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

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How do I show my WMS layer using QGIS server and OpenLayers?

I've installed qgis server and it works fine. I've put qgs file in the server folder dir and using "Add WMS layer" from QGIS I manage to view the qgs file. This is how I use get capabilities for ...
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QGIS project on QGIS server — cannot load wms layer

I've created a qgis project on QGIS 1.8, copied it onto the QGIS Server, and am trying to load the project as a WMS Layer back into QGIS. There is one vector layer in the project. Paths have been set ...
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Do large vertex counts in PostGIS cause performance issues in WMS?

I am wondering if large geometry (geometry with large vertex count) in PostGIS might cause performance issues for GeoServer (or other product) in serving the WMS (not WFS)? This question also ask ...
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Creating custom size images from WMS cache

I am currently working on my own WMS service (using PHP). The service works currently if the requested image is in 256x256px size but currently does not support any other size. My service basically ...
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How to Overlay the WMS Layer on Google map

I want to overlay WMS layer on Google layer of OpenLayers with my map server. but My WMS not Overlayed on it. my code is here: function init() { var map; map = new ...
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Set max scale on wms layer in GeoServer

Is it possible, and if so how, to set the maximum scale a wms layer can be viewed? I know you can set it in a rule in the sld style, but from the client you can always(?) change the style and thereby ...
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Driving Zone Computation using Web Processing Services

I am currently evaluating different OGC Services(WFS,WMS and WPS) for driving zone computation. As I am new to WPS services, I would like some suggestions regarding which OGC services to implement. ...
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Converting XYZ tile request to WMS request?

I am wondering if it is possible to convert XYZ layer request e.g (http://dev.openlayers.org/docs/files/OpenLayers/Layer/XYZ-js.html) to a regular WMS request? (Basically if it is possible to convert ...
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Openlayers WMS getFeatureInfo get features with geometry attribute

I am displaying map using WMSlayer and implemented WMSGetFeatureInfo control on wms layer. Tap on a location and get the features using WMS getFeatureInfo service. This service is returning me all ...
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WMS Query does not return all records (Geoserver)

This is a tricky one - so bear with me... i'm a Geoserver newbie... Basically, i have two very similar queries that return species records for a given species in a given geograpic area. One query ...
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Proxy.jsp Internal Server Error

I am using proxy.jsp file to get WMS GetFeatureInfo popup, I have dropped proxy.jsp file in /usr/lib/cgi-bin and added allowedHosts. I changed OpenLayers.ProxyHost = "/cgi-bin/proxy.jsp?url="; if ...
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How send Geoserver WMS GetFeatureInfo query to an area

I am using GetFeatureInfo query to WMS service. When I click a WMS object on the map, the response is coming. http://localhost:8080/geoserver/wms? request=GetFeatureInfo &service=WMS ...
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Is there easy way to get layers names from WMS server?

I've been looking for information on how to get layers names from certain WMS servers, but I didn't find any. E.g. I have this server: http://sdi.geoportal.gov.pl/wms_prg/wmservice.aspx and I want to ...
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Covert /z/x/y.jpg map tiles to something that can be provided using the WMS specification

We have generated some maps in our own software solution where the output is a map stored in XYZ tiling format. /zoom/x/y.jpg I got a request if I could provide it in a WMS. I am wondering if ...
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ValueError using MapProxy decorate image middleware with WMS

I am successfully using Mapproxys decorate image middleware to apply a watermark to WMTS tiles. I am using the following code: def annotate_img(image, service, layers, environ, query_extent, **kw): ...
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Intersection of drawn polygon with WMS layer features. Better of two methods?

Scenario: Several WMS layers with polygon features. Objective: Draw a polygon with OpenLayers and allow it only if doesn't not cut any features in WMS layer. It can contain the features as a whole ...
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GetFeatureInfo Popup not getting popup [duplicate]

I am new to Openlayers, I am using this http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/getfeatureinfo-popup.html to get feature information of wms layers in a popup.If I use the above link on line I am getting ...
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ArcMap - WMS service layers not drawing

I'm using ArcObjects .NET to load WMS 1.3.0 service layers from our ArcGIS server into ArcMap 10.2.2. The process of connecting to the server and adding layers works fine, however none of the layers ...
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UPDATE: QGIS print composer creates a map with gaps for WMS layers

I want to create some maps with qgis, unfortunately i cannot get good exports from print composer. The exported images (i tried many formats) contains gaps, it looks like a tiled wall mosaic with ...
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Difference between a WMTS and a WMS?

What is the main difference between a Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) and a Web Map Service (WMS) When should you choose one over the other? What are the (dis)advantages by choosing one ...
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gdal_translate wms [closed]

Help me, pls, vs gdal_translate and wms i created this xml conf file <GDAL_WMS> <Service name="TMS"> ...
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QGIS --> ArcGIS server by WMS? [duplicate]

I have found this post: Quantum GIS ->ArcGIS Server configuration possible? My question is more specific >> Can I publish feature layers to ArcGIS server from QGIS using WMS?
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tilestache wms layer in qgis and open layer rendered layer

I have setup tilestache and styled a map for using mapnik xml and I can call on the url in a web browser, how can I call the url for a wms layer in QGIS or is there a way to view mapnik xml in qgis. I ...
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Syntax for using ArcGIS for Server layer with WMS service?

I am having some issues with getting an image/png format from an ArcGIS Server. The console returns: Resource interpreted as Image but transferred with MIME type application/vnd.ogc.se_xml: ...
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What dem data are Flex Viewers using to create elevation profiles?

I asked a similar question a year or two ago here: Can Elevation Profile data in Arc's Flex Viewer 3.0 be exported? which appears to not have an answer. Another question regarding the Flex Viewer ...
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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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How to store an image in PostgreSQL and display it in an openlayers popup?

This is question regarding storing of image in PostgreSQL and display in openlayers popup through geoserver(using wms service). PostgreSQL is installed in my virtual machine. I tried to store image ...
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Is there a public CanTopo Web Map Tile Service (WMS / WMTS) available?

Does anyone know of a public CanTopo WMS / WMTS available anywhere? I'm assuming CanTopo is more modern / up-to-date than Toporama? Alternatively, what would be your suggestions for the most pain ...
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Is there a standard vertical datum for meters below the WGS84 ellipsoid, or below MSL?

I have data I am publishing a WMS layer representing data under the surface of the water, say temperature at 100m depth. What is the accepted way to represent this in WMS GetCapabilities document? ...
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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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Change layer styles based on ComboBox search?

I'm using a combination of OpenGeo Server components and hand written GeoExt code to create a map interface. I would like to have a ComboBox that queries the OpenGeo PostGIS database in order to ...
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web map service - does it update by default when data is amended in Oracle source tables?

I have a WMS which source data is held in Oracle. Every year an amendment to the view in Oracle is run to update records. Does the web map service need to be re-published once these amendments are ...
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Get all columns from postgis table when doing a getFeatureInfo request from mapserver's WMS layer

some background: im using openlayers WMSGetFeatureInfo control to get feature info from a WMS layer. the data is in postgis (its a table of points). im using mapserver, and you need to define a ...
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QGIS still not rendering WMS layers

Similar to Neil's question of March 8th 2013: QGIS not rendering WMS layers I can down load the BGS 1:50K bedrock and superficial deposits maps OK, but they don't render except at scales greater ...
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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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Query WMS GetFeatureInfo with known latitude and longitude

My issue is that normally, when you want to query a WMS layer, you need to pass width & height of a map, and x,y (in pixels) which describe a point on the map where user clicked. I want to do ...
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Possible to call Telogis Geobase server from OpenLayers or Leaflet

I've been creating mapping solutions some time with various platforms and one I am currently working on is utilizing Telogis. I'm having a lot of trouble with their JS library, and it's not playing ...
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Geoserver getCapabilties shows wrong OnlineResourse: URL

in my geoserver WMS GetCapabilies document all layeres have an onlineResource parameter which ends with "wms?SERVICE=WMS&" instead of just "wms?" . This has the effect that I can´t cascade my ...
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based map follow layer wms tiled

I am new to OpenLayers. I want to develop a system. I already get a layer from GeoServer using WMS services; this is the code: var hilirPerak = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS("hilirPerak", ...
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Geoserver 2.4.5 with Openlayers 2.13.1 overlay WMS layer

I'm using GeoServer with OpenLayers, happens that my WMS layers do not appear. Do I need to overlay a WMS layer in PostGIS that I have with google maps api and does not work appears in WMS layer ...
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Server Side Thumbnails

I am using a combination of base maps from Google, Bing and OpenSteetMap, along with GeoServer and some geo-spatial data stored on a SQL server, as well as OpenLayers to display maps on a website. I ...
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How to limit zoom level in OpenLayers [duplicate]

I would like there to be only 3 levels of zoom available in the WMS that is displayed in my OpenLayers.Map (from level 6 to level 8). demolayer2 = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( ...
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how to check if a wms layer has no features

I've been searching the net for a couple of days to find a way, how to check if a wms layer has no features... Let me explain I'm using openLayers/geoserver/postgis. I'm using a cql_filter to search ...
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how to limit zoom level in OpenLayers

I would like to have only 3 levels of zoom available (from level 6 to level 8). demolayer2 = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( "abc...","http://localhost:8080/geoserver/gwc/service/wms", {layers: 'def...', ...
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Specifying ArcGIS Server WMS GetFeatureInfo tolerance?

is there a way to specify pixel tolerance when requesting feature info via GetFeatureInfo WMS request for an ArcGIS Server WMS-published map service? I have not been able to find any such information ...
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Why jsonp is disabled by default in GeoServer?

JSONP EXCEPTIONS=text/javascript Return a JsonP in the form: paddingOutput(...jsonp...). See WMS vendor parameters to change the callback name. Note that this format is disabled by default. ...
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Will a WMS handle RPF image scale?

When serving RPF imagery (Raster Product Format) from a WMS, will the WMS handle which layer should be on top? For example, let's say I request layer X and layer Y in some bounding box, and layer X ...
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Polygons missing from GetMap when stroke symbolizer is absent from SLD

We have an interesting scenario with one of our layers being served via GeoServer 2.2.3. The data is stored in a PostGIS DB. Certain GetMap requests were returning empty tiles, but only at certain ...
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How to print a WMS map with chosen scale and WMS zoom level?

I am trying to print a WMS map in QGIS. If, while in the print composer, I chose a "25000" scale, the composer chooses a WMS layer that actually shows a 1:50000 map. To get down deep at the 1:25000 ...
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Is there a way to know if an error occurred while loading a WMS layer, in OpenLayers 2?

First of all, I already asked this question in stackoverflow. I don't want to spam by asking again here. But I think the question fits better in gis.stackexchange. I am sorry for the replication. Feel ...