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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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Geoserver 2.12.1 GWC cannot seed

I'm using Geoserver 2.12.1 and want to use the GeoWebCache feature to cache my maps. But everytime I seed through the GWC Seed Form, I always get: Chunk [] is not a valid entry I'm using custom ...
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Geoserver 2.6 with ECW support

Did read "Geoserver 2.1.1 with ECW support" but when I look at the link - http://docs.geoserver.org/stable/en/user/data/raster/gdal.html, it refers MSVC installation and other vague Window binary ...
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Is it possible to set the permissions Geoserver creates new directories with?

I'm trying to automate the process of pushing from a server to Github as a way of tracking Geoserver changes, and pulling from Github as a way of deploying new work. The push side works fine, but if I ...
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Seeking way to tile/pyramid 4 million images using gdal for geoserver WMS?

My scenario consist of 4 million geolocated images each measuring 1536x1536 pixels in size. What is the most efficient way to pyramid these images? My end goal is to serve these images using ...
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Editing vector data over the net: WFS or PostGIS?

I'm using QGis to update the attributes of a large vector dataset (~20,000 polygons) stored in PostGIS. I'm going to have to do that to other large datasets so the idea is to bring in more people, ...
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What's role of WFS-T in webapp?

I have more experience in "traditional" (Java EE) webapp development, and I am trying to figure out a decent design for a mapping web application. My application has a map, and users can see and edit ...
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Using PNG/JPEG Compression in GeoServer

Is there any use in setting the PNG and JPEG compression in GeoServer (Services - WMS - PNG Options/JPEG Options)? The default is 25, but we heard rumours that having compression resulted in a time ...
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What is the best way to prepare digital orthophotos for the web?

My system: Linux Ubuntu 10.04 server (100gb: 4gb RAM: 32bit) /tomcat6/geoserver/geowebcache/FWTools My Objective: Create Aerial Photo coverage in ETRS89 N32 My Data: 1300 3 band Orthophotos in Tif ...
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Experience with Geoserver's GML Extension

I'd like to know if Geoserver's GML extension works (well) with GeoServer 2.1-RC2 and whether it will enable uploading of GML files via REST API.
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How to display WFS Layer from Geoserver using OpenLayers

I'm new in Geoserver and OpenLayers Could you tell me how to display GML Layer from Geoserver using OpenLayers ?? I Would like to show the labels for each Feature
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GeoServer in Windows x64 - war file installation versus Windows installer?

After running a GeoServer war file installation in Tomcat for some time in Windows Server 2008 x64, I've become increasingly unhappy with Tomcat's chronic memory issues and leaks. Now that the ...
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Add secured WMS service from Geoserver to ArcGIS 10.2 to 10.4

I have a Geoserver running with multiple accounts (secured via Geofence). Each account has access to a certain workspace. In Qgis I am able to add data from any account using the WMS service. The ...
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Lessen the overlapping in Polygons created on a road in PostgreSQL

I am working in an application of PostgreSQL. I have a list of points and want to create square of 500 sq. feet around these points. These points are in Geometry (EPSG:4326) format.Every point is ...
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Add multiple WFS layers to Leaflet map from GeoServer using JQuery Ajax calls

I am attempting to add multiple WFS layers from GeoServer into a Leaflet map using JQuery ajax calls. It works if I set async: false, but this is deprecated and should not be used. If I remove async:...
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Why QGIS WFS doesn't update PostGIS line and polygon layers?

I installed PostgreSQL and PostGIS and created PostGIS layers in GeoServer. But when i want to change geometry in QGIS via WFS it drops an error: ": Error performing insert: java.lang.String cannot ...
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SLD fill-opacity not having any effect

I am attempting to draw a WMS layer consisting of multiple polygons of different colours and an opacity of 0.4. The relevant part of my SLD is <PolygonSymbolizer> <Fill> ...
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Geoserver WMS, WFS and Rest difference

I am new at geoserver. I connected to databse from admin panel and published layers. But I could not understand difference of WMS, WFS and Rest service. What is the difference?
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Allowing user to download shapefiles via GeoServer

We provide layers via shapefiles and/or PostGIS PostGreSQL database in geoserver-2.x.x with GCS Geometry. geoserver-2.x.x itself uses this shapefiles to render maps. The shapefiles are located on ...
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GIS applications and noSQL solutions

I'm a bit lost about NoSQL and applications using GIS. My aim, to sum it up quickly, is to store geospatial object into a MongoDB database and display them into a map via OpenLayers. Is it possible ...
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Adding GML files in GeoServer?

How can I add GML files to a GeoServer 2.2.2 instance? How can I edit them "on the fly" and save the results back to the server using OpenLayers? I'm adding a vector layer. in which we want to use ...
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What is the Market share for open source web-GIS systems?

I would like to know the market share of 3 web-GIS systems, deegree, GeoServer, Geomajas). Which one is more popular? Are there any evaluations regarding the market share of open source web-GIS ...
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ogr2ogr when importing from file geodatabase and using in Python?

I want import data from my GDB to PostGIS. It works fine on some datasets (all records -data- is imported or nothing is imported) from a gdb but just doesn't import others. I can't find any ...
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Smaller raster file natively supported by GeoServer

I have a 800MB GeoTIFF file generated from (ASTER GDEM v2 tiffs) depicting relief to be used as part of a basemap for an application I am working on. I intend GeoServer to serve this raster but it's ...
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WFS-T: changes not saved on an OpenLayers map

I have written a script allowing to display a few WMS and WFS layers and I want to make my 2 WFS layers editable. I have all my controls and can draw / modify / drag / delete my features but, on one ...
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how to geowebcache my own group layer in geoserver?

I am unable to geowebcache my layer group in geoserver. But in Geowebcache demo page, default layer groups are available. How to add my group layer into geowebcache? please guide me.
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How to include the metadata in a shapefile download from geonetwork?

My web colleagues have set up geoserver and a geonetwork data portal website for which I am creating content. I have used FTP to upload a shapefile to geoserver including its xml metadata file. ...
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Slippy map tiles from geoserver [closed]

I found a lot of solutions how to provide nice map tiles from local store without call external APIs (google, osm, and so on...). Possibility which I found: data from PostGIS to Geoserver will be ...
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Creating a shapefile for footprint of raster's valid data areas with GDAL [duplicate]

I would like to show the borders of the areas of a given ASCII DTM file for which there is data. This problem has been discussed here previously but the recommended solution, the Image Boundary plugin ...
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Installing GeoServer on https in IIS7?

I'm on IIS 7, running GeoServer I cannot get GeoServer to work on https and looking for any insight on how to get this to work: Our website and GeoServer are on same domain https://mymapapp.com ...
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Geoserver : FAIL context path doesn't start

I've been manipulating Geoserver for some time without any problem. Today,when I start Apache Tomcat , Geoserver doesn't start. I get this error message : " FAIL - Application at context path /...
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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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Building a ol3 web application with dynamic content and user registration

My set-up: Currently I’m using a PostGIS database, with a GeoServer service and displaying the data with OpenLayers 3. I use WFS data to display the features in clusters and I’m able to edit them ...
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Geoserver Extension access restriction with proxy nginx

I have installed Geoserver on my server. And I have proxy server(installed nginx) to access Geoserver. location /geoserver { proxy_pass http://127.0.0.1/geoserver/; } http://mydomain.com/...
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PointStacker - Random locations at different zoom level

I'm applying PointStacker transformation on one of my layers using Geoserver 2.5.2 and OpenLayers 2. I know, that I have 7 datapoints located on the exact same location. However, when I change the ...
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Problem with ImageMosaic plugin of Geoserver - invalid shapefile/tif missing in GetCapabilities

I'm trying to use the ImageMosaic plugin of Geoserver for raster time-series data (I followed this tutorial: http://docs.geoserver.org/latest/en/user/tutorials/imagemosaic_timeseries/...
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Problem loading SID to geoserver

I have a folder with .sdw and .sid files I want to server using geoserver. I've followed the instructions here which basically means to install GDAL extensions and binaries on the geoserver machine. ...
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How do you format the legend in Geoserver when using GetLegendGraphic?

I'm new to the world of GIS and geoserver so sorry if I'm asking an obvious or simple question. I'm using GetLegendGraphic to create a legend for a raster layer on the server, as it stands it looks ...
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Calculating distance in WGS84 (MySQL and Geoserver)

Here is the environment in which I work: An application using geo-referenced data Database MySQL 5.5, storing georeferenced points A Geoserver server, connected to the MySQL database Here is the ...
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Can you synchronize tables between ArcSDE(MSSQL) and PostgreSQL(PostGIS) regularly?

I have spatial tables in ArcSDE 10.1 (MSSQL 2008 R2) geodatabases and need to update the same spatial tables in PostgreSQL 9.1(PostGIS 2.0.1) geodatabases. Basically I use my ArcSDE environment for ...
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Using WFST in Leaflet: can not move/delete features

I write a Leaflet app which makes use of two plugins Leaflet.Draw and Leaflet.WFST. The first allows to create/edit/delete features, the second saves changes to my PostGIS database hosted by GeoServer....
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Vector tiles from GeoServer seem to work, but invisible

I run GeoServer 2.10.0 powered by a vector tiles plugin (geoserver-2.10-SNAPSHOT-vectortiles-plugin.zip) on Ubuntu Server 16.04. Following this official tutorial I tried to visualize a simple map in ...
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Unable to create multi-user system using GeoServer

I am unable to secure my GeoServer installation and grant read and/or write access to different roles. On the most basic level, I would like to have a VIEWER and an EDITOR role that I can apply to ...
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Creating Coveragestore GeoTIFF using REST API

I need to create a layer by uploading a GeoTIFF file. After reading Adding a new Coveragestore in a certain Workspace by REST and Programming Geoserver 2.0.2 to add a raster data store and layer ...
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WFS GetFeature request failing with srsName

I have a WFS 2.0 GetFeature request that works when I query a point layer but when I use essentially the same request on a line layer it throws the following error: Error: JSON does not allow non-...
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SLD file GeoServer: Avoiding duplicate labels

I have an SLD file for a road layer in GeoServer. I wish only to show the labels for that layer (no symbol for the line objects) and I wish to only see them once for each road when I view my layer in ...
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Layers created by GeoServer do not display in Mapbender3

I have installed GeoServer 2.7.2 on my local windows 7 machine, which retrieves data from a remote PostgreSQL server. The data is represented in layers just fine! I also have installed Mapbender3 ...
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Using Geoserver to serve Tiles in zoom/x/y.png format?

I have an application that receives tiles from an OSM tile server using the url format URL/zoom/x/y.png . I'm looking into using GeoServer instead of the OSM tile server. I understand that GeoServer ...
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Is GeoExt styler extension available for Geoserver 2.3.3? [closed]

I've switched from my older version of geoserver to geoserver 2.3.3. In the older version, the styler worked just fine, but I could'nt find a styler extension that matched the new version. I tried ...
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Configure Python with Geoserver [closed]

I am developing a WebGIS application with: Openlayers 2.12 PostgreSQL 9.2 with PostGIS 2.0 extension Geoserver 2.2.3 Apache 2.0 configured with Tomcat 7.0.35 PROBLEM One of the services of the Web ...
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Using CropCoverage Render Transformation in Geoserver SLD (WPS)? [duplicate]

I have yet to find an example on the web (or in code) of anyone using the "Crop Coverage" Render Transformation from a Geoserver SLD. Does anyone have an example or at least be able to point me to ...