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

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WMS: point “pointer” symbol with offset - getFeatureInfo search area slight mismatch

I'd like to ask what ways there might be to adjust a point's getFeatureInfo search area so that it matches a "pointer" (i.e slightly offset) symbol. We are running GeoServer 2.2.0 (part of an Opengeo ...
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How to redraw WMS layer on OpenLayers without flickering from geoserver?

I have a WMSlayer that is updated every 10sec with new data from SQL. Whenever I redraw the layer using redraw(true) , the map screen flickers. Is there a way to do it without flickering ?
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Openlayers WMS layer always sends “EPSG:900913” as srs parameter [closed]

Why the wms layer ignoring srs parameter srs:"EPSG:4326" and always sending "EPSG:900913" as srs value..? this the code, map.projection= new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:4326"); var ...
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Openlayers with WMS service problem Resource interpreted as Image but transferred with MIME type application/vnd.ogc.wms_xml

I added a WMS layer var wmslayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS("Cities", ...
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OGC filter intersects polygon

I am trying to get a selection of points in my dataset, by selecting a polygon and returning all points inside it. I am using an OGC fiter, and currently I am testing it directly in the OpenLayers ...
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In WMS, is there a way to provide appropriate resolutions/zoom levels?

I am looking for a way to tell a wms client which zoom levels or resolutions that are appropriate for a layer. Something like ... <layer> ... <resolutions> ...
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Selection problem in WMS layer using OpenLayers

I added 4 WMS layers (three polygons and one have point geometry) from GeoServer on my webpage My requirement is: I have to select a single polygon of one wms layer using a mouse click. After the ...
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How do I add feature from WMS to a different layer in OpenLayers?

I have a WMS layer I serve from SQL View. When I GetFeatureInfo I receive JSON presentation of the feature. ...
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Is it possible to make OGC WMS/WFS look like a ArcGIS Server layer, including functionality?

ESRI contacted me about this question. After a good talk the conclusion was that it is not wise to build a wrapper around WMS/WFS because of possible changes to the REST interface of ArcGIS Online ...
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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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WMSGetFeatureInfo returns an empty popup

I am building a web map application using Openlayers and Geoserver. Both the application and the geoserver are hosted on amazon. I would like to include a feature info tool and am using ...
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Combined WMS request issue (one layer has black background)

We are using MATLAB to request a combined WMS from GeoServer. The request is auto-generated as this: ...
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How to dynamically change SLD style of WMS layer being served by GeoServer from PostGIS?

How can I dynamically change a SLD style of a WMS layer being served by GeoServer from PostGIS?
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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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Layer overlay problem in Openlayers /Geoserver

Hallo I am trying to create a Web Map servise using Openlayers and Geoserver. I want Open Street Map (OSM) as back ground and that both vagar_alla and adresspt layers to be tranparent, so that it will ...
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OpenLayers Google v3 and other layers drift apart

I'm stuck. My code works with OSM, but I need it to work with Google as well. The problem is simply that Google v3 and my other layers are not playing well together at all. They don't zoom together. ...
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ESRI imagery service that is WMS Compliant

I want to use the ESRI free online imagery service http://services.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/World_Imagery/MapServer But I want a service that is WMS compliant. Is there a version of ...
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How to change selection tolerance for WMS/WFS in QGIS?

Does anyone know if there is any equal function to the selection tolerance (ArcMap) in QGIS. I have a problem activating points in my WMS/WFS. The "selection tolerance" function solves the problem in ...
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Problem with wfs layer in OpenLayers [closed]

I'm trying to add a wfs layer and it's not working. Here is full code: WebGis .legend { padding-left: 18px; } .x-tree-node-el { ...
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OpenLayers: Problems adding WMS layer to OSM

I need to create a map with 2 layers. The first layer (basemap) is the OSM layer, and the second layer is my custom geoserver WMS layer. This layer is in EPSG:4326 projection. Is this possible? I have ...
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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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OpenLayers WMS Request speed against direct request [closed]

I'm using OpenLayers and I'm calling an Untiled 3rd party WMS service. I've run some tests to test performance\time differences between the following: OpenLayers WMS call to the service (mostly ...
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WMS GetMap MIME type error

After adding the following to the top of my index.html page <!DOCTYPE html> I begin to receive the following error on my GetMap WMS request Resource interpreted as Image but ...
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Leaflet WMS layer not working until zoomed

I created a toggle button to add and remove wms layer from the map. In the default zoom level, it is working fine. But when I remove layer and zoom in or out, then do "Add Layer", the layer does not ...
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How to configure Geoserver WMS to make it printable from QGIS/ArcGIS?

I have installed geoserver 2.3.1 - I am using this to create a WMS of some data held in PostGIS. I can view the WMS in QGIS and ArcGIS, but it won't print from ArcGIS (blank sheet) and in QGIS I get ...
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Use a WMS raster in ArcGIS 10 and combine it with vector layer

I have connected to a WMS server which provides raster images, more specifically, LIDAR surface elevation maps. I also have a vector layer which contains the outline of buildings. I would like to ...
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How to add individual layer of WMS group layer to ArcMap?

I am attempting to add a single WMS layer that is part of a WMS service group layer. I am writing code to do this using ArcObjects in C# .Net. So far I have been unsuccessful. I can either only add ...
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How to apply bounding box filter in leaflet WMS?

There is a working example in leaflet site for adding WMS Layer in leaflet map at : http://leafletjs.com/reference.html#tilelayer-wms. But I don't see methods to provide the filter for bounding box. ...
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Customize display of WMS GetFeatureInfo results

i have a popup that get the featureInfo on the map, what i want to do is to customize the display of the WMS GetInfo Results, i don't want to avoid automatic alphabetic sortingof the attribute ...
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Restrict featureinfo fetched with the WMSGetFeatureInfo request in geoserver

i followed a GeoEXT example to create popup menu that gets WMSFeatureinfo on click on the map, What i want to do is to get some specific fields not all the fields, i try the propertyName (with ...
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GeoServer and OpenLayers in production - Securing WMS calls?

I've a mapping site where users have to login in with username and password. Once logged in the user gets a map of their data using WMS and WFS to display and edit data. This data is served using ...
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GetFeatureInfo on ArcGIS Web Service

I am attempting to call do a GetFeatureInfo request on it a counties layer which is stored withing ArcSDE and hosted via ArcGIS Server 10. The request looks like WMS GetFeatureInfo Request The ...
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WMSGetFeatureInfo returns blank

I've been working on a WMS with a QuantumGIS server. So I've added the QGIS map as a layer to my OpenLayers map on my webpage. Now I want to use the WMSGetFeatureInfo function of OpenLayers to get ...
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Apply styles to WMS layer

I am working with OpenLayers (and GeoServer) and I am showing a WMS layer with countries in a map. Each object (country) in the layer has an attribute called NAME (the name of the country). I created ...
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WMS 1.3.0 from ArcGIS Server not work in GeoExt (OpenGeo Suite 3.0.2)

I used geoext sample app as in the example. added a new source and layers. but does not work: warn message "Non-existing source 'rs' referenced in layer config". but the response from the server ...
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WMSgetFeatureInfo ProxyHost

Does WMSGetFeatureInfo need a proxyhost to allow remote server accessing the data? I use ProxyHost to allow WFS requests, but seems its not working with WMSGetFeatureInfo. the local machines retrieves ...
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Adding a WMS - connection timed out?

I am trying to add a WMS service to qgis but am having some problems. After adding the url and name of the service and clicking on connect, I am receiving the following error message:- "Could not ...
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Having trouble with Webserver configuration on Windows

im currently working on a WMS with QGIS 1.8.0 Desktop with apache from xampp. What I want to do is to have my .qgs file displayed on my webpage as a OpenLayer. So I followed this tutorial: ...
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Display Shapefile on website (Java or PHP)

i have to write an application where similar to Google Maps where i have to display a shapefile in a web application. My available technologies are Java (frontend framework: Apache Wicket) or PHP. It ...
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Point Within, Query in a buffer polygon in WMS like in ArcGIS ESRI

I need to do a query to filter the result inside a polygon or geometry, like this: http://help.arcgis.com/en/webapi/javascript/arcgis/jssamples/query_buffer.html But, i need to do this in a opengeo ...
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Openlayers & WMS - GetFeatureInfo problem

I'm making a small project but I encounter some problems. Let me explain that : Having generated mapfile with mapserver and they are viewable by the openlayers interface, I would like to make me ...
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setup Mapserver WMS from tile files

I'm totally new to Mapserver and I've been banging my head trying to figure out how to mount a WMS server that will seed images of a small geographical area to a OpenLayers HTML page. I already ...
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Why gdalwarp cannot make transparent black nodata?

I have a MODIS ariel image geotiff and I want to remove black nodata pixel (this is Aerosol Of Thickness) 1 band image. I've done like this C:>convert -transparent black ...
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How to use XML data retrieved from WMS GetFeatureInfo?

I use WMS layer in my app and could successfully retrieved Feature Info by click like so: http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/getfeatureinfo-control.html My question is: Is there any way to export the ...
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Openlayers redraw layers: consecutive redraw calls not working

SETUP OpenLayers / GeoServer + PostGIS REQUIREMENT I have a map with multiple WMS layers and of these I need to refresh a few after inserting a polygon in one of the layers. PROBLEM Given below ...
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uncaught typeerror: undefined is not a function

Using some examples from internet, I found this code that shows WMSGetfeatureinfo I don't know where's the problem: Here goes my code: <!DOCTYPE HTML> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" ...
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Problem Overlaying layers in OpenLayers

I have a html page with 2 WMS layers. The first is one Base Layer , & the second is my personal WMS feature. I load it from Geoserver. The problem when I add the 2 layers I do not have the ...
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“Request contains a format not offered by the server.” Error when using CRS transformation with WMS in QGIS

When I try to load a WMS layer which has a WSG84 as a default projection and use a CRS transformation on it, it gives this error message: Request contains a format not offered by the server. The WMS ...
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How to create a map with OSM and webatlas.de's WMS layer?

I spent hours trying to figure out the following problem, I hope someone can help me. You can see here that this WMS has different Projections available: ...
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GetCapabilities Request for WMS

I'm trying to connect to a WebMapServer with the Geotools WMS classes. My problem is, that the resonse-object "capabilities" doesn't contain all layers. When I'm doing the request in a browser, I can ...