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When performing the attribute join in ArcMap, the joined information (that you can see in the attribute table) is stored within a map document (.mxd) file. In order to save joined fields in the new shapefile (so it will have fields for each year you need), you have to export the joined layer from the table of contents. The result shapefile exported on the ...
The Docs Page for the OpenGeo Suite QGIS plugin , has a link titled Support, which leads to the Issue tracker on the github reprository. I suggest that you open a new Issue on the Issue Tracker for this Problem.
If you use geoserver's Shapefile Output on the WFS service, it doesn't matter what the source of the data was. It doesn't matter whether the data is coming from Shapefiles or PostGIS or something else. Let me try to provide answers to all your sub-questions. It doesn't matter about how big the table was, or how many features it contained, Geoserver can ...
If you have a table with a row for each combination of year and point ID, then you have a many-to-one relationship ... multiple rows (years) for each point. This is always a pain in GIS because you have can't visualize multiple related rows very easily. If you have few enough years you have to deal with, you can work around the problem by creating a column ...
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