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I'm experimenting with Geoserver. I'm styling a linestring layer with CSS in this way, which works fine:

[userid = 1]  {

stroke: #8C2300;
stroke-width: 3px;
stroke-linecap: round;
z-index: 0, 1;

}

In my data store I have an attribute 'color' with hexadecimal values. Can I use this value for stroke color, in this way:

[userid = 1]  {

stroke: [color];
stroke-width: 3px;
stroke-linecap: round;
z-index: 0, 1;

}
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  • Why the z-index: 0,1 if you have no second set of symbolizers in the properties? Feb 13, 2017 at 16:50
  • What error do you get with the second one?
    – Ian Turton
    Feb 13, 2017 at 19:33

1 Answer 1

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You can, I would suggest removing the brackets from the [color] with the code as below;

[userid = 1]  {

stroke: color;  
stroke-width: 3px;  
stroke-linecap: round;  
z-index: 0, 1;  

}

This tutorial provides a similar code block

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  • Hi wyzar, thanks for your reply. When I do this, linestrings are styled in a default black color... I'm using sql server as datasource, and there is a string column 'color' with hexadecimal values (e.g. #661A00).
    – Sven Nijs
    Feb 13, 2017 at 16:41
  • HI, have you got any solution this.
    – Ramesh T R
    Jul 3, 2018 at 7:21

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