XML (Extensible Markup Language) is a set of rules for encoding documents in both human-readable and machine-readable form. It is defined in the XML 1.0 Specification produced by the W3C, and several other related specifications, all gratis open standards.

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refactoring a osmfilter to do a better work

hello dear gis experts new to the gis-technique: i am workin with the following tools: this http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/DE:Osmconvert and that ...
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convert XML to PostgreSQL using MATLAB

In a weeks time I should be able to transfer the GIS data provided in the XML format to PostgreSQL database. I have prepared the PostgreSQL database (empty) and looking at Matlab scripts. (I am on ...
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OpenLayers SVG sprite externalGraphic only works in Firefox

I am trying to set the externalGraphic property of a vector layer's style to an SVG sprite that has various viewboxes to position the icons dynamically by creating different views within my SVG file: ...
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Retrieve path of running plugin in QGIS

In my plugin's directory I've got some XML settings files that I'd like to parse at a particular point during execution of the plugin. Is there a way to get the absolute path where the plugin's .pyc ...
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a hosted service to scrape and parse xml content and map it?

I am looking for a solution to map (on the web) some public data without scraping it first, esp. repeatedly scraping it to check for updates. Is this easy to do or only the data source itself can ...
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How to publish a table in Geoserver 2.4.x, so that only specific users can access it [duplicate]

I want to publish some tables in the geoserver 2.4.x so that it is restricted to some particular users.Right now, I have tables that is public to all users. I have a web app, through which I am ...
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Loading multiple feature types as one layer in OpenLayers

I have a kml file which contains some polygon and some point features in the same file. I am trying to load and view this layer on my basemap in OpenLayers. The problem is that the polygon features ...
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Live XML Truck Fleet GPS Data To ArcGIS

Currently I have access to Truck Fleet Data through Telogis Fleet. Telogis provides an XML feed and I would like to know how I can feed that into ArcGIS that is continuously updated? Thank you
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Working with WKT data in XML File in SQL Server

Anyone have experience with importing XML files into SQL server 2008 or 2012 that have a WKT element that includes the geometry for each feature? I can get this to easily work using FME software but ...
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KML Balloon Not Showing Up In <Folder>

I've created a perl script to create multiple line files from points. It iterates through, creates everything as expected. When you hover over a line, I get a balloon with all of the attribute ...
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Error getting spatial reference as string in arcpy

I am trying to get the string associated with a spatial reference to print into an xml using arcpy and xml.cElementTree. Using the snippet: ... spatial_ref = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(3) ... Prj = ...
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Metadata in Dimap Generic 1.1

Does anyone know anything about the Dimap Generic structure for metadata? I have checked in http://www.spotimage.fr/dimap/spec/dictionary/dictionary.htm but I can't find anything about how to ...
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Is there any help file to understand resource.xml of network Analyst?

I want to translate the direction result of network analyst to turkish. I surf in the interent and found i have to change resource.xml file . the file located in arcgis install directory ...
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Accessing a OGC WMS server and publishing it to ArcGIS FlexViewer

I am trying to publish an OGC WMS service to my Flex Viewer. Within the configuration files amongst a few other layers I have the following: <layer label="EARSS National Outage Map" ...
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How to maintain the data at XML document after changing schema with Diagramer?

After exporting XML with schema and data I did some changes to the schema with ArcGIS Diagramer. now i need to import the new schema and all the data to a new empty file GDB. what are the best ...
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get zoom levels from mapnik xml (MaxScaleDenominator and MinScaleDenominatcanor)

I exported styles from .mss in Tilemill to mapnik xml, and tried to parse it, but I don't have zoom leves as filter, just MaxScaleDenominator and MinScaleDenominatcanor. How can I convert this ...
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XML import to ArcGIS gdb

i am trying to create datasets from xmd files (based on INSPIRE data model). i get a notice that my "workspace does not found"). does anyone have experience with that? i am looking for a schema for ...
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json to xml transformation with x2js

I am trying to transform a JSON object to XML, but i have somehow get stuck in jscript (not an expert). Here is the code: ... var GEOJSON_PARSER = new OpenLayers.Format.GeoJSON(); var ...
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Command Line FGDC/ISO 19115 Metadata Editor

Are there any metadata editors compliant with ISO 19115 and/or FGDC metadata standards which can work with XML formatted metadata and run solely on the command line? Often times I'm working remotely ...
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trouble installing the qgis2kml plugin (or, how to install plugins not available in the Plugin Manager from source)

I'm trying to install the qgis2kml plugin for qgis. Its not showing up in the Plugin Manager search and the only qgis "repositories" I can find are websites for downloading source code. Which is ...
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OSM XML: Should I generate contact:phone or phone?

I am generating OSM XML data for all POIs of Wikivoyage, the collaborative travel guide. When I want to express a phone number, should I generate contact:phone or phone? Both mean the same thing. ...
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Display Dolfin XML in Web Browser?

I got a mesh as Dolfin XML and would like to know if there is anybody that had some experiences with the web visualisation of it. Is it possible to convert in X3D?
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Missing lxml in QGIS 2

I made a QGIS plugin in QGIS 1.8 doing a lot of XSLT transformation and other XML handling with the library lxml. After upgrading to QGIS 2.0 this plugin does not work anymore: "ImportError: No ...
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ArcGIS Metadata validation

I have been importing metadata from an xml file generated with an xslt transform. During the import process, ArcGIS attempts to validate the metadata. It gives a number of cryptic validation warnings ...
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Can I specify an external WMS service with THREDDS?

I know that when you use THREDDS, you can specify the internal ncWMS-based WMS service thusly at the top of your catalog: <service name="wms" serviceType="WMS" base="/thredds/wms/"/> The ...
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XML with polygons to Shapefile?

I would like to know how can I convert this xml with polygon coordinates http://api.antwerpen.be/v1/geografie/statistischesector.xml into a shapefile. I'm sorry if this is a silly question but I am ...
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GML Parser for C++/Java/…?

I am looking for a good parser for the latest GML (Geographic Markup Language) version in preferably: C++/Java/Ruby/... I am especially interested in reading the geometry of individual features. Does ...
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OpenLayers - Get LayerName from GML Response object

I am using the WMGetFeatureInfo control in OpenLayers to select items from my layers and return GML. I use this to get an attribute from the GML; var val = evt.features[0].attributes.UID; //Where ...
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Editor to work on GML files

I am looking for a good way to work on GML files and would appreciate some personal experience. At the moment I am using nXML or SGML mode for Emacs but I wouldnt mind having an IDE/Emacs mode/... ...
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Expected DTD markup was not found

I am trying to upload an XML document using python and arcpy.MetadataImporter_conversion I keep getting an error: Expected DTD markup was not found. Line 1, position 3. Failed to execute ...
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Export arcgis data to xml all at once

Is there a way in ArcGIS10 to export all feat classes, tables, datasets all at once as XML? I know there is a batch command but still appears you have to select items. I am in process of writing a ...
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How to Import Metadata of feature classes with them into ArcSDE?

I have a database that has numerous feature classes of different types. None of these feature classes have metadata. I understand that when you import feature classes to a database, the metadata ...
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How to programmatically convert arbitrary XML data to shapefile?

EDIT: Based on the answers below I decided to do some programming. I'll be using GEOtools for this, a java lib: http://www.geotools.org/ I have the following XML: <shapes ...
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Setting up THREDDS catalogs for ocean model data

I've got a bunch of NetCDF files from ocean modeling runs. Some are 3-day forecasts that are run daily, some are hindcast runs where each hindcast is split into multiple files like ...
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XML Error with exporting table from polyline shapefile

I am trying to export a selection from an attribute table to an output and am enountering the following error (currently working in South America, so it's in Spanish, but it just says there is an ...
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How can OpenLayers WFS-T request be used to work with OSM editing API?

WFS-T sends a xml post request to server and OSM api also requires xml post request. But the syntax of the request are different. I am a heavy mapper, and develop app using OSM data. This is for ...
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unable to copy all rows from xml file to file geodatabase

i tried purging a file geodatabase and copying values from an xml file via the load xml document The file has over 400,000 records but only 98000 records copy. I keep getting loading xml recordset ...
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In Arcpy, Erase function error: “XML being loaded could not be parsed”

Here we go! A error in my previously-smooth-running arcpy script has me confounded. The error occurs where the script selects individual features in two different feature classes, and then performs ...
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XML file created when .mxd is saved

I have ArcGIS 10.1 and Xtools 10.0, each time .mxd is saved there is a .xml file created. How do you prevent the creation of the .xml file with the same name as the .mxd? Where in the Xtools menu is ...
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Error message - AdvanceToElement:unable to find xml element

How can I handle the below error when I'm trying to add an XML file into ArcGIS for Desktop using ArcCatalog. AdvanceToElement:Unable to find XML element (WorkspaceDefinition not found in XML doc) ...
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When using Perl to parse coordinates out of kmls how can I account for MultiGeometry polygons?

I have written a perl script that extracts coordinates from some KLM files. like this: if ($start ne 6) { $sheet = substr($line,$start,$end-$start); } $start = ...
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When I export shapefiles from ArcMap 10 there appears to be no xml file created?

When I create shapefiles in ArcMap, be it by selecting certain features from existing data or creating new polygons/points/lines, I look in My Computer and see a dbf prj sbn and sbx file. These ...
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java.lang.NullPointerException with GeoServer and Postgis

I am continuing work that another person began based on Geoserver and postgis. On the database level there are many tables and the layers are views based on these tables. That is working great! Now I ...
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What map providers allow export xml data like openstreetmap?

I'm looking for map providers that return xml data about an specific area like openstreetmap export functionality. Do you know any service opensource or comercial that works in that way? Thanks in ...
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How to parse ArcGIS Server generated output XML?

I have a use case in which I need to parse the XML generated by an ArcGIS server, then push that data to another API. The ArcGIS server sits behind the firewall at our customer's site and exposes a ...
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Writing iso19139 compliant xml metadata from a spreadsheet

I am looking at a way to migrate the metadata from a spreadsheet into iso19139 compliant xml metadata documents for a collection of shapefiles. I can parse the data out of the spreadsheet into strings ...
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My MXD is creating an XML file with the same name when I save it [duplicate]

Note I have not installed Xtools and I have ArcGIS 10.1. Any idea of what is going on? Here is an example of the content of the XML: <FrameworkConfig TagName="FrameworkConfig" ...
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ESRI ArcMap Add-in Config.esriaddinx

I'm in the process of converting an older ArcMap extension to an Add-In in C# and I am trying to best take advantage of the XML based configuration. Config.esriaddinx works great for the basic set up ...
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A PROBLEM WITH XML Standard Layer Descriptor for GeoServer

I wrote an xml in Standard Layer Descriptor for GeoServer, with the objective to map a satellite image with discrete values. I wrote: < ColorMap type="intervals"> < ColorMapEntry ...
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Using Python to parse an XML containing GML tags

I am trying to write a python script which pulls GML tags out of an XML file and formats them into WKT for inserting into a PostGIS database. I have been successful in doing so for an XML containing a ...