Questions tagged [administration]

The process of setting up and configuring a piece of software. Usually the term is applied to software that run as or supply some sort of service with multiple users.

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Having functional copy of geodatabase in same SQL Server instance? [closed]

Having an Esri Enterprise geodatabase, I want to have a copy of the database in order to make some tests. I have an instance of SQL Server, and I do not want the overhead of installing and maintain ...
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Difference between “heap size” and “SOC”

About ArcGIS Server Administrator Directory and concerning the Server Machine Properties, what are the differences between : App server maximum heap size (in MB) SOC maximum heap size (in MB) ...
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Django map permissions

I want to build a site using Django and have a user system. In that site I want to serve maps and other data, but not to all users. What I am interested in is : can I give the maps some viewing ...
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ArcGIS Administrator REST API

Is it possible to use ArcGIS Administrator REST API via front-end (JavaScript) application? Every request I send is getting: XMLHttpRequest cannot load https://.../arcgis/admin/system?f=pjson. No '...
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Geonode Restrict Upload

An institution wants to have layer/document uploads done only by specific users. The "normal" user shall be restricted from uploading a layer/document. Can this be achieved in the recent version of ...
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Is the OpenGeo Suite available via Docker?

Given that many GIS apps such as GeoServer & PostGIS are available as docker images, has anyone made a OpenGeo Suite Docker Image? I'm searching for this, since the installation page for OpenGeo, ...
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Run processing (GRASS) algorithm as administrator

I am trying to use GRASS algorithms in a plugin of mine, in order to improve the quality of a shapefile containing lines that will be used as a graph later. The first algorithm I want to use is the ...
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Why can't I run the OpenGeoSuite on port 80?

I'm trying to install the Boundless OpenGeoSuite on a Ubuntu 14.04 system, and I'm following the instructions given at: http://suite.opengeo.org/opengeo-docs/intro/installation/ubuntu/install.html#...
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How to get connection info from an .ags connection file?

I am working on a Python script to manage ArcGIS Server services (publish new services, update existing services, delete old services, etc.) in batch across multiple environments (e.g. dev, test and ...
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Managing members in ArcGIS Online - Multiple member content transfer then delete

I would like to delete about 15+ members in our organization's ArcGIS Online account. I know I can transfer the content of each member to another member's account and then delete the former. I would ...
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Optimal SDE Database Configuration [closed]

I am starting to set up PostgreSQL as a DBMS for ESRI SDE instances. I am looking for recommendations for setting up the roles/schemas for this. My architecture is: Virtual private server with ...
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Configuring and adding images/links/URLS into pop-ups on ArcGIS Online?

I am administering an ArcGIS Online Organizational account and am newer to this side of ArcGIS Online. I am trying to create a map with pop-ups that contain different images for different points, ...
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how to custom geodjango admin

Here is what I do in django: class MyModel(models.Model): pass class MyModelAdmin(admin.ModelAdmin): pass admin.site.register(MyModel, MyModelAdmin) But with geodjango I have this: ...
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Configure Geoprocessing Service after publishing?

I want to use some variables in a geoprocessing service like a URL, that should be configurable from the arcgis ardmin or manager. Is it possible have a tool input, which value will be specified by ...
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Geoserver web admin page language

As far as I know Geoserver web administration page language depends on the language settings in browser. So if my preferred language is Russian I see partially translated page, and if I need it in ...
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Non-admin GeoServer users with advanced privileges

I have user, who has full access to only their workspace. How can I allow him to: change their password set password protection for reading/writing layers from his workspace create own service rules ...
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problem login geoexplorer - redirect IP

I have problems when I want to log the administrative user through GeoExplorer when geoserver is running on a server with public ip but redirection to a private ip. GeoExplorer takes too long to load ...
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User locking postgres/postigs table without privileges

I have a PostgreSQL 8.4.4 database with PostGIS 1.4.2 and I am experiencing a problem where an external GIS system (using embedded CadCorp SIS 7.0) is connecting to the database and taking Access ...
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Is it real to install PostgreSQL 9 on the virtual machine Windows Server R2?

I have Virtual Box with GuestAddition. And virtual machine "Windows Server 2008 R2" When I use real computer with Windows Server 2008 R2 I can install postgresql-9.2.3-2-windows. But when I install ...
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Is there any way to get an email when ArcGIS Server services are stopped/down?

Occasionally, but all too often unfortunately, my AGS services just stop for no reason. I don't usually notice this until the users call me and ask why their maps have no data. Is there any way (I ...
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Why shouldn't data be loaded into enterprise geodatabase logged in with sde user?

I've read somewhere that it is not good practice to load data into an enterprise geodatabase using the sde user. I was wondering what the reason for this is?
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GeoServer Roles and Job Description

Sorry if my question is a little bit weird. I want to give all my team members a job title but I am not sure what to give the ones who are dealing with GeoServer and he is a web developer at the same ...
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Identifying unused Step Types in ArcGIS Workflow Manager (WMX)?

Is there a way to bulk identify unused step types using ArcGIS Workflow Manager Administrator? Perhaps someone has worked up (and is willing to share) a SQL select statement that returns unused step ...
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Remove stale/obsolete geometry columns from the geometry_columns table

I understand that the function Populate_Geometry_Columns() inserts records in the geometry_columns table for geometry columns that are not yet listed there. However, an invocation of ...
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Is there a way to prevent a WMX user from adding an embedded attachment?

I would like to allow Linked and URL attachments but prevent embedded attachments. The ManageAttachments privilege seems to be all or nothing. Does anyone else require this particular ...
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Automating removal of all demo layers from GeoServer?

Is there an easy way to empty out an install of a standalone Geoserver jar (i.e., delete all the examples) or do I have to do it through either the admin GUI or the RESTful interface? Can I just ...
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Map Service Update - clearing browser temp files

I'm noticing whenever I make a change to an ArcGIS map service (add layer, remove layer...etc) I always have to clear server cache and my internet browser temp files in order for my flex viewer app to ...