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

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OpenLayers weird problem with GoogleMaps base layer and WMS overlay

I'm trying to overlay a WMS layer over GoogleMaps base one. The WMS layer is defined like this: var catastro_layer = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( "WMS Catastro", ...
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What if format for Getcapabilities document

I want to add capabilities URL for cascading a layer from remote WMS in Geoserver. What will be the exact format for Getcapabilities URL ?
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popup in unrequired field/layer

I am new in webGIS. I am using WMS layer. I used ftl file in the geoserver directory and WMSGetFeatureInfo for popup required information. Every thing is ok but the popup activates even in unrequired ...
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Are there any common rules for WMS clients to comsume the WMS in tiles?

Looking at OpenLayers and other clients. They requests small 256x256 tiles of the map. I am wondering if there is a common ruleset for these tiles to relax the server computation on raster layers. ...
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What WMS server would be suited for serving many aerial photos?

Given a big set of aerial photos taken. 7000x5000 pixels. What is the best way to serve these in a WMS. When reading up about different WMSs, I get confused about the complexity and have a hard time ...
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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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WMS Service is not displayed

I try to display a wms-server in qgis. It serves several coordinate systems, but only few are working. Here is the link: http://www.webatlasde.de/arcgis/services/Maps4BW/MapServer/WMSServer For ...
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OpenLayers WFS flip coordinates

I have a problem integrating WMS and WFS. Basically what i want is when user clicks on WMS then a clicked polygon is added to vector (and selected). The problem is that the WMS is in version 1.3.0 and ...
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ArcGIS Desktop - Web Services Definitions

Aside from .LYR files, is there a file format (preferably open) for defining web service endpoints for Arc products? For example, if I publish a WMS feed, can I provide a downloadable resource for ...
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SLD not linking to ArcGIS wms service

I need to style an ArcGIS Server 10.0 WMS Service with an SLD File. I have picked a very simple point style SLD which should style all points with one circle. ...
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How to link Geoserver WMS layer to Google earth?

I tried with what was available in Geoserver Layer preview as kml. It gives the geom itself at higher zooms, not the image for that area. What to do to get only the png/jpeg images from Geoserver and ...
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CartoDB map in openlayers

Is there a way that i can upload my CartoDB map in Openlayers as a WMS layer or Vector layer. Here is the my CartoDB map link. http://cdb.io/1nxdrpf
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Looking for examples of doing raster layers in SharpMap or MapAround c# WMS implementations

We have a large set of photos taken from a plane. After georeferencing them we would like to show them in a WMS, and I have found two c# candidates : MapAround and SharpMap. Has anyone examples of ...
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How to support multiple Coordinate systems with ArcGIS Server 10.0 WMS?

I have a serve a number of wms Layers with ArcGIS Server (AGS) with the following coordinate system support - EPSG:25832, EPSG:31467, EPSG:4326 and CRS:84. As far as I can tell, AGS only supports 2 ...
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How to get only part of a WMS GetCapabilities request

Is it possible to modify the WMS GetCabilites request URL in order to get back a certain part? For instance I am only interested in this part of the XML: <LatLonBoundingBox ...
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What tile/tiling strategy should I use with GeoNode/GeoServer?

I've got a wicked GeoNode instance running, loaded with some basic vector data. I want to be able to serve our local-County aerial imagery as a basemap within GeoNode. I am thoroughly overwhelmed with ...
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save a WMS image on disk and apply a classitem (gdal commands?)

I need to save an image on disk trough WMS coloring the pixels applying a CLASSITEM (e.g. Mapserver CLASSITEM). Is it possible using gdal, if so, how? Thanks in advance, D
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Looking for a well used opensource .net WMS server that can show raster layers

We covered a large area with a plane and have all the images with georeferences avalible also. I would like to provide the images taken as a WMS and not knowing much about gis still, there are alot of ...
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Get bounding box of WMS

Is it possible to request the bounding box of a WMS from GeoServer? In my case I have a WMS that I show with L.TileLayer.WMS in a Leaflet map. I like to center and zoom my map to the WMS.
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What can I do in qgis to manage a WMS frequently unreachable?

In my project I have a layer linked to an external WMS server (provided by a local institution). The problem is that it is somewhat unreliable: it is down rather often. Is there something I can do to ...
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multiple users on one wms layer - style and filter

I am using geoserver to show Points data from MySql in OL. The data saved in one table for all the users - 'Points' with a geometry field and Id of the user. I want to be able to let the users to see ...
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How to add Routing Table Query-Result on pgrouting?

I've followed the pgrouting latest workshop http://workshop.pgrouting.org. I wanted to know how to add the routing table query-result into my webpage directly after the route showed up? regards
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Can Geoserver return the raster value of a lat/lon point

I have a GeoTIFF published by Geoserver 2.2 and being used by Leaflet via WMS. How can I get Geoserver to return the raster value at a lat/long point? I'm guessing it has to do with using WCS, but ...
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Remove only a subset of cached tiles of a wmsLayer (GeoWebCache)

imagine a wmsLayer defined in geowebcache.xml that forwards, for instance, a STYLES parameter to the WMS service by utilizing a regex-based parameterFilter. As ...
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CartoDB - problem trying to add a geoserver WMS as a basemap and it says it doesn't contain supported projections (3857,900913)

I had suspected that the version of geoserver (2.0.2) did not support these 2 EPSG's . However, when I then look at the getcapabilities - I find that both EPSG's are present. ...
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MapServer: msWMSGetCapabilities(): WMS server error. WMS request not enabled

I took a look at this question/answer, and although helpful, it did not solve my issue. After spending the last couple days on this, I am confused as to why I'm getting: msWMSGetCapabilities(): WMS ...
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Add WMS layer in existing map with ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer

We have an existing Silverlight application that loads a ArcGIS MapService and display it to the user. We want to add the ability to also add a WMS layer on top of the existing displayed map. I am not ...
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how to compile qgis-1.8.0 on ubuntu

i have downloaded qgis-1.8.0.tar.bz2 and I want to install it on my linux computer(12.04 LTS). How can I perform it please? I do it because I am desperate with Qgis 2.0.1 Dufour on ubuntu 12.04, ...
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ArcGis Server 10 - GetFeatureInfo issue

I've got an OL 2.13 client where I use a hack on GetFeatureInfo to be able to get objects within a bounding box. I can't use WFS which would be the natural choice for this scenario, which forces me to ...
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How can I centralize QGIS connections for multiple QGIS installations

I have multiple computers with QGIS installed on them. I regularly use the same WMS / WFS services. Now I have to connect to these services for each QGIS installation separately. It would be great ...
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Libraries and/or ideas for navigating WMS time-parameter

I'm currently working on a project where we need to incorporate the TIME-dimension of WMS-layers (see http://docs.geoserver.org/latest/en/user/services/wms/time.html#wms-time) in our web map. The ...
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How to zoom to object on WMS layer with OpenLayers?

I have a map with WMS layer. And want to zoom to selected object. Now i use GetCapabilities from Geoserver and zoom to bbox of whole layer. So how to do what i want? Or can u tell me how to get ...
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One of my WMS layer is not loading the image tiles.

One of my WMS layer is not loading the image tiles. See the code: <script type="text/javascript"> var map, ia_wms; function init(){ map = new OpenLayers.Map('map', ...
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WMS MODIS Data OnEarth

I want to add OnEarth WMS MODIS in Openlayers. Web Map Tile Service (GIBS) does not fit because I want to get the images from 2006 to 2010. But I can not even imagine how code should look for WMS ...
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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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Display WMSGetFeatureInfo as tooltips geoExt

I load a map with data and collect information in a json file I want a tooltip appear when mousing over a town on the map I wonder if you have devised. thank you var vecLayer = new ...
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WMS in Google Chrome (ArcGIS API JavaScript) not working

I am doing a small web with WMS, but I have a problem with Google Chrome (and IE... but with this one I don't mind). Down of this lines there is two website: Galicia: This one contains WMS from ...
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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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WMS layer disabled when i grouped

i am using geoserver 2.4.0 for my GIS based web application.My Wms layer disabled when i grouped more than 3 layer in my application.Previously it worked fine.This problem occurs in real time only,in ...
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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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Is it possible for Geoserver to create a WMS that pulls red, blue, green channels from different data layers?

If I have three separate raster datasets available in my GeoServer instance, each with one channel of 8-bit unsigned int values, is it possible for me to somehow create a single WMS service that pulls ...
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QGIS 1.8.0. How to resolve map request error. Import of WMS layer

When attempting to import a WMS layer into an existing QGIS project, the following error message appears: Response: msDrawMap(): Image handling error. Failed to draw layer named ...
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Selecting WMS Layer on hover - Error Openlayers.REQUEST.GET params

I have wms baselayer and wms shapefile. I want to select the wms shapefile feature while hovering and change its color. I tried SLD Select and adding Selecting and Hover Vectors separately, but ...
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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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How to use “outputConfig” to configure LayerPanel from GXP

Can outputConfig be used for functions too - not just configuration? I have this code in geoexplorer.js (using GeoExplorer 2.4.3) which doesnt work: var GeoExplorer = Ext.extend(gxp.Viewer, { ... ...
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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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“format”:“image/png” - java.io.IOException: The byte array is not a recognized imageformat

I am using mapfish to print WMS layers from Geoserver 2.4.0. While printing WMS layers, Error appears in PDF file for some WMS layers. The Error is: java.io.IOException: The byte array is not a ...
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“Shapefile to WMS” with FME

I'm using FME Desktop and Server 2014. At the moment my workbench 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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How to get column names of layer (WMS) using OpenLayers?

Is it somehow possible to get layer's column name using OpenLayers? any example and documentation would be really useful? Edit: I have already tried WMS_describeLayer topp:states layer: <?xml ...