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(UMN) MapServer is an Open Source platform for publishing spatial data and interactive mapping applications to the web.

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MapServer Query Raster for Pixel Value at Point

I am working with a MapServer and a map file that is displaying a color-relief image. LAYER NAME "sum" DATA "sum.vrt" TYPE RASTER STATUS ...
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MapServer pass parameters for a filter through CGI

Using MapServer and generating a static map. I am trying to pass a key of a record through CGI and have MapServer draw it. From what I understand if I have a name=example in my CGI call to my ...
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mapserv calculate BBOX instead of requiring user to provide it

We have a requirement to email out a map showing a particular feature in our database. When the query is made to generate the map all it has is a feature id. All the queries I've seen to MapServer/...
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Cache layers automatically in TileCache?

I'm using TileCache with MapServer as background application server. In GeoWebCache (GeoServer) caching can be done manually or software itself generates if any tiles are not found. In TileCache ...
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MapServer WFS Request via POST

Using MapServer 6.0.1-2 "<GetFeature service="WFS" version="1.1.0" srsName="EPSG:900913" xmlns:topp="http://www....
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Configuring TileCache on Windows and Linux

I want to do tile caching for MapServer map files by using TileCache application. For this I have installed Python 2.7 and TileCache 2.11 and applied the following sequence of steps: Extracted ...
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Re-rendering tiles after updating database using mapcache_seed

I have developed the map using MapServer and pre-generated tile using mapcache. Now I have an idea to update the database every day. As changes apply in the database only those parts should be re-...
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Display all values in MapServer layer

I have a MapServer map file that gets data from PostGIS tables. One of the tables holds several linestrings that I set as points in the map file. They show up based on the zoom-level in my map. Is ...
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MapServer, Mapcache and WMS

I try to use MapServer 7.4 with MapCache 1.6.1 on a Suse SLES 15-system. MapServer is delivering a WMS very well. I installed MapCache successfully (I think). In my mapcache.xml I have set: <...
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Can I Use GeoWebCache for seeding UMN MapServer Mapfiles?

I have installed GeoServer and MapServer in a single system and also enabled GeoWebCache for GeoServer (Integrated Version of GeoServer). Can I use same GeoWebcache for caching UMN MapServer ...
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MapServer with Oracle-Spatial on Linux

On a SUSE System (SLES 15) I try to configure MapServer 7.4. with Oracle-Spatial support. Important: The Oracle Database is installed on another server. I wonder if I need also the Oracle ...
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Mapserver doesn't load geography columns of PostGIS

I have installed Mapserver 7.4.0 with PostGIS 2.4. However, I can't load any layer with geography column. This is my MAP file (with contents prior to LAYER omitted): MAP <omitted> LAYER ...
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Does anyone display OpenStreetMap through MapServer, ArcGIS for Server or Geoserver?

I use Windows OS. The data (OpenStreetMap) are stored in a postgres/postgis database. How do I display this data correctly? Update: Now I use: geoserver-2.3.5.exe, postgresql-9.1.9-1-windows-x64.exe,...
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How to export MapServer and featureserver links from QGIS

QGIS has an option to export wmf, wcs, wfs ad xyz links all in one go. I have a lot of MapServer and featureserver layers, how do I export those all in one go?
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Installing Mapserver on Ubuntu? [closed]

I followed instructions at http://www.mapserver.org/installation/unix.html but it didn't work well. My system is ubuntu 14.04 and I'm a total rookie when it comes to unix/compiling/working with the ...
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Changing name of file download from browser app?

I am developing browser application using MapServer and JavaScript. I've got part where on map click I get FeatureInfo about an object: function getFeatureInfoGML(map){ var openwindowhandle=...
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MapServer 7 PostGIS/PostgreSQL support

I'm trying to compile MapServer 7 with: Proj 6 Geos 3.7 Gdal 2.4 PostGIS 2.5 PostgreSQL 10 But for some reason it complaining about pg_config not found, I usually insert the path /usr/pgsql-10/bin/...
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The layers of KML and KMZ do not paint

I have a problem with MapServer and I do not know much about it. I'm painting a map but my problem is that I do not paint the layers in both KML and KMZ the code I have is..... MAP CONFIG "...
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Serving WMS using MapServer (Mapfile)

I want to display a map from MapServer in Openlayers 2.13. I've prepared the Mapfile: MAP NAME "WMS Server" IMAGETYPE PNG EXTENT 106.637 -6.36199 106.78 -6.231 SIZE 600 300 ...
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Encode MapServer tile pixels with data values

Is it possible to encode values from raster bands into pixel output using a MapServer .map file? More and more I'm finding that a commonly adopted method for moving geographical data for rendering ...
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Measure loading time of layers in Mapserver

I use mapserver to generate one single tile per request. The mapfile contains several layers and I would like to know which of them is the bottleneck that needs too much time to render. WIth shp2img I ...
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Some interior tiles don't render

I am rendering multipolygons of FEMA flood zones using mapserver / mapcache / openlayers. The flood zones render correctly directly from mapserver, but at a few zoom levels interior tiles (by which I ...
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Moving MS4W from Apache to IIS

I'm trying to switch to IIS on my MS4W MapServer install. It works fine in Apache but on IIS I get: msProcessProjection(): Projection library error. proj error "no arguments in initialization list"...
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Producing MapServer mapscript map inset?

How do I produce a map similar to the one in http://www.nexusenergy.com.au/6468050/nexus-energy-oil-gas-exploration-and-productio.htm using geodjango to drive mapserver? I would like to dynamically ...
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MapServer WFS request

I want to request a WFS feature but my mapfile returns WMS, I have tried to change the mapfile but it still returns the WMS. I am using MapServer 7.3 and OpenLayers 4. Below is my mapfile ... ...
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Which is more performant GeoJSON or WMS/WFS using OpenLayers? [closed]

I'm developing a web application using PostGIS, Laravel, Vue.js and Openlayers, for the moment I generate the GeoJSON from my database using the following code : public function plosWithGeom() { ...
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MapServer Integration with ZOO Project on Windows 10

I installed ZOO Project using the package installer (x64-72). To add MapServer, I installed ms4w using the zip file (ran apache-install.bat) and added the zoo project application. I also added the ...
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Postprocessing MapServer outputs [closed]

I need to perform a postprocessing operation on an image produced by MapServer before it is handed off to the final user of that image. I am looking for a way to hand a resulting image from MapServer ...
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MapServer WFS service works in QGIS but not in ArcMap

I published a WFS service using MapServer. The source of the WFS layer is a FGDB. When I add the service in QGIS, it works flawlessly. When I add the service in ArcMap, all I can see is a layer ...
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phpmapscript on Debian Stretch

I installed MapServer 7 and I need phpmapscript. Is there any binary package for phpmapscript for Debian Stretch? I could install PHP 5.6 from binaries (https://stackoverflow.com/questions/46378017/...
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Openlayers with Mapserver

I have setup a map server in my local Windows machine, and can access the map with this link http://localhost/cgi-bin/mapserv.exe?template=openlayers&layers=all&map=C:/ms4w/apps/osm/basemaps1/...
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PHP MapScript get feature / shape by index in layer

I upgraded my MapServer version from 5.6.x to 6.2.0 (yes, big version jump here!) and I am stuck with getting a shapeObj from a layer by simply using its Index (or FID for shapefiles or GID in case of ...
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Group multiple rasters in MapServer?

I had a map file for each state (raster file) of India. Now I want to group all map files to show a single raster or single map file? How I can do in using QGIS or any platform?.
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Configure MapServer 7 for both time and elevation

I am trying to use MapServer to serve up multi-dimensional raster data. All the data is stored in separate TIFF images - 1 image stores (for example) air temperature at a single time and elevation. ...
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Mapserver / QGis and DEM GeoTIFF different nodata values behaviour

I Have a problem with novalue datas in my DEM… This is the workflow I did: my DEM datas are in multiple Arcgis ASCII grids… Each .asc files have a header containing "NODATA_value -99999.00". I ...
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Feature table: Mapnik, GeoServer, CKAN, GeoNode, GeoNetwork?

I'm trying to get a clear view of the roles of different components here, this is not a "which is better" comparison, these components have different roles, but their functions overlap. (Comparing ...
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Get values from shapeObj MapScript

I'm using Mapserver 7.4.0-dev and MapScript PHP. In previous versions of MapServer and MapScript (https://mapserver.org/mapscript/php/index-5.6.html#shapeobj), I could query a shapeObj after its ...
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Seeking simple sample mapcache.xml file that works with mapserver?

I have a functioning mapserver installation runing on Ubuntu 14.04 and it's working fine. However, I would like to up the performance by putting mapcache in front of it. I've installed mapcache, but ...
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MapServer PROCESSING “SCALE=a,b” does not stretch data

I have a map file that loads GeoTIFF data, which is of type float and in the [0.0-100.0] range. It gets scaled to be between 0-255 with this command: PROCESSING "SCALE=0,100" Next it gets ...
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Configuring MapServer on Ubuntu with Apache

I am using Ubuntu 18.10 /x64 / Apache2. I wish to install MapServer on my system. The packages can be obtained from this place: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mapserver/7.2.0-5/+build/15292173 ...
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Understanding group attribute in mapserver's cluster?

I am trying to use the Group function in Mapserver's Cluster. We have a cluster defined where when we have a lot of objects on top of each other we group them in a cluster. Show a circle and a count....
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MapServer Runtime substitution for geotransform

I am trying for a way to get a variable geo transformation of a few line strings from a shapefile: VALIDATION 'TIME' '^[0-9\-]*T[0-9:]*\.0Z$' 'SMOOTH' '^[0-9]*$' 'SMOOTHITER' '^[0-9]*$' END ...
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Mapserver GeoJSON input

Is it possible for MapServer to read GeoJSON file and serve it as a layer in the .map file? Like how it can be done with shapefiles as shown below: LAYER Name 'land' TYPE POLYGON DATA '...
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Mapserver data root

I consolidate all my .map files and data under a root folder. (eg. c:\data) Under the url when accessing .map file via Mapserver, instead of defining an absolute full path: http://localhost/cgi-bin/...
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MapServer Raster WMTS From PostGIS Column

I'm going to guess this isn't possible, since I haven't seen documentation supporting this in either MapServer, PostGIS, or GDAL. I have a PostGIS table with two columns -- timestamp and rast -- ...
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Mapserver weird output of REQUEST=GetCapabilities&SERVICE=WMS&VERSION=1.1.1

Once I use REQUEST=GetCapabilities&SERVICE=WMS&VERSION=1.1.1 in my browser with the mapserv I get the following: $ cat ~/Downloads/ms ELF>�@@!@8 @@@@��888�� �� � �� �� � TTTDDP�tdLLQ�...
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How to debug PostGIS connection issue from MapServer?

I have a PostGIS connection string that works fine in GDAL, as I get a raster response when running gdalinfo "PG:host=... port=5432 user='...' password='...' dbname='weather_models' schema='rasters' ...
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mapcache + sqlite + http2 nginx

searching for the maximum speed I can get from our mapcache service, I'm going to make some test in a new server (AWS EC2) with Nginx as a reverse proxy and Apache before to update the live system. ...
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ODK Aggregate PostGIS and MapServer WFS with attached images

I am using ODK Collect to collect ground data. The data collected are stored into a PostgreSQL/PostGIS database then I publish them as WFS through MapServer and read them with Leaflet (Leaflet-WFST ...
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How to compile/install php-mapscript with PHP7

So, this PR opens up mapscript support for PHP7. Since there is no ducomentation I gave it a try based on How compile/install php-mapscript on Ubuntu 16.04 (although I'm doing it in Debian 9 if that's ...