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

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Geoserver WMS error with large Bounding box crossing the international dateline.

<ServiceExceptionReport version="1.1.1"> <ServiceException code="internalError"> Rendering process failed Angle 13,168,124,524.119 is too high. </ServiceException> ...
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Methods for WMS Layer Data Display in Google Maps

I'm new to GIS. I have started with the Google Maps JS API V3, although I want to connect it to a WMS layer hosted via Geoserver. It seems that the only way to do this with google is to write my own ...
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How to determine the accuracy of getFeatureInfo on a WMS layer?

I have added a WMS layer to the ArcGIS Server JSAPI and am attempting to query it using getFeatureInfo when the user clicks on the map. This is mostly working, except that the accuracy of the ...
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Geoserver WMS character representation error (UTF-8)

I created a layer that is connected to an Oracle DB table. I can access the layer as WMS and as WFS. The character representation is correct in the WFS but has errors in the WMS service. I used Qgis ...
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Finding URL of GeoServer layer?

I'm a basic/novice user with GeoServer. I've installed it and have loaded a sample shapefile, which I can view using the Layer Preview option. Now I want to add this shapefile (as a WMS layer) to a ...
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Is there a method to prevent a getfeatureinfo event listener to listen on certain conditions?

I am working in OpenLayers 2, setting up a WMSFeatureinfo Object that has both 'beforegetfeatureinfo' and 'getfeatureinfo' event listeners. In the response I want to strip out all the WKT for the ...
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Problem loading specific WMS with leaflet

I try to add this WMS in a Leaflet map by using the L.tileLayer.wms. ...
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In a Geoserver Layer how do you make the color ramp smaller?

Is there a way to resize a color ramp decoration in a geoserver layer? As you can see in the WMS jpg request below the ramp overlaps my map. I know how to anchor and move the color ramp, but ...
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Display time param as decoration in WMS request

Is there a way to add dynamic text decoration via a geoserver layout.xml that reflects the &time param of a geoserver WMS request? I know from here how to display frame parameters as decorations ...
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How to pre-render map tiles

I'm looking for a mechanism/mechanisms where by I can pre-render my own map tiles and then server them up to the client through OGC WMTS service. There are numerous ways I have searched on the web ...
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How to identify WMS layers on click

I need to add interactivity to several WMS layers using leaflet, the problem i have is how i can identify what layer the user is clicking, i usually use geojson for this and is easy, but for WMS ...
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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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What does it mean to access a WMS using a proxy?

I am trying to access a WMS service and bring it in through ArcMap, and was given instructions on how to access it using a proxy. Using the proxy script I'm able to download a layer directly to my ...
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Adding geoserver vector wms layers in openlayers 3

I have been trying to add my wms vector layers in openlayers 3 but it isn't working, i guess there is a problem with my script. Below is my javascript code: <script> var osmLayer = new ...
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Mapserver - Image Dimensions Don't Match WMS Parameters

Here is the .map file I am using for a simple map with one layer showing the blue marble world: MAP NAME "world" CONFIG "MS_ERRORFILE" ...
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Avoiding Legends too large to display in ArcGIS message from ArcGIS for Server WMS service?

I have created a WMS on ArcGIS for Server 10.2 with a polygon layer which contains a unique value renderer with 4 categories. The resulting legend item can be called via service call, which responds ...
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Can I consider QGIS OpenLayer basemaps as WMSs?

I am writing a manuscript about QGIS, and I categorized the data types into 3 classes according to popularity (raster, vector, web-data). Then I separated web-data to WMS and WFS. Under the heading ...
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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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Openlayers stylemap label not working wfs

I have created a style map like following: var scadaPointStyle = new OpenLayers.StyleMap({ "default": new OpenLayers.Style("null", { "rules": [ new ...
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Token authenticated ArcGIS WMS resource

I'm trying to set a proxy of authentication for ArcGIS authenticated resources. I have been looking for an authenticated resource published as WMS to verify that my proxy is correctly done. Does ...
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Using the alpha channel of a GeoTIFF in Geoserver

I want to publish a map as a WMS using GeoServer. The map consists of several layers each of which is a GeoTIFF containing RGB channels and an alpha channel. The images were edited in Photoshop and ...
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Drawing arbitrary shapes on a layer using Geoserver for WMS

We are using Geoserver 2.8.1 with Leaflet to do some basic map manipulation on the client-side. One requirement is the ability to render an image based off of the map to be used in other places (say ...
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Find most recent update in WMS or WFS

We want to periodically poll various WMS or WFS services and do something if the source data has changed. Is there any way to do any of the following: find the date of the most recent update to a ...
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WMS in QGIS on very high resolution monitors

I have a 2560*1440 px monitor which is bigger than what some WMSes can take. The layer doesn't load properly. Obviously this is due to QGIS requesting an image that is almost as big as the whole ...
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WMTS not loading in QGIS

I'm using QGIS 2.12 and trying to load the following WMTS layer http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/rest/services/BaseMaps/CBME_CBCE_HS_RO_3978/MapServer/WMTS/1.0.0/WMTSCapabilities.xml from ...
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OpenLayers: adding a loading indicator for WMS requests

I'm new to Openlayers and GIS in general. I have a WMS request followed by the addLayer method, and surrounded by the addition and deletion of a 'loading' class to an HTML element: ...
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Upload .tif to GeoServer via Node.js

How do I upload a .tif file to my running GeoServer via Node.js? I'd like to upload a GeoTIFF to provide it as a WMS by the GeoServer. The GeoServer is responding with a 405, which I think is right ...
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Web Mapping Services from Europe besides OSM [closed]

Wondering if there are any other Web Mapping Services based in Europe or even Asia? Fed up with the Bings and Googles and even OSMs of the WMS world. This is 2012 not 2002, shouldn't we have a much ...
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Setting CQL_FILTER on WMS in ArcGIS?

Is it at all possible to use a CQL_FILTER on a WMS service in ArcGIS? Ideally we'd be able to programatically change the CQL_FILTER parameter in the WMS URL.
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Can I change the width of a line in a GeoServer WMS layer through OpenLayers?

I have a layer in geoserver with an SLD style, which I display in a map web app using OpenLayers2. I want to know if there is a way to change part of the style (the width of the line geometry) through ...
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OpenLayers add white background to image/png geoserver layer

i created a new wms layer in openlayers. i get the layer from geoserver as image/png and transparent=true. openlayers rotate the raster 30 deg (due to its coordinates - it's fine!) but add white ...
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how to debug mapserver / postgis returning 0 results? ( MapServer WMS 1.1.1 / Google Earth / QGis )

user30184 answered the same question here Why is mapserver returning a blank image? user30184 answers to start by specifying SRID and that it often has to do with extent and projection. I imported a ...
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Is there a way to pause WMS layer auto refresh in OpenLayers 3?

I have an application which has to perform a HTTP request (which will handle some map transformations) before fetching WMS tiles from server. Is there a way to pause TileWMS auto-refreshing after ...
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display a selected WMS Info

I am using the WMSGetFeatureInfo and I am also obtaining the Info of the base raster and i do not need that. Is it possible to obtain the FeatureInfo of only selected WMS features? How can I modify ...
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GeoServer cascading WMS, FeatureInfo is lost

I'm trying to cascade a WMS service in GeoServer (http://grb.agiv.be/geodiensten/raadpleegdiensten/GRB/wms?REQUEST=GetCapabilities&SERVICE=WMS). I can view the cascaded layers just fine, but ...
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Does ArcGIS API support Geoserver's WMS and WFS services?

I want to know whether ArcGIS API for Java Script support Geoserver's WMS and WFS standards. I have published my data on Geoserver and i want to query my data by WFS in ArcGIS API to develope my ...
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Retaining Raster Point Data Using wms [duplicate]

I have a single band raster being served via geoserver wms. When I view the raster through geoservers built in openlayers viewer I get different point value results than if I ask geoserver for a ...
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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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Using web mercator with openlayers

I am using OSM basemap in my openlayers application. var OSMlayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.OSM( "Simple OSM Map"); //Creating a Map map = new OpenLayers.Map('map', { maxExtent : ...
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ArcGIS map service and image service in Cesium

Im trying to load an ArcGIS map service in Cesium with WMS protocol but I get this exception: Error: error occurred in "v": Failed to obtain image tile X : 0 Y : 0 Level : 0. When I publish the ...
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Strange URL returned when GeoServer WMS layer added to OpenLayers [closed]

I want to add a WMS layer from GeoServer to an OpenLayers website. However, when I try to load it into the website, I get following error in the console: GET ...
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Is it possible to expose Bing Maps as a WMS endpoing via GeoWebCache?

Is it possible, using GeoWebCache or some other software, to expose Bing Maps as a WMS endpoint? I'm trying to incorporate Bing Maps into custom built software. The software is designed to communicate ...
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getGetinfoFeature problem. openlayers 3, geoserver

I am very new in Web mapping. Here I managed to code this. I have a layer in geoserver that is overlayed on a basemap in openlayers. then I wanted to get the feature info. <html> <head> ...
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Can' update a WMS-source with changed params (updating cql-filter) in OL3 / Geoserver

I'm updating a WMS-Layer in a OL3-Map. I tried to reload the wms-layer with updated clq_filter-params. Can anyone correct my code or give me a working example? // initialize filtervariable to show ...
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Refresh of a customized WMS-Layer (with cql-filter) generates a new map instances on website

I've two simple problems, but I can't fix it by my own :o( My OL-map features a basemap and a cql-filtered WMS from my local geoserver (topp:states). The map is just shown, when i click the ...
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Number of zoom levels in WMS?

I want to calculate the numbers of zoom levels that has a WMS. I had a look to the WMS spec and I guess that it has to be related with bounding box area and image size.
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One large layer with filtering vs. many small layers for WMS serving partial datasets in GeoServer

I am working on a small web application which is supposed to display points on a Leaflet map which are served as WMS from GeoServer, backed by a PostGIS datastore. Users of the application upload the ...
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OpenLayers 3 WMS Styling Using SLD_BODY and POST request

I'm using OpenLayers 3 and GeoServer to create a spatial web application in which I want to enable users to choose a colour ramp (using Colorbrewer) and a number of breaks for styling an attribute in ...
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Add raster layer or a WMS using geotools - problem to run the jar file from cmd

I am using geotools in order to develop a custom GIS. So, i tried to add a raster layer and a WMS based on the tutorials given by geotools. When i am running the project using the main class in ...
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Projection of WMS in MapInfo

I am using the OSM open Roads WMS layer that comes included with MapInfo. I have noticed that when I load this layer the projection of the Map window changes to 'Popular Visualization CRS.' All the ...