A Web Map Service (WMS) is a standard protocol for serving georeferenced map images over the Internet

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Access multiple rasters with GeoServer

I am curious if anyone knows if, and how, it would be possible to configure GeoServer to provide download (GetCoverage) capabilities to multiple adjacent rasters. A GeoServer mosaic comes close, but ...
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Geoserver WMS-T backend problems

I've been trying to set up a few timed WMS layers in GeoServer. They're simple enough, of the form ID(PRIMARY KEY) REGION DATE VALUE so for every region and date you have some value, e.g. the ...
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Which edition of ArcGIS for Server and which capacity level?

I need to define the edition of ArcGIS for Server product to invest for a small scale oil & gas company. What we need is to be able to: Work on a geodatabase with 2-3 concurrent desktop users ...
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Add WMS Layer into map using Arcobjects

I am going to add a wms layer to my existing map.I use this code: public load_wms(ESRI.ArcGIS.Controls.AxMapControl mapcontrol) { // Create an WMSMapLayer Instance - this will be ...
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Is there a Python WMS client (thin client analogue of OpenLayers)?

I'm making a geoportal based on (Geo)Django 1.5, PostgreSQL 9.1 + PostGIS 2.0, QGIS MapServer and OpenStreet Map or Google Maps WMS services for the base layer. It seems like there is no problem, but ...
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Is there a tutorial explaining the basics of WMS?

I'm building some software that needs to download satellite map images to display behind some survey charts. I understand that, to download these images, I need access to a Web Map Service. The only ...
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How do I format tilelayer.wms url properties such that I add an overlay iteratively to my base map in leaflet

My base map was created using hard-coded template variables. I am using the leaflet tilelayer.wms constructor and including the url like so: url: ...
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Does QGIS have WMS-T (WMS with time) support?

Does anyone know if there's support for WMS-T in QGIS? Through the app I can add WMS layers, but I can't work with WMS-T (there's no place to set the time parameter). I been going through the the ...
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how to increase request feature speed?

I use Geoserver with Oracle DB. Amount of records in DB is less than 4000, but feature request takes 5-6 seconds. How can I speed up this? P.S. Native JAI is false in my Geoserver UPDATE: I have ...
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Partially cached maps

Have anyone tried to set up a tilecache for a certain area of a map, leaving the areas outside of the tiles boundingbox to pure wms calls? Background is I have a map where about 10% of it is accessed ...
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Help with Python/GDAL documentation

The instructions from the url http://gdal.org/gdal_tutorial.html give the following example: dataset = gdal.Open( filename, GA_ReadOnly) with the following description: It's interpretation is ...
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QGIS returns “invalid layer” when adding a WMS layer

I want to add a WMS layer in my map. I select the server and obtain the list of layers that are published there. I select one of them (the problem is the same with all layers), but QGIS does not load ...
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QGIS Error Adding WMS Layer

I want to add a WMS-Layer to QGIS. If I try it, I get the following message: "Antwort nicht verstanden. Der wms-Provider sagte: Eigenschaften-Abfrage gescheitert: Connection closed" It's a ...
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Retrieve list of all features and values from raster layer (Geoserver and Openlayers)

I'm trying to retrieve a list of all values from a raster layer (GeoTIFF) in geoserver (2.5.x). I tried to modify the code from http://trac.osgeo.org/openlayers/wiki/GetFeatureInfo but I can't seem ...
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PyQGIS add WMS layer with CQL_FILTER

Dear PyQgis developers! I'd like to add a wms layer through my QGIS plugin with custom CQL_FILTER parameters. My problem is, that the CQL_FILTER parameters are not passed to the GeoServer (I can see ...
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Problem with ImageMosaic plugin of Geoserver - invalid shapefile/tif missing in GetCapabilities

I'm trying to use the ImageMosaic plugin of Geoserver for raster time-series data (I followed this tutorial: ...
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GeoServer v2.5.2, webadmin, missing WMS and styles menu

After installing GeoServer v2.5.2 we are missing the Styles and WMS menus. Does anybody seen this, have a clue whats wrong? (The WMS server is working, just the webadmin interface not working.) ...
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Leaflet wms offset on zoom out

I have Leaflet map with base layer (epsg4326) and wms layer of gps point (also epsg4326). I've noticed when I zoom out , the gps point offset to the left. Any idea why it happens ? Here you can see ...
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WMSGetFeatureInfo : No feature found on click

My map displays well my WMS layers. When i try to get the feature info, the debugger tells me no feature is found features: Array[0] , length :0 I don't know if it is because of a projection issue: ...
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Can't connect to WMS service? An Amazon-EC2 problem?

I'm running GeoServer 2.3.5 on a Windows instance in AWS for the first time. The data is on the server in PostGIS. The map layers have been published and I can see them locally without any problems. ...
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Openlayers WMS url construction

I am working on an extension to openlayers to pre-cache tiles in a local websql datastore to support mapping on mobile device when connectivity is dead. I would like to pre-seed my cache with a set ...
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How to run an external program on “identify” on a WMS layer?

I have a QuantumGIS project with several WMS layers. When I select one of these, the identify-function shows a windows with more information on the feature I clicked. It gets this data from the ...
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Cascading WMS in ArcGIS Server

Is it possible to load external wms services into ArcMap and publish them in ArcGIS Server? I have tried this and get the error that the layer type is not supported. Yours, Robert
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QGIS not rendering WMS layers

I'm a bit of newb' at GIS so be gentle with me. In Qgis I've set up a wms for the British Geological Survey: http://maps.bgs.ac.uk/ArcGIS/services/BGS_Detailed_Geology/MapServer/WMSServer? Now ...
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WMS and Quantum GIS/ArcGIS

I periodically use a nice basemap served by the Utah state government in QGIS. Recently they upgraded their server from ArcGIS Server 9.3 to ArcGIS Server 10.1. Ever since then, I can't seem to get ...
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Rendering a QGIS WMS layer in Firefox hogs the machine

I am less than a novice beginner on GIS Systems and am groping for answers. I followed instructions for WIN 7 Install at both ...
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Having issues getting Leaflet “L.tileLayer.wms” to display Geoserver WMS data

I've set up Geoserver and WMS capabilities to host some weather data files (satellite data for example). Here's an example file: ...
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Mapserver vs QGIS Server for WebGIS with access control

I'm looking to set up a FOSS web GIS to allow sharing of large data files. From online discussions I gather this can be done using a variety of software combinations, eg: PostGIS + MapServer + Open ...
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QGIS: WMS misalignment

I am experiencing a small screen space offset when using a WMS layer (origin is GeoServer 2.1.4): The image shows a red square which is the top left pixel of a tile (GeoTIFF). An exact copy of the ...
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Read negative elevation data from NASA png tiles

I query NASA JPL service using query string. Response is a unsigned 16 bit per pixel png image and the values are elevation values in meters. Same is described in the capabilty xml of the layer as can ...
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GeoServer - change native SRS of cascaded WMS (other from Capabilities)

Short story: How to change native srs of cascaded WMS service in GeoServer admin GUI? How to change native SRS from epsg 32633 to 4326? This native srs is blocked to change (it is somehow set ...
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Leaflet Maps Sync Problem

I am trying to sync 3 maps (BaseMapd, overlayMap, tiledMap) side by side however these maps don't sync together immediately but it works sometimes during different multiple browsers (Chrome, Firefox ...
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Why does the transformation bring bad results?

I have this map which has a polygon drawn on it. For the background map I use a WMS via ol.source.TileWMS and the polygon uses a ol.source.Vector object. Normally my view projection is EPSG:31467 but ...
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QGIS WMS Server line style

I have the same problem reported here (QGIS WMS Server), i have one project created in Qgis desktop (tried windows and ubuntu flavors), then exported WMS into Qgis server (ubuntu). All line layers are ...
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How do I generate a WorldWind importable image file with a transparent background using an SLD file with PointSymbolizers on Geoserver?

I've been tasked with visualizing a few types of metoc data onto Worldwind based on .grib files. I'm VERY new to the GIS world and I'm just beginning to figure out how a lot of these pieces go ...
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ArcGIS Server WMS URL Syntax Incorrect

Having a strange issue consuming WMS services hosted on ArcGIS Server 10.3. When the service is cached in ESRI's compact format, the request fails with HTTP 400. In exploded format, it works ...
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Problem setting up mapcache.xml

I'm having a problem getting started with mapcache. I'm fairly new at this, but I have mapserver running: the following query works as expected and shows the appropriate tiles: ...
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Zoom levels for WMS and WMTS layers are different

I use MapProxy to 'convert' a WMTS Layer to a WMS Layer. I need to do that because my client software can handle WMS only! I have a configuration which is working but there is a problem with the ...
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Update a WMS Connection list automatically

I'm working on QGIS 2.8 Is it possible to automatically update an XML document containing a list of WMS connection and if that file can automatically follow my QGIS project file For example, if I ...
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How does MOBAC handle groups in customWmsMapSource?

I'm hoping to get a custom WMS map source added to Mobile Atlas Creator (v1.9.16). This program is normally available at: http://mobac.sourceforge.net/ I plan to use Maine's Statewide Ortho WMS ...
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Converting XML metadata to WMS?

I am currently creating an online GeoPortal for open data with the idea being that a user sources open data from a source such as the following: ...
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OL3: Is there a getUrl function for ol.source.XYZ?

Problem: I am designing an ol3 plugin that needs to copy the URL parameter from ol.source.XYZ/ol.source.TileWMS to ol.layer.Tile on map initialization. TileWMS: As per the docs, this is easily done ...
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How to color a WMS layer using database value

I have a transparent WMS layer of polygons. It is a map of a city and i want to color the map according to crime rate. Rate values are obtained from database. I dont know how to select a single ...
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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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Basic WMS question

I am kind of new to WMS (I live a sheltered life) so I apologize if this is an obvious question. I requested some data (I assumed it'd be in vector format). I received a WMS link, which I opened and ...
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Adding a WMS to XMap 8

I'm having trouble adding a WMS to XMap 8, and I'm curious if it can be done at all. I've been using Global Mapper for geologic research for quite a while, which has the ability to download data ...
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geoserver wms layer doesn't see

I've created a new layer, and styled with an .sld file (categorized by value). It works, if I check with Geoserver OpenLayer Preview, but when I citate for this in a .html It doesn't appear. Is the ...
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GeoServer Integrated GeoWebCache and Layer Group Mode

I've been told that in previous versions of GeoServer it was possible to cache the individual layers which make up a layer group and that requests for the layer group would then return the relevant ...
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WMTS Geoserver 2.5.2 - QuantumGIS

I am trying to configure a WMTS using the version 2.5.2 of Geoserver. It seems to be quite straight forward. The problem comes when I try to connect to the WMTS using QuantumGIS 2.6.0. I have access ...
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Add WMS in QGIS gives an error with Map request failed [error:Host http not found url:http://http//

I got an URL from a friend who is working with Oracle MapBuilder. http://[IP]:11188/mapviewer/wms I tried to get the service via ArcMap and it was working. Then I tried my beloved QGIS and there is ...