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

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GDAL WMS Question

I'm new to GDAL and am currently trying to hit a WMS using gdal. I need a way to save the image to my desktop. I currently have an xml file with the WMS description syntax that gdal wants -> ...
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Force an ArcGIS API for JavaScript WMSLayer to use EPSG: 900913 (instead of 102100)

I have a use case where an external WMS server can serve maps in the Web Mercator projection using EPSG code 900913, but won't recognize ESRI's 102100 code. My question is: can I force all WMS ...
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Launching Open Layer

Bound Image....I currently have a few shapefiles of a place with a background map of that place. I have imported both shapefiles into postgresql and geoserver. After loading the layers onto geoserver ...
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WMS - get point data in computer readable form (other than map tile)

is it possible to get a data from some map services on questions like is there a water on [X,Y] (i.e. blue colour on map) is there a dessert on [X,Y] (i.e. yellow colour on map) similarly for any ...
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GeoServer: Combining multiple raster stores into one wms layer

I would like to publish a DTM as WMS using GeoServer. For the visual part I have a hillshaded version of the DTM and the original DTM contains the height as floating points (level above sea). ...
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symbology changes colour when harvested from WMS to online map

I'm harvesting a web map service and from my legend the symbology is pink but the same feature on the online map is green? I've had a look at the GetCapabilities file and opened the legend png and ...
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Architecture for java ee application

I´m new to GIS development. I have read about Openlayers, maps servers (i choose Geoserver), geodatabase (in my case i choose PostGis) and theory of gis in general. I´m developing a Java EE ...
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“Shapefile to WMS” with FME

I'm using FME Desktop and Server 2014. At the moment my workspace looks like the following. It reads a .csv file and transforms this to a ESRi Shapefile. This is working. I can use the shapefile with ...
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Problems with WMS QGIS 1.8

Hi I have loaded WMS layers previously but i seem to have hit a brick wall. I am trying to load from either the Geological Survey Irelands website (near the bottom of the page): ...
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How to compose WFS GetFeature link from WMS capabilities definition?

This publication of geoinformation provides download links for GetCapabilities documents via WMS. The platform also runs a WFS service as can been seen here. I wonder if it is possbile to compose a ...
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OpenLayers + GeoServer's WMS — Passing Feature ID into a Variable

I have a WMS PostGIS-based polygon layer served by GeoServer, and whenever I click on any feature I want to get its gid value, so I can pass this value to the DOM. Unfortunately, I could not find a ...
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Serving WMS using Mapserver (Mapfile)

I want to display a map from Mapserver in Openlayers 2.13. I've prepared the Mapfile: MAP NAME "WMS Server" IMAGETYPE PNG EXTENT 106.637 -6.36199 106.78 -6.231 SIZE 600 300 IMAGECOLOR ...
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Change WMS symbology

Is it possible to change the symbology of a WMS from external developers - I'm harvesting WMS and the symbology is very messy and unclear when some are viewed together - can I change it? Any help ...
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Configuration for GeoWebCache in Geoserver 2.4.0

I have developed a web map application by using Geoserver 2.4.0 and tomcat 7 in Windows XP. I have tried to configure the GeoWebCache for WMS layers to speed up the service but unfortunately it ...
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Single tiled Mapserver WMS to avoid Labels and features cut along tile borders and repeated labels

I am using Mapserver-wms-openlayers for publishing maps. But there are some issues came across related to duplicate labeling for same feature in adjacent tiles, unwanted breaks in line features along ...
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Debugging a MapCache / MapServer error

I'm trying to resolve an error when accessing a MapServer layer via MapCache and would really appreciate any help on what's going wrong. I'll add excerpt of the relevant files below, but the basic ...
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How to use FME to parse .txt file to publish content to REST Interface?

I have a, from my point of view, complex question, which can be hopefully answered by some of you. Firstly some general information. I'm using Windows Server 2012 FME Desktop and Server 2013 ArcGIS ...
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Heatmap processed on the whole layer / dataset

How can I process the geoserver heatmap on my whole database rather than on the displayed part of it? What I want is to keep the same color for each place, everytime. Here is an illustration of what ...
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Geoserver heatmap in meters rather than pixels

Is it possible to get the radius' density kernel of the heatmap in meters rather than in pixels? http://suite.opengeo.org/opengeo-docs/cartography/rt/heatmap.html If not, is there other alternatives ...
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Why are these WMS/WFS layers not appearing in QGIS?

WFS and WMS layers are not appearing when connecting to servers. I am using QGIS 2.0 and am attempting to connect to: http://www.arcgis.com/home/item.html?id=a0ae91856e3c450996d42d53474a1cad The ...
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Geoserver-WMS-problem when zooming point layer

I need help. I would like to have no blank(white) space between points when zooming in WMS geoserver. Any idea? Greetings, Andrew
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Loading WMS layer from external server in Leaflet?

I'm trying to use the WMS service documented here in a leaflet map. The documentation shows an example for openlayers: var wms = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( "Population Density", ...
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When will QGIS use the WMS supplied legend images ? is there a workaround?

I use a lot of wms services with complicated maps : a legend is essential. Qgis displays none of those legends. The URL is quoted in the metadata. example WMS ...
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real-time weather forecast raster for Europe

I am trying to find a numeric weather forecast map (air pressure, temperature, snowfall, precipitation..) that I could display in my web map client. For the client I'm currently using OpenLayers with ...
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What is the bounding box of filtered features?

I'm using geoserver to store a number of gps tracks that are recorded during test drives with a number of vehicles. I have a layer defined that contains the following columns in the database: date ...
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overlay wfs google in openlayers

map = new OpenLayers.Map('map', options); // BASELAYER var google_maps = new OpenLayers.Layer.Google( "Google Maps", { numZoomLevels: 20 } ); var ...
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How to reproject geodatabase (*.gdb) with datasets and featureclass using custom transformation?

I have a file geodatabase in arcMap which in in EVEREST_1830 datum and Modified UTM projection. Now I need to use OpenStreetMap or googlemaps imagery WMS layer as base layer and overlay the datasets. ...
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MapServer MapCache WMS

I just installed mapserver and mapcache on a Debian server. I struggled to put those two to work :D. Now when I call this url (by the way I don't know if it's the good one) ...
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Publish a 'flattened' WMS in ArcGIS Server

we have a WMS which contains several layers, published using ArcGIS Server/WIN 10.2. I am attempting to determine how we could 'flatten' the service to only contain 1 or 2 layers instead of several - ...
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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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What are the differences between WMS, WFS, WCS, WPS? [closed]

By looking at I do not really understand the differences between WMS, WFS, WCS, and WPS. Can somebody please explain the differences between them?
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QGIS Web Url paramater zoom / scale

I have a link for wms in QGIS Server like this: ...
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MapServer: Default spatial filter

I have MapServer setup to display data (both WMS and WFS), however I'm having a problem adding a default filter. There's is an area on the map that users should not be able to retrieve features from. ...
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Invert axis orientation in QGIS

I'm loading two WMS layers served from GeoServer with declared srs EPSG:4326 in QGIS 2.0 in EPSG:4326. The two layers displays correctly when I zoom in to Sweden. If I display the two layers in ...
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How to set up a Web Map Service with QGIS?

I am very new to QGIS environment.I wanted to work with creating Web Map Service using QGIS server.Does it possible to create Web Map Service in QGIS sever? can anybody help me with resource link and ...
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Adding OGC complaint WMS Aerial Images as Base Maps using arcgis javascript api

I have an WMS layer which is a cross domain resource and I wanted to embed those layers as basemap in my application using JavaScript api rather than using built in ArcGIS Basemaps. WMS Layer is ...
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Display photo in GeoExt popup

I have point feature with name PointPhoto. This feature have attribute: id area PhotoPath Now I am using GeoExt popup to display this attributes, but I cant find a way to display image from ...
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[mapserver]: layer filtering with layerObj.setFilter()

I'm trying to filter a layer (using mapserver) backed by a Shapefile using layerObj.setFilter() but this doesn't seem to have any effect on the returned tile(s). Sample code: layerObj = ...
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openlayers Googlemap and custom wms

I have a custom wms server the transform for this wms is UTM and i cannot set googlemap layr for background for example my feature in wms is Iran country but googlemap background is Algeria this is ...
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Map text is truncated when tiles are created in tilecache

I'm using TileCache between our corporate WMS (Cadcorp Geognosis in this case) and an openlayers map, serving Ordnance Survey data at all levels from OS MiniScale right down to MasterMap Topo. It's ...
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How to get layers from current viewport in Openlayers?

In my web map application, I have developed the printing module by using Mapfish with Geoserver. While printing, I need to send the layers to geoserver only which are falls inside the current view ...
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Simple WMS server

Is there a way to implement a WMS server using only php or python cgi and mysql? I can't use geoserver or mapserver and postgres and any other software as they are not provided by the administrator.
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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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ArcGIS wmslayer select feature android

I am using ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Android and it supports wmslayer but there is no sample or code for selection feature with using wmslayer. My app shows the map getting data from my wms server. Do ...
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add cookies in WMS request

I need to add a cookie in each WMS request. i tried to do something like this but i don't think this is the right way. getURL : function(bounds) { var requestString = ...
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Is it possible to connect to FEMA's WMS and WFS using QGIS?

I have just found out about the wonderful world of WMS and WFS. I have added the FEMA versions of both to QGIS. WMS and WFS. The WMS seems to connect and adds something to QGIS, yet it is not visible. ...
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Does WMS GetFeatureInfo takes into account the applied Style (SLD)?

As the title says, does WMS GetFeatureInfo takes into account the applied style to a layer? For example I have layer of all US States and I applied the following SLD: <PropertyIsEqualTo> ...
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Google Maps with shapefile/WMS - get feature info problem

I've just created my first Geoserver "portal". For this I created 2 .js files. In first .js file I have Google Maps API and in the second .js file I have my shapefile. Directly from Geoserver I can ...
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ArcCatalog Error Adding WMS Server

When I tried to add a wms server in ArcCatalog, the following message came up: "The URL you passed in uses a protocol that is not supported." . The WMS Server is the following ...
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Retrieve WMS service from GeoWebCache with OpenLayers

Ok guys, here we go ! For my needs, I basically added a standalone version of GeoWebCache. After some configuration, the GeoWebCache retrieve the data from GeoServer using Capabilities. Now, in my ...