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XML (Extensible Markup Language) is a set of rules for encoding documents in both human-readable and machine-readable form. It is defined in the XML 1.0 Specification produced by the W3C

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How do I specify the lon,lat ordering in CSW bounding box request?

I'm confused about the order of the lat/lon pairs when a CSW BBOX request is specified. On this Geoportal Server CSW page, there is a GetRecords example where clearly the ordering is (lon,lat): &...
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mapnik xml and carto css

I have a large mapnik xml file that I would like to convert to carto css to manage with tile-mill. What tools should I use on Ubuntu 14.04. I have tried to compile the cartogenerator from Dane but it ...
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Extracting elevation data using Google Earth?

How do I extract multiple elevation values for a particular area in Google-Earth all at once? I've only been able to manually pick them one by one when I enter the long. and lat. for each point.
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How to parse ArcGIS Server generated output XML?

I have a use case in which I need to parse the XML generated by an ArcGIS server, then push that data to another API. The ArcGIS server sits behind the firewall at our customer's site and exposes a ...
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Creating ArcCatalog-friendly xml metadata file from url metadata?

How do you take metadata information from a url like this and create an xml file that ArcCatalog's "import xml" metadata tool will accept? I have tried a few variations on pasting the url ...
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Filtering multiple values (more than 2) using XML filter for WFS?

I'm having a problem using WFS XML filter. I'm trying to read only 6 features from entire dataset and I get the following error: I wrote query in SQL and need to convert it to XML: "SAV_ID" IN (21,...
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How to Make a .xml file for Esri shapefile?

Mostly for my work I use PostgreSQL or .tab files (MapInfo). However, I am familiar with conversion from one format to another using ogr2ogr. My problem is that how can I make the metdata file or .xml ...
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GeoServer creates thousands of .tmp files

I noticed that I currently have 34736 .tmp files in GEOSERVER_ROOT/data directory along with the usual files and directories. From what it seems, these files are copies of the global.xml file, as ...
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ogr2ogr imports GML data (not from OSM) to Postgis but without the other_tags “hstore”-column

The problem I'm encountering some issue trying to use ogr2ogr to import some GML input data (not OSM) into Postgres. I'm trying to use COLUMN_TYPES=other_tags=hstore to store all the fields not ...
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Exporting data in XML file format from ArcGIS for Desktop?

Is it possible to export shapefiles or rasters in XML file format from ArcGIS for Desktop?
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Does XSD for WMS 1.3.0 request exist?

I'm running WMS service, that corresponds with OGC standard on WMS 1.3.0 - Queryable WMS "conformance class". It supports both mandatory requests - GetCapabilites and GetMap - and also optional ...
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Can I reference a way (street) in a node (representing a shop)?

I was inspecting OSM wiki and some of dumps and I have a question now - suppose I want to add a node representing some shop to a particular street. Do I have to specify addr:street in that node? I see ...
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Reading XML file in FME?

I want the below xml file to be read by fme. I tried reading documents and seeing videos. This xml looks more complicated. http://pastebin.com/pXmjwEqW <InspectObjects> <Object id="197589"...
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schools: how are they tagged - with the same method all over the world?

are all schools tagged in the same way? or do some countries do use a specal tag-(system)? update: thanks to the responders: what does this mean https://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/tags/amenity=...
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.xml missing in shapefile, problems with displaying in arcgis

This morning when I opened my .mxd (ArcGIS version 10.2.2) several shapefiles were not showing in the data view window or selectable. Zoom to layer also did not work. The attributes of the shapefile ...
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Reading KML Files in R?

I'm hoping to analyze google timeline data in R for a final project in a GIS class, Google can output timeline data as geojson and KML but it looks like the KML file includes a lot more info (type ...
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Editing ArcGIS metadata elements using Python?

I have a shapefile with an xml metadata file. Most of the elements are pre-populated using the previous editions xml file. However, I am trying to automatically update the current edition within a ...
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XML Document points to wrong location after using arcpy.BatchProject()

I'm trying to reproject a number of shapefiles representing contours from NAD_83_Albers to NAD_83_UTM_Zone_9N using arcpy.BatchProject(), but I have to use python/regex to preserve a particular file ...
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Importing XML document to file geodatabase

I have never used xml data imports. I am working with ArcGIS desktop 10.2 One of our major data supplier started data delivery using XML format using FTP. Packets of data updates are coming every ...
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Creating a Geoserver App-Schema mapping file for GeodesyML

EDIT: This appears to be a version dependent issue! When I posted the question I was using Geoserver 2.11.1. I upgraded to the 2.12 nightly SNAPSHOT and I can now general GeodesyML output. The problem ...
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Reading an ESRI XML Workspace Document with python or other FOSS

I've recently run into data in "ESRI XML Workspace Format," I have never run into this format before, and can't find any reference to using it with FOSS tools, or any documentation on the format the ...
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Is there an agreed standard to associate a time stamp with a Shapefile?

There are many reasons one might like to store temporal information in association with a shapefile. In my case I want a manually accessible timestamp so I can request temporally relative updates to a ...
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Loading a large osm file in osmar : why does loading time scale quadratically with file size?

I'm trying to load huge .osm files into R in order to run advanced analysis. I did not expect the loading part to be complex, but it proved difficult. The issue here is that the time it takes to ...
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OpenStreetMap heavily pixellated when loaded in QGIS and standalone application

I am loading an OSM street map into an application I am building. I load it as a raster layer via an XML document with the OSM GDAL data. My problem is that the map appears heavily mangled and ...
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How can I open, visualize and convert LandXML data?

I've received what I assumed was a DWG file but when I open it in AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 only data frames placeholders are shown. I was under the assumption that the person who sent the data forgot to ...
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WFS Spatial Operator Query - Crosses AND Within

I'm trying to query my wfs service with a polygon. I want the service to return both features that are inside the polygon and partially inside the polygon. However, when I use the "Within" spatial ...
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overpass-api or osmconvert: which method is more appropiate to use for files from 10 to 400 mb? [closed]

new to openstreetmap and this technology. update: some mentioned postgis: well - The database schema of postgis allready contains the following tables: nodes, ways, relations, node_tags, way_tags, ...
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Export arcgis data to xml all at once

Is there a way in ArcGIS10 to export all feat classes, tables, datasets all at once as XML? I know there is a batch command but still appears you have to select items. I am in process of writing a ...
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Writing ISO 19139 compliant XML metadata from spreadsheet?

I am looking at a way to migrate the metadata from a spreadsheet into ISO 19139 compliant XML metadata documents for a collection of shapefiles. I can parse the data out of the spreadsheet into ...
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Compare workspace schemas in Modelbuilder

My model has two model parameters: A file gdb workspace or sde workspace containing the data An empty "template" file gdb As the very first process in my model, I want to check if the schema of the ...
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Handling XML from within ArcGIS Server environment?

In my company, there is a web service that serves geographic data stored in a remote dababase through an URL. This service makes queries to the database and encodes the required data in XML format. So,...
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How to add more than one xml file per layer

I'm using this code to add xml (osm relations) files to my map. osm_layer = new OpenLayers.Layer.GML("Polygon", relation.xml, { format: OpenLayers.Format.OSM, style: {strokeColor: "blue"}, projection:...
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Adding nodes to sddraft using minidom

I want to add this extension to an sddraft using minidom and can't figure out how to do it. Some help would be great. To start with I'd like to find out how to add the first node SVCExtension xsi:...
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XML ElementTree in ArcPy consuming WMTS XML

How do I work with the xml Element Tree to obtain the ScaleDenominator parent where ows:Identifier = default028mm? With a fair bit of swearing I have managed to hack my way into all of the WMTS ...
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How to convert xml into readable gis format

I have data in xml format which contains a child element "GEOM" which has coordinates in the following format POINT (9.9632253030540205 52.9569277022282421) POLYGON ((9.7423702151211078 53....
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OSM XML: Should I generate contact:phone or phone?

I am generating OSM XML data for all POIs of Wikivoyage, the collaborative travel guide. When I want to express a phone number, should I generate contact:phone or phone? Both mean the same thing. ...
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problem in reading kml data in openlayers

I am trying to read an KML file (point feature) and show it on a vector layer on OSM as the base map. My code seems to have a problem that does not show the features on the map. I don't now if its the ...
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KML PHP parser to INSERT into database

So I have a KML file which has attribute data(Inside the tag with about 12 data points). This file was generated on ArcGIS. I'm trying to write a PHP script to parse this KML file and insert the ...
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how to avoid the bbox limitations on a Mapquest XAPI request

I am doing the following: I send a request to the API-Server - over http as a response I get the following result - in XML example: the following link gives back all the Nodes of the Type amenity=...
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OpenLayers WPS function fails in IE

I am making a WPS call in OpenLayers which works successfully in Chrome and Firefox but not in IE9. The response from IE tells me Process failed during execution\nCould not convert to target type ...
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Why is an XML file with the same name being created when I save an MXD?

In the last couple of days, everytime I save an mxd file an xml file is created with an identical file name (obviously with .xml rather than .mxd at the end) in the same folder that I've saved the mxd ...
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WMTS is working with 256x256 tiles, but not with 512x512?

I'm working on using imagery from a web map tile service which I've cached locally as a gdal dataset. I have both 256x256 tiles and 512x512 tiles; the latter are the "retina" versions of the former; i....
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Read an XML file generated by WFS

I want to read variables from an XML file generated by a WFS. I do this with WMS but I didn't find the equivalent of it in case of using WFS. Do you have any idea ? here is my code : ol.control....
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How to add WMTS layer from GeoServer to a map without downloading the get capabilties xml file (in OpenLayers)?

I am new to web mapping and web in general. I'm adding the default WMTS Italy mosaic that can be found in GeoServer (nurc:mosaic) to my map by following these examples: http://openlayers.org/en/...
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Create folders to group KML Placemark in a big file

We have a huge KML file having Placemarks which contain SimpleData elements. We need to filter the elements for a value inside SimpleData and create a folder to group all the related Placemarks ...
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Import Microstation geometry to ArcGIS 10

I have geometry alignments of land parcels defined in MicroStation InRoads V8i. Instead of using the dgn files I want to use the geometry files. I have ArcGIS 10 Desktop advanced license with Data ...
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Can you smooth a GDAL TMS in QGIS?

I am using QGIS 2.14.9 on windows 10 to view our geospatial data and use the QuickMapServices plugin connected to 'OSM Standard' as a base map. Recently, I had need to use WFS layers, which are not ...
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How to calculate the bounding box of a GML/XML file from a WFS GetFeature request?

I would like to know if it is possible to get the bounding box from a geometry returned by a WFS service. An example of WFS feature request: http://inspire.biodiversity.ro/ENVPS/GOPublisherWFS?...
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Is there an easy way to read output from Open Data Kit in QGIS?

I use Open Data Kit (ODK) to do field collection of points of interest. ODK outputs each collected point as an XML-file with a structure like so: <?xml version='1.0' ?> <data id="...
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QGIS: How to get Symbols saved in GPX Files

I have some waypoint layers that contain different types of points and I distinguish these in QGIS by different symbols and colours. I want to export these to a GPX file that I can download to my GPS ...