cannot Edit Features of PostGIS Layers in OpenGeo GeoExplorer

I admit I originally posted the question here: http://getsatisfaction.com/opengeo/topics/cannot_edit_features_of_postgis_layers But due to no response and not finding a solution, I thought I'd try ...
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WFS Getfeature: Is DWithin selection equal to an Intersect selection using a circle?

I can't find any WFS implementations that support circle geometries for selection. There is the DWithin spatial selection but I can't find the specification of what is actually does. 1) Does it select ...
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Proxy configuration problem with Glassfish and GeoServer

I have Geoserver running on 8080 and Glassfish on 9999.So for wfs-t i had to use some proxy script.But at the response part of firebug i got following code: ...
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Create WFS with Mapguide Studio Enterprise 2011

i need create a WFS with MGS 2011, i used the help users mapguide for create the WFS but that didnt work, can anyone help me please? i am new in this tecnology.
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WFS success with error

I am trying to load WFS from geoserver. my geoserver is at localhost:8080 and webserver at localhost:80. Since there is a problem of crossdomain and my firebug showing "XMLHttpRequest cannot load ...
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Looking for WFS component for c# client

I have to retrieve data from FME server for use in a C# project, and thought that WFS would be a good format, since it has native support in FME and returns features and geometry. However, I can't ...