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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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Need Advice - Displaying very large amounts of data on Leaflet js from database

I'm researching the best way to display a very large weather dataset (850mb +/-) for folks to use on their mobile and desktop devices. This huge dataset (1 point every 12km across the USA) that I'd ...
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install gdal extention in GeoServer

I am trying to install the GDAL extension (I want to use ecw files in GeoServer). So here is what I did so far: 1) downloaded the GDAL extension and extracted to: C:\Program Files (x86)\...
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How to store and serve data and its progress over time in GeoServer?

I recently started working with GeoServer and stored some shapefiles. I successfully can retrieve the data as JSON. The data I want to maintain in the database changes over time. I do not want to ...
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Difficulty to display WMS and Googlemaps layers using Geoext and ext

i have the following code on my html file: // World Geodetic System 1984 projection var WGS84 = new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:4326"); // WGS84 Google Mercator projection var ...
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Why does GeoServer/OpenLayers show only points from my PostGIS?

I am reading the PostGIS in Action book now and I have a problem with one example: I have created a table: CREATE TABLE my_geometries (id serial NOT NULL PRIMARY KEY, name varchar(20)); I have ...
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How to get a KML of Wikipedia POIs?

I'm looking at the possibility of using a kml layer in a 'geoserver' to provide attribute information on a point. Is there a KML file for the Wikipedia Places articles as it is used in Google earth or ...
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Styling a polygon layer using external graphics

I have a layer which is comprised of a number of different polygons symbolised according to their type. I have set up a style which successfully filters by type then applies a corresponding fill (in ...
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Is there a way to import GeoJSON into GeoServer using some extension without using PostGIS?

Is there a way to import GeoJSON into GeoServer using some extension. I do not want to import to PostGIS, or intermediately convert to shapefiles because that looses the styles but may be that is ...
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How can I add multiple rules in a GetLegendGraphic request in Geoserver?

I am using following GetLegendGraphcs request https://develop.blaa.nl/data/test/wms?LAYER=nccw:variabele_woz&request=GetLegendGraphic&format=image/png&styles=nccw_variabele_woz&rule=...
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GeoServer renders shape incorrectly/distorted

I am having trouble displaying country borders properly in GeoServer, as you can see from the link below (map of Italy). http://trideg.server.de/tridec/wms?service=WMS&version=1.1.0&request=...
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How to create SLD with inline features and style and add to WMS using GeoTools?

I am trying to create labels with arbitrary values on a WMS map using GeoTools (9.4). I have created a feature type, a feature (in a data store), and a user layer. With that I generated an SLD ...
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Grouping of layer with GeoServer and OpenLayers

I need help to display layers group/non group 1. with checkbox to select layer or group 2. icon/symbol for each layer. I saw example codes from OpenLayers where it's adding the layers statically. ...
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How to download GeoTIFFs using the REST API in GeoServer 2.2?

I am using GeoServer (Version 2.2 Git Revision f5b5c35076b52d02eb9cca3fa3232bc17b5f6d80 Build Date 19-Sep-2012 18:33 GeoTools Version 8.2 (rev 704570474295e339c08d1ca140d884f23a8a03a3)) and I have a ...
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Releasing GeoServer WFS-T Feature Lock

For some reason I'm having trouble finding any documentation about releasing feature locks in a GeoServer WFS (or any WFS for that matter). I can easily request a FeatureLock with a request like this ...
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Creating a bounding box to pull from cache

I have a simple python script that is pulling in lat,longs from company's db and we are trying to create several bounding boxes around these points to simulate zoom-levels. The script will pull tiles ...
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Access multiple rasters with GeoServer [closed]

I am curious if anyone knows if, and how, it would be possible to configure GeoServer to provide download (GetCoverage) capabilities to multiple adjacent rasters. A GeoServer mosaic comes close, but ...
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Geoserver and PostGis output [closed]

I have a peculiar rendering of a small table in PostGis of polygones (imported from a shape file) from Geoserver (layer preview with OpenLayers) The object are just cloned ... Would you give me a ...
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GeoServer pregeneralized layers not working as expected [closed]

I've set up GeoServer 2.1.4 and installed the feature-pregeneralized-2.1.4.jar plug in and processed my shape files into each of their separate folders with the generalized shapefiles and I've check ...
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Understanding difference between GeoServer and OpenLayers? [closed]

I recently installed GeoServer and downloaded OpenLayers also. I am a bit lost about which one to use when it comes to add functionality in my web map. For example, I want to add layer switcher, ...
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What are my options for creating a tile cache via a WMS server which requires http authentication?

I'd like to create a tile cache and offer the tiles via TMS/WMS. The source is a WMS server that is protected by basic http authentication, but no SSL. I'll also need to reproject the tiles. This is ...
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Avoiding GeoServer/Java out of heap space error?

I'm new to Geoserver, Ubuntu and Java, but have downloaded a virtual machine from gisvm.com and am getting up to speed. I got as far as configuring it with some fairly large shapefiles from a project ...
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large GeoTiff files on Geoserver

I have a 25 large geoTiff files, representing a DEM, to be published via Geoserver in order to have OGC WCS. The size of each uncompressed file ranges between 235 MB and 6GB. What would it be the best ...
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How to get the layer name?

I am using OpenLayers, Geoserver 2.1 CQL language. The problem is that I do not know how to address the layer. I am trying to call a function like this: var createWmsLayer = function(name, url, ...
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Caching / Preloading data for use with WMS queries

Hoping someone can help me with this issue. I've got a map implemented in my web application using OpenLayers that makes WMS queries to GeoServer that in turn queries a Postgres (PostGIS) database to ...
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How to automatically update WFS edits with a user id?

So I have a WFS layer on QGIS, served by geoserver from a postgis table that around 10 to 20 people contribute to by adding new features or editing existing ones. I have a column called creator but ...
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How to access qgis, postgis, etc in ubuntu through Amazon AWS

I'm new to programming; however i have been able to read and research the programs i need to set-up for a GIS system. I chose to use Geoserver (as WMS) Postgresql, postgis, Qgis and Openlayers. I am ...
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Getting WMS LegendGraphic using GeoServer and GeoWebCache?

I am using GeoServer alongwith the default, build in GeoWebCache. I am using Extjs and GeoExt, as well. Everything is running well, except for the legend graphics request. My code for layers is as ...
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How to find markers in selected dragbox openlayers 3?

Here is a part of code, draw = new ol.interaction.DragBox({ /* dragbox interaction is active only if alt key is pressed */ condition: ol.events.condition.altKeyOnly, ...
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GeoServer 2.4.1: How to use JSONP in a WFS request?

I've ready that I can enable JSONP by setting ENABLE_JSONP in web.xml: <context-param> <param-name>ENABLE_JSONP</param-name> <param-value>true</param-value> &...
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programmatically create and publish geotiff layer in geoserver

We need to automatize process of creating datastore and publishing geotiff layer. Also, before publishing we need to change Declared SRS and to save Native Bounding Box to our database. Geotiff file ...
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How to update a SLD file in GeoServer?

I'm working on my own geoportal. I have prepared a php page which users can describe their own SLD configuration. The SLD file will be stored in GeoServer style folder. But when I tried to view maps I ...
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Export Map to GeoPDF

I am using GeoServer/OpenLayers to build a map website. One of things I want to do is to export a map to GeoPDF. It's not an export from desktop software. More specifically, map tiles are added as ...
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Geoserver Routing with OSM data and PostGIS

Does Geoserver have a routing functionality for the OSM data in PostGIS?
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Strategies for serving large datasets over WFS

We are implementing WFS using geoserver for our customers to consume vector data from a hosted spatial database to their desktop GIS. They want to be able to just connect and browse the data in the ...
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How do I get GeoServer to run on my Web server?

Thanks to iant, dariapra, RK, & rangvald, as the combination of setting up the GeoServer Proxy in the interface, and making changes to the Apache-HTTP and Tomcat worked. I can now click on the ...
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GeoWebCache WMTS always replacing tiles in cache

I've spent the last two days trying my hand at GeoWebCache. I've had some issues and am now out the office so can't access any code to attach. I know if i don't post this it'll bug me all weekend. I'...
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WKT for EPSG:4326 with LON 0 to +360 instead of -180 to +180

I have GRIB2 files that seem to be in a projection similar to EPSG: 4326, except that instead of longitude between -180 and +180 it is between 0 and 360. My intention is to get these files into ...
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Can't access GeoServer after CORS filter [duplicate]

To enable CORS filter I added the following in web.xml file in webapps/Geoserver/WEB-INF <filter> <filter-name>cross-origin</filter-name> <filter-class>org.eclipse.jetty....
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Where is my Geowebcache tile directory?

I have actived and created tiles for layers in my Geoserver 2.5 on windows server 2008 R2. In geoserver it states that I have used 583MB in total after seeding the layer in GWC. Strangely I cannot see ...
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GeoServer/GeoWebCache - showing raster layers depending on scale (zoom level)

I have a client application, "talking" to my GeoWebCache service (using TMS), showing a map. The map is built out or a few raster layers. I need to show only one of them a time - depending on the zoom ...
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Change vector projection in Openlayers

I have added vector layer to map: vactorTest = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector("Editable Features", { strategies: [new OpenLayers.Strategy.BBOX(), saveStrategy], projection: new OpenLayers.Projection(...
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What is Geonode ? What all can be achieved using it?

Ok i have searched the site and did not find enough information concerning regarding what is a Geonode so i really thought i may ask everyone who has used it to give their opinion. I am trying to set ...
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Does GeoServer support the WMS 1.3.0 constraint setting of LayerLimit MaxWidth MaxHeight

WMS allows to set query constraints, for image size and for maximum number of layers in one request (see. OpenGIS® Web Map Server Implementation Specification - Version 1.3.0 - 7.2.4.3). Is it ...
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Label polygon at central position dynamically

Does GeoServer have a way to display polygon's labels, in a centralized way and moving it to the center of displayed polygon at that "screen moment", dynamically? I'm trying to make labels visible, ...
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How to determine the source of a GeoServer layer?

How can I determine the source of an existing layer in GeoServer? To illustrate, I have a Data Store pointing to a PostgreSQL database, and I Publish a table in this PG database to create a GeoServer ...
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Filter data with PostgreSQL or geoserver?

I'm working on a PostgreSQL database with PostGIS. I need to filter an 8 million records table in order to publish a view through geoserver. I know two ways to do that, one is that I create view in ...
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Use SLD to conditionally display points or polygons based on zoom level?

This is not a duplicate of: how to display polygons as points until certain zoom level? I want to do this with Geoserver v2.5.5 if possible (not openlayers). Basically - I have a layer of polygons, ...
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Getting Transaction Support enabled in WFS on GeoServer (Boundless OpenGeoSuite)?

I am trying to publish my feature service using the Boundless GeoServer. It appears that in order to have edit capabilities (I want to be able to add new points to an existing point layer tied to my ...
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Geoserver init.d script

I am trying to write an script which will start the Geoserver service on system boot. A good manual is given here. I am on Ubuntu14.04 and using Geoserver-2.6.1. I have edited the following lines ...
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Get bounding box of WMS

Is it possible to request the bounding box of a WMS from GeoServer? In my case I have a WMS that I show with L.TileLayer.WMS in a Leaflet map. I like to center and zoom my map to the WMS.