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I want to label all areas in a multipolygon in Geoserver using SLD. I have a map with two or three areas, but the label is only visible on the largest one. See attached images; the first image shows the map as a whole, the second image is zoomed in on the "northernmost part".

In Qgis there is a feature called Label every part of multi-part features. Is there something similar to this in Geoserver?

I've tried :

<VendorOption name="goodnessOfFit">-1</VendorOption>
<VendorOption name="conflictResolution">false</VendorOption>

among other sld commands.

The map

Zoomed in version

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To the best of my knowledge (as the current maintainer of the GeoServer labeling engine) it cannot be done, unless you pre-process the data and split the above into multiple features.

An option to do that could be added though, like a labelAllComponents vendor option.

See this guide if you are interested in making it happen: https://github.com/geoserver/geoserver/wiki/Successfully-requesting-and-integrating-new-features-and-improvements-in-GeoServer

  • Thank you Andrea for your answer. Although not what I was hoping for. I will request a new feature for the future versions of Geoserver :) . – Peter Odd Jul 1 '16 at 7:57

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