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

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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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Access multiple rasters with GeoServer

I am curious if anyone knows if, and how, it would be possible to configure GeoServer to provide download (GetCoverage) capabilities to multiple adjacent rasters. A GeoServer mosaic comes close, but ...
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Problem with ImageMosaic plugin of Geoserver - invalid shapefile/tif missing in GetCapabilities

I'm trying to use the ImageMosaic plugin of Geoserver for raster time-series data (I followed this tutorial: ...
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Disk access characteristics of accessing vs building an image pyramid.

Hosting an extremely large (10-100x ram size) image pyramid via WMS has disk access characteristics closer to a random read, but generating the pyramid is a CPU bound sequential operation right?
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Which edition of ArcGIS for Server and which capacity level?

I need to define the edition of ArcGIS for Server product to invest for a small scale oil & gas company. What we need is to be able to: Work on a geodatabase with 2-3 concurrent desktop users ...
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Add WMS Layer into map using Arcobjects

I am going to add a wms layer to my existing map.I use this code: public load_wms(ESRI.ArcGIS.Controls.AxMapControl mapcontrol) { // Create an WMSMapLayer Instance - this will be ...
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WMSGetFeatureInfo : No feature found on click

My map displays well my WMS layers. When i try to get the feature info, the debugger tells me no feature is found features: Array[0] , length :0 I don't know if it is because of a projection issue: ...
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Is there a Python WMS client (thin client analogue of OpenLayers)?

I'm making a geoportal based on (Geo)Django 1.5, PostgreSQL 9.1 + PostGIS 2.0, QGIS MapServer and OpenStreet Map or Google Maps WMS services for the base layer. It seems like there is no problem, but ...
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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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How do I format tilelayer.wms url properties such that I add an overlay iteratively to my base map in leaflet

My base map was created using hard-coded template variables. I am using the leaflet tilelayer.wms constructor and including the url like so: url: ...
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how to increase request feature speed?

I use Geoserver with Oracle DB. Amount of records in DB is less than 4000, but feature request takes 5-6 seconds. How can I speed up this? P.S. Native JAI is false in my Geoserver UPDATE: I have ...
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Partially cached maps

Have anyone tried to set up a tilecache for a certain area of a map, leaving the areas outside of the tiles boundingbox to pure wms calls? Background is I have a map where about 10% of it is accessed ...
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REST API for OGC standards

I can access WMS and WFS using SOAP and XML. Is there an option to access it using REST and JSON? I have gone through the specification and couldn't even find the word REST mentioned once.
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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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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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Setting multiple WMS layers over basemap of OpenLayers 3?

I'm developing a web-based application. In this project I'm trying to create multiple WMS image layer over the map with legends. As you can see below its showing the WMS layer over its basemap . ...
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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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QGIS Server - GetPrint Request with SELECTION parameter

According to informations from this site I can use "SELECTION parameter" with GetPrint Request. I tried to achieve this but without success. With GetMap request everything is ok. Can some one help me ...
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Leaflet Maps Sync Problem (Resolved)

I am trying to sync 3 maps (BaseMapd, overlayMap, tiledMap) side by side however these maps don't sync together immediately but it works sometimes during different multiple browsers (Chrome, Firefox ...
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Help with Python/GDAL documentation

The instructions from the url http://gdal.org/gdal_tutorial.html give the following example: dataset = gdal.Open( filename, GA_ReadOnly) with the following description: It's interpretation is ...
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QGIS returns “invalid layer” when adding a WMS layer

I want to add a WMS layer in my map. I select the server and obtain the list of layers that are published there. I select one of them (the problem is the same with all layers), but QGIS does not load ...
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QGIS Error Adding WMS Layer

I want to add a WMS-Layer to QGIS. If I try it, I get the following message: "Antwort nicht verstanden. Der wms-Provider sagte: Eigenschaften-Abfrage gescheitert: Connection closed" It's a ...
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Retrieve list of all features and values from raster layer (Geoserver and Openlayers)

I'm trying to retrieve a list of all values from a raster layer (GeoTIFF) in geoserver (2.5.x). I tried to modify the code from http://trac.osgeo.org/openlayers/wiki/GetFeatureInfo but I can't seem ...
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PyQGIS add WMS layer with CQL_FILTER

Dear PyQgis developers! I'd like to add a wms layer through my QGIS plugin with custom CQL_FILTER parameters. My problem is, that the CQL_FILTER parameters are not passed to the GeoServer (I can see ...
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GeoServer v2.5.2, webadmin, missing WMS and styles menu

After installing GeoServer v2.5.2 we are missing the Styles and WMS menus. Does anybody seen this, have a clue whats wrong? (The WMS server is working, just the webadmin interface not working.) ...
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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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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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Can't connect to WMS service? An Amazon-EC2 problem?

I'm running GeoServer 2.3.5 on a Windows instance in AWS for the first time. The data is on the server in PostGIS. The map layers have been published and I can see them locally without any problems. ...
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Openlayers WMS url construction

I am working on an extension to openlayers to pre-cache tiles in a local websql datastore to support mapping on mobile device when connectivity is dead. I would like to pre-seed my cache with a set ...
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Can I edit WMS layer or KML layer?

I am using Openlayers and until now i have been using OSM as background and i got points from my db (mySQL) and add them to vector layer, then i could modify them and save it back to the server. now i ...
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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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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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QGIS not rendering WMS layers

I'm a bit of newb' at GIS so be gentle with me. In Qgis I've set up a wms for the British Geological Survey: http://maps.bgs.ac.uk/ArcGIS/services/BGS_Detailed_Geology/MapServer/WMSServer? Now ...
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WMS and Quantum GIS/ArcGIS

I periodically use a nice basemap served by the Utah state government in QGIS. Recently they upgraded their server from ArcGIS Server 9.3 to ArcGIS Server 10.1. Ever since then, I can't seem to get ...
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Rendering a QGIS WMS layer in Firefox hogs the machine

I am less than a novice beginner on GIS Systems and am groping for answers. I followed instructions for WIN 7 Install at both ...
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Having issues getting Leaflet “L.tileLayer.wms” to display Geoserver WMS data

I've set up Geoserver and WMS capabilities to host some weather data files (satellite data for example). Here's an example file: ...
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Mapserver vs QGIS Server for WebGIS with access control

I'm looking to set up a FOSS web GIS to allow sharing of large data files. From online discussions I gather this can be done using a variety of software combinations, eg: PostGIS + MapServer + Open ...
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Data source for 3D buildings (germany)

I'm searching for a data base or webservice, that provides buildings at a level of detail (LOD) of cuboid (length,width,height) or roof, corners, etc or better. The area should cover germany. ...
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QGIS: WMS misalignment

I am experiencing a small screen space offset when using a WMS layer (origin is GeoServer 2.1.4): The image shows a red square which is the top left pixel of a tile (GeoTIFF). An exact copy of the ...
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Read negative elevation data from NASA png tiles

I query NASA JPL service using query string. Response is a unsigned 16 bit per pixel png image and the values are elevation values in meters. Same is described in the capabilty xml of the layer as can ...
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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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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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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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Using localhost as WMS Server

I installed OSGEO4w (selecting Qgis Desktop 2.12, Qgis Server and Apache Web Server) on Windows 7 because I must publish some Qgis project on my pc as server. I have a problem to set my pc as Server ...
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How can I config/use MapCache/MapServer to serve my MBtiles as WMS service?

Currently I am using GeoServer for my Map Service as WMS. I use TileMill for creating a customised map with styling and SHP files and then export as mbtiles. I have tried TileServer-PHP & ...
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Before wms request event on openlayers3

I have an application in which I want to perform a HTTP request (which will handle some map transformations) before starting fetching WMS tiles from server. How can I do a jQuery.post() before ...
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is it possible to combine multiple URLs for one ol.layer.tile in openLayers 3?

I have two Image services that I would like to combine into one layer; one has higher resolution imagery that draws only at a larger scale, and other has lower resolution imagery that draws at all ...
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Create WMS service using MapServer

I am trying to create wms service using Postgres data in mapserver my map file(wms.map) is MAP EXTENT 8240841.450745 2400319.900386 9218007.463612 3107183.406947 TRANSPARENT on IMAGETYPE png ...
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Using Mapbox in ArcGIS like a basemap

System: ArcGIS Desktop 10.3 - Basic Background: Working on different projects, with different data, for different locations. For the most part I get vector data like parcels and buildings for the ...