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GeoServer is an open source software server written in Java that allows users to share and edit geospatial data.

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Prevent OpenLayers WMS layer cache by browser

I am using OpenLayers (GeoExt) with google chrome browser. All WMS layer is for live database. I have refreshed the browser at certain interval using javascript but the data is cached in browser and ...
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Is it necessary to master openlayers to use geoserver?

Is it necessary to learn openlayers to use geoserver? Can i completely ignore OpenLayers so long as i master using geoserver to publish data on my website because i understand openlayers is contained ...
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Postgres Log Error

I am using Geoserver + GeoWebCache + Postgres for an application. On the application side there is no bugs but on postgres I am getting this log. Please explain and help me to solve this 2014-03-14 ...
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What are some web based clients for GeoServer?

There is a list of Web Clients for Geoserver on the Geoserver site (http://geoserver.org/display/GEOSDOC/Clients). Unfortunately, it is posted as no longer maintained. Does anyone have a current list ...
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Display points labels starting at certain zoom level

I use WMS to display my points on the map. I would like to display points labels(name_ID) starting at certain zoom level. From What I have read I understand I can do it with GeoServer rules, but I ...
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Force all labels visible in GeoServer

How can I force all labels to be visible in GeoServer I have tried with both <VendorOption name="conflictResolution">false</VendorOption> and <VendorOption name="spaceAround">-1&...
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How to create an animated map?

I am seeking to create an animated map illustrating the simultaneous movement of different objects across a large area over time. The display should be capable of playing automatically, or by ...
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How to develop a map with layers in Geoserver?

I have two shapefiles and two rasters. I need to develop a map in Geoserver (ver. 2.0.2) with those 4 elements. They should be like layers which I can turn on or off. I added them on Geoserver like ....
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Transparent NoData through WMS in Leaflet

I'm trying to create a Leaflet map with an OpenStreetMap as a basemap and a layer from a GeoServer WMS. I use: var wmsLayer = L.tileLayer.wms('http://localhost:8080/geoserver/workspace/wms', { ...
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GeoServer WFS GetFeature with BBOX returns too many elements?

My data is stored in PostGIS in EPSG:3035, and I query the data using WFS GetFeature as follows (in CoffeeScript) params = { service: 'WFS', version: '2.0.0', request: 'GetFeature', ...
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Limiting size of GeoServer log file?

I have some configuration or something like that where i can do to limit the size of log geoserver (like 1 Gb), or maybe delete entire log like 1 time of week? Because my logs never stop to increase, ...
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Previewing layer on GeoServer instead of downloading WMS file?

I am new to Geoserver 2.8.0. I just installed it and passed some layers from PostGIS. I used the existing, default cite workspace, then added a myProject Store, with type PostGIS. I loaded the layers ...
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Create legend with OpenLayers 3 / GeoServer

I am using OpenLayers 3 and GeoServer to create a map. I would like to create a legend for the map that I have created. I've been looking for a good example I could base my map legend off of, but was ...
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Is there a symbols level option/solution for SLD?

Is it possible to have an sld blend the symbology in the lines together just as QGIS and ArcGIS allow using symbol levels? In QGIS I can use symbol levels on the line layer and have this appearance: ...
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geoserver heatmap tiles doesn't display well (with leaflet)

I am trying to display a heatmap generated with geoserver on my map using the L.tileLayer.WMS class from Leaflet, but the tiles do not fit well together. Do you have any idea how to fix it?
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How do you make map styles NOT appear in a legend?

I am using GeoServer to serve up OSM data. I am making use of the GetLegendGraphic command, but I do not want some of my styles to appear in the legend (for example, the styles that are ONLY for text ...
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How to migrate geoserver? [duplicate]

I have a geoserver installed on a server and I want to move the geoserver to another server. What is the easiest way to do that?
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Randomly Generate Streeview Point without GIS in country

I'm interested in pulling street view data at random within a country. I can only figure out how to generate a point within a bounding box. Often it pulls data from nearby nations. I'm using a GIS ...
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geoserver xml header for cors xmlhttprequest [duplicate]

I'm running geoserver-2.5.2. From an external server i would like to call it as a wfs source with ol3. For this I would like to allow this external server to access the data. It seams I need a header ...
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Can't see WFS-T layer with OpenLayers and GeoServer (Windows)

I am trying to implement a simple test of a OpenLayers + WFS-T + GeoServer -setup. I have followed the instructions by populating PostGIS and configuring GeoServer, and can see the WFS-T layer data in ...
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ECW support in GeoServer?

I am trying to add ECW support into Geoserver 2.1.1 (also tried 1.7.7) but no luck so far. Does anyone have a step by step guide to add the ECW support ? (the one However, my understanding is that ...
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OpenGeo/GeoServer WFS - getting only as much data as is needed

There's probably a term for this that I'm missing that would help me find the answer... My question is similar to a previous question of mine. I am using GeoServer (as part of the OpenGeo stack) as a ...
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Using Math in SLD file - wkt

Is it possible to use math in SLD file in Geotools? I want to get Orientation for lines and calculate its sine/cosine and then multiply it with some value. But when I do this nothing shows up. Here is ...
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GeoServer Point Stacker: does identify work on non-clustered points?

I'm a newbie to use GeoServer and SLDs so, sorry in advance if my question is stupid. I'm trying to use the Point Stacker rendering transfomation for to cluster my point layer. I've a POSTGIS point ...
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GeoServer converting PostGIS timestamp with time zone

In a PostGIS view i have a field of data type "timestamp with time zone". In GeoServer this field is show with datatype "Timestamp" My problem is that i want the Timestamp to be show in my ...
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GeoServer GeoWebCache seeding dies prematurely

I am using GeoServer 2.6 Final War File in Tomcat. I am setting up GeoWebCache and I am attempting to seed a table from Oracle that has about 600,000 records. (I used the Oracle NG provider to create ...
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Geoserver Caching does not save tiles

I want to cache a layer from Geoserver. I use Geoserver 2.5.1 on Ubuntu 13.10. In the web.xml file under tomcat7/webapps/geoserver/WEB-INF I added the following part: <context-param> &...
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GeoServer cutting off symbols close to tile edges?

When I use specific icons for point display using GeoServer, several icons are cropped automatically. This is may be because of tile size or else. How can I resolve this?
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ImagePyramid tuning in Geoserver

I am running several WMS layers from a GeoServer (2.2 RC3 at the moment of writing). All layers are ImagePyramids with sizes ranging from 100GB to 1TB in size. I have read the GeoServer on Steroids ...
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What tile/tiling strategy should I use with GeoNode/GeoServer?

I've got a wicked GeoNode instance running, loaded with some basic vector data. I want to be able to serve our local-County aerial imagery as a basemap within GeoNode. I am thoroughly overwhelmed with ...
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Serving png image tiles using geoserver

I have managed to : 1) Create layers 2) Applied SLD Styles 3) Group the layers together and able to preview What I have is this(layer preview): I would now want to serve this layer via tiles. ...
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Live data on a web based GIS

I'm looking to implement a 3D/2D tactical display in a browser. This should be capable of plotting maybe 100 tracks and their histories with 0.5 second updates. I've researched the available ...
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Problem with Styles having a Workspace

I've encountered a little problem with my styles having an assigned workspace. For one, I've got to admit that I'm not really sure what good does it make to put a certain style inside a workspace. I ...
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Mixed geometry types styling with GeoServer 2.2

I have a PostGIS table with geometry column. In this column I have geometries of several types (polygons, points, lines). I publish this this table on GeoServer. Now I want to create OpenLayers layer ...
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WFS-T Edit using OpenLayers, Geoserver, PostgreSQL (“error performing insert”)

I tried following the tutorials: http://www.gistutor.com/openlayers/22-advanced-openlayers-tutorials/47-openlayers-wfs-t-using-a-geoserver-hosted-postgis-layer.html and: http://apps.who.int/tools/...
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Programmatically setting a layer's bounding box in Geoserver

I have a system built on PostGIS/GeoServer/OpenLayers. Data (a ship's voyage track) is inserted into the database in real-time - a bunch of variables and point geometry type. This is served up via (...
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Is it possilbe to change SLD from client side?

How to change predefile SLD in client side? The reason I want this is I want to turn label on and off on client side.
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Setting transparency for no data in raster in geoserver

I have a raster published in my geoserver with default raster style as below <NamedLayer> <Name>default_raster</Name> <UserStyle> <!-- Styles can have names, titles and ...
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How to find the actual projection name (code) in a PROJCS text data?

Given a PROJCS data PROJCS["unnamed", GEOGCS["WGS 84", DATUM["WGS_1984", SPHEROID["WGS 84",6378137,298.257223560493, AUTHORITY["EPSG","7030"]], ...
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Standard colour ramp for wave height visualisation

I'm working on a visualisation of weather, including wave heights. The source data is from a WaveWatch 3 model, and I'm using GeoServer 2.7 (with NetCDF and dynamic colormap extensions) to do the ...
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How to make transparent the background of a WMS layer in Leaflet

I have inserted the following layer from a geoserver in the following Leaflet map : var nexrad = new L.TileLayer.WMS("URL", { layers: 'Wrecks:WrecksGreaterNorthSea', format: 'image/png', ...
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How to get layer list of layers that are published?

I'm stuck. I've been using geoserver with python extension gsconfig library for a while now. Almost everything works as it should be. While there are little things like publish raster images are ...
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Print Maps - OpenLayers, GeoServer, GeoExt, MapFish

Can anyone point me towards a clear and unambiguous description of how to install and code a very simple map print function for OpenLayers/GeoServer? I am using GeoServer 2.5.2 and OpenLayers 2.12 on ...
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How do I parse getStyle request?

I am having problem parsing http://localhost:8080/geoserver/wms?request=GetStyles&layers=topp%3Astates&service=wms&version=1.1.1 getStyle response from geoserver of layer topp:states. ...
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Openlayers - Cloned features get style from original feature

I am having a problem with the styling of a WFS vector layer from GeoServer after cloning features from it and adding them to a new feature. First I create a new empty vector layer and add it to the ...
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Dynamic SLD styling - unique colours for linestrings

I have a postGIS table that looks like this: (plus a 'track' geometry column, a linestring for the vessel's track) sampling_interval | voyage_name | start_time_utc | id | ship_name | ...
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Raster data on PostGIS

I need to publish raster and vector data through GeoServer WMS service and I have already chosen PostGIS as datasource to keep vector data. Now I would like to know what is the best practice to work ...
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How import a shapefile on-the-fly and have GeoServer render it instantly?

I am tasked with adding one feature to an existing app. It was built with OpenLayers and GeoServer. The task is to import a shapefile on-the-fly and have GeoServer render it instantly. However, I can'...
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Geoserver ImageMosaic Creation through rest api with postgis granule indexing

When I create an image mosaic timeseries store through the geoserver web interface, a new table is created in my postgis database where the granule timeseries is indexed. To accomplish this, the ...
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Zoom to the extent of the WMS layer in GeoServer by OpenLayers 3?

I would like to use OpenLayers 3 (I saw similar question for OpenLayers 2) to display a GeoServer layer using WMS, and zoom to the extent of the layer automatically by getting the extent information ...