RE: [mapserver-users] Expression Syntax

2009-12-11 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Try: FILTER (‘[USE1_DESC]’ =~ /.*%idOwnerQueryDESC%.*/i AND ‘[BLOCK]’=’%idOwnerQueryBLOCK%’) I've not tried case insensitive regex in a logical expression though. You might have to remove the i... Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org

RE: [mapserver-users] Expression Syntax

2009-12-11 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
performance... Steve From: Jay Kapalczynski [jkapalczyn...@ci.maple-grove.mn.us] Sent: Friday, December 11, 2009 9:17 AM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] Expression Syntax Thanks Steve for you response I

RE: [mapserver-users] Expression Syntax

2009-12-11 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Jay Kapalczynski Sent: Friday, December 11, 2009 12:08 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] Expression Syntax My example I

RE: [mapserver-users] MapServer CGI + Oracle + Query, msQueryByShape no results

2009-12-11 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Does the behavior hold true with shapefiles or is this just Oracle, or can't you test that. The queryfile (foo.qf) caches the query parameters itself, not the results. The pre-5.6 cached the results but it was really expensive to retrieve them with certain types of data providers, primarily

RE: [mapserver-users] MapServer CGI + Oracle + Query, msQueryByShape no results

2009-12-15 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
] On Behalf Of Nolte, Tim [tim.no...@ipcswirelessinc.com] Sent: Monday, December 14, 2009 11:30 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR); mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] MapServer CGI + Oracle + Query, msQueryByShape no results Sorry, just got back into work today and as most

RE: [mapserver-users] Label problem

2009-12-15 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Screen shots, mapfile snippets (full layer definitions), version info are always helpful when trying to help someone. Post questions with as much information as possible! Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org

RE: [mapserver-users] polygon select

2009-12-17 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Hi Rich, you can do this with the CGI or MapScript and it's quite easy with OpenLayers. All versions support queries using polygons and version 5.6 takes a WKT representation. Here's an example url:

[mapserver-users] RE: logo colors

2009-12-17 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Thanks for the feedback Charlton, I appreciate it. In black and white you can imagine black water and white land or vice versa. Might also lose the map the map altogether and just go with the cells/folds... Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org

RE: [mapserver-users] Lines at Tile borders

2009-12-17 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
You might try a more recent version. Either 5.4.2 or 5.6 to see if the bug has been fixed. I don't recall off the top of my head... Using metatiles (that is, a tile rendered intentionally large and then clipped) is one way around problems like this and tiling tools like TileCache support that

RE: [mapserver-users] How to draw a circle using MapScript?

2009-12-17 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
In another approach, I believe MapServer wants you to define a bounding box for the circle by creating a line shape with the first point at the UL coordinate of that box and the second coordinate at the LR coordinate of the box. So you'd offset your center point .5 KM to create those points.

RE: [mapserver-users] How to draw a circle using MapScript?

2009-12-17 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Lime, Steve D (DNR) [steve.l...@state.mn.us] Sent: Thursday, December 17, 2009 4:30 PM To: Dan Little; Helen Eskina; mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] How to draw a circle using MapScript? In another approach, I believe

RE: [mapserver-users] How to draw a circle using MapScript?

2009-12-18 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
: Helen Eskina [mailto:hesk...@ubitech.com] Sent: Friday, December 18, 2009 9:23 AM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] How to draw a circle using MapScript? Hi Steve, Thank you for the reply! Looking forward to your example! Helen -Original Message- From: Lime, Steve

RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support

2009-12-22 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
The improvements are limited to native drivers only, principally Oracle Spatial and PostGIS. Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Brent Fraser Sent: Tuesday, December 22, 2009 2:48 PM To:

RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support

2009-12-22 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
[mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Brent Fraser Sent: Tuesday, December 22, 2009 2:55 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support Do you think there would be any point in making

RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support

2009-12-22 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
What kind of templating are you using? The old-style stuff or the new-style? How many results you talking? -Original Message- From: Brent Fraser [mailto:bfra...@geoanalytic.com] Sent: Tuesday, December 22, 2009 3:10 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject

RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support

2009-12-22 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
The new-style approach opens the template only once. That's not your bottleneck though I bet... -Original Message- From: Brent Fraser [mailto:bfra...@geoanalytic.com] Sent: Tuesday, December 22, 2009 3:34 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE

RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support

2009-12-22 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Yup. What sort of an example would help? -Original Message- From: Brent Fraser [mailto:bfra...@geoanalytic.com] Sent: Tuesday, December 22, 2009 4:18 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support

RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support

2009-12-23 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
fine. Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Brent Fraser Sent: Tuesday, December 22, 2009 4:30 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users

RE: [mapserver-users] Transparent lines at -180 when rendering BlueMarble data

2009-12-30 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I wonder if it's due to differences in the extent models. GDAL uses edge-to-edge (I believe) meaning that the extent represents the outer edge of the UL and LR pixels in the image. MapServer uses a center-to-center model where the extent represents the pixel centers of the UL and LR pixels. The

RE: [mapserver-users] nquery change 5.4 - 5.6, point not supported?

2009-12-31 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
No, that is not expected behavior. I'll look into it. Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Richard Greenwood Sent: Thursday, December 31, 2009 8:20 AM To: mapserver Subject: [mapserver-users]

RE: [mapserver-users] Problem with Russia polygon

2010-01-04 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Would be interesting to get a copy of the data in shapefile format, plus the mapfile that generates the error... Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Nelson Correia Sent: Monday, January 04,

RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0, RFC 52 and driver support

2010-01-04 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Correct. We've not gotten around to a more formal declaration. Steve -Original Message- From: Brent Fraser [mailto:bfra...@geoanalytic.com] Sent: Monday, January 04, 2010 2:57 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver 5.6.0

RE: [mapserver-users] Re: multiple query layers GetFeatureInfo order response

2010-01-07 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
You might try a more recent version of MapServer too. Looking at the code the WMS server does set an internal layer order based on the LAYERS= parameter in the WMS request and the default templating respects that order. I don't know if 5.0.3 works that way or if those are more recent changes.

RE: [mapserver-users] FW: [MapServer] #3256: No valid WFS geometries from Oracle Spatial data source via PHP MapScript

2010-01-07 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
It's almost certainly related to the one-pass stuff. Oracle support was gutted in the process and has been a bit problematic since. May be related to the other issue you raised in mid-Dec. What's the WFS query? Again a polygon? Steve -Original Message- From:

RE: [mapserver-users] 5.6.1 version and labels

2010-01-11 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
What does your layer def look like? What renderer are you using? Are you setting a specific RESOLUTION? There may be some subtle sizing changes but I haven't run across anything significant yet. Before and after images are helpful too. Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org

RE: [mapserver-users] Change mapfile from html form

2010-01-14 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Lot's of changes in the syntax when altering a mapfile by URL since the 4.x series. Try: map.layer[BOUNDARY]=POINTS+434844.80 4522838.00 434840.17 4522890.93 434826.42 4522942.25 434803.96 4522990.40 434844.80 4522838.00+END I think that should work. Steve

RE: [mapserver-users] query by point results in IE vs. Firefox

2010-01-20 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Anything browser related is most definitely an issue with your client environment/programming and not MapServer itself. Might be best to ask on that mailing list if one exists... Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org

RE: [mapserver-users] queryByAttributes syntax

2010-01-22 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
There's a single way to call the method, it's that you don't always have to supply the query item. The method signature is queryByAttributes (map (mapObj, qitem (string), qstring (string), mode (int)); The qstring is given in a format compatible with the underlying driver. For the database

RE: [mapserver-users] Raster layer as a way of branding

2010-01-22 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Sure, that's possible too. Just use the image in question as a symbol (e.g. SYMBOL 'mylogo.png') and the same strategy should work. # place a logo in the lower right corner LAYER NAME 'logo' TYPE POINT STATUS DEFAULT TRANSFORM LR FEATURE POINTS -10 10 END END CLASS STYLE SYMBOL

[mapserver-users] FOSS4G 2010 Call for Workshops and Tutorials

2010-01-26 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Barcelona, Spain. 15 January 2010. The Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) conference is pleased to announce a Call for Workshops and Tutorials for the 2010 conference, being held September 6-9, 2010, in Barcelona, Spain. FOSS4G is the international gathering of tribes

RE: [mapserver-users] Repeating annotation, using LABEL_NO_CLIP=1 with Open Layers

2010-01-27 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Do you have to have them in the image or is it enough to have them displayed some other way? Work arounds include: - Use untiled with 'ratio:1', creates images the same size as your view port. - Just drop the copyright in a div over the top of the viewport and don't have it in the image.

RE: [mapserver-users] De-coupling legend from class name

2010-01-27 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I hope to see this fixed in 6.0. There was a attribute named 'title' added to classes years ago but it's never been hooked up... Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Fawcett, David

[mapserver-users] RE: Projection and mapquery

2010-01-28 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
What version are we talking? -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Morten Sickel Sent: Thursday, January 28, 2010 12:37 PM To: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: [mapserver-users] Projection

RE: [mapserver-users] C# query method

2010-01-29 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
The one notable exception is the queryByAttribute method. It definitely ignores the existing filter. Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Tamas Szekeres Sent: Friday, January 29, 2010 12:32 PM To: Murty Maganti Cc:

RE: [mapserver-users] C# query method

2010-01-29 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
, rect or shape filtering happens after the filter is applied by the driver... Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Murty Maganti Sent: Friday, January 29, 2010 1:51 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR); Tamas Szekeres Cc: mapserver

RE: [mapserver-users] javscript controls for Zoom and Pan

2010-01-29 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I guess you'd need to be specific on what you mean by javascript control for this. Typically this means moving from a form-based interface where the whole page refreshes to one where most of the work happens on the client and MapServer is just used to respond to image or query requests. While

RE: [mapserver-users] How to serve individual RAW binary Bands fromWCS as floating point geotiff

2010-01-29 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Is this link of help? http://mapserver.org/input/raster.html#special-processing-directives There's a directive to extract a single band from an n-band image... Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On

RE: [mapserver-users] arithmethic rotation values

2010-01-29 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Only option (w/shapefile) is to add a new field and do a conversion... Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Sven Schroeter Sent: Friday, January 29, 2010 8:58 AM To:

[mapserver-users] FW: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2010 Call for Abstract

2010-02-01 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Apologies for the cross post... Steve -Original Message- From: discuss-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:discuss-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo) Sent: Monday, February 01, 2010 12:21 PM To: OSGeo Discussions Subject: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2010 Call for

RE: [mapserver-users] php mapscript loadQuery problem

2010-02-01 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I'll send you more details when I get time tonite (I hope) and can test things. I've been using 5.6 save/load query functions a ton via the CGI but not PHP. I tested a bunch with Perl MapScript and will have to check those methods against what PHP is doing. Here's what the lines mean: Line -

RE: [mapserver-users] colorramp and datarange on the fly?

2010-02-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
How big a change would depend on the implementation. The brute force approach where you simply loop through features once to compute ranges and then again to draw would be probably pretty straight forward and driver independent. Wouldn't be fast (but would be simple). Complexity would be added

RE: [mapserver-users] Rendering bridges

2010-02-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
To: Lime, Steve D (DNR); tommasodb; mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: RE: [mapserver-users] Rendering bridges The feature that he is referencing is just a line segment with an additional attribute of 'bridge=yes'. * bridge: yes * highway: trunk * layer: 1 * name: Manchester

RE: [mapserver-dev] RE: [mapserver-users] colorramp and datarange on the fly?

2010-02-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Stephen Woodbridge Sent: Wednesday, February 03, 2010 10:39 AM To: Jan Hartmann Cc: Lime, Steve D (DNR); MapServer Dev Mailing List; mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: Re: [mapserver-dev

RE: [mapserver-users] Rendering bridges

2010-02-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
in the mapfile, followed by the road line layer. Christy -- Christy Nieman GIS Technician DM Solutions Group, Inc. Email: cnie...@dmsolutions.camailto:cnie...@dmsolutions.ca Web: http://dmsolutions.ca Web: http://research.dmsolutions.ca On 02/03/2010 12:52 PM, Lime, Steve D (DNR) wrote: I don't

RE: [mapserver-users] Triangle symbol

2010-02-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
The origin for graphics coordinates is in the UL corner of an image. Symbol defs are the same with 0,0 being the UL corner of a symbol. Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of steve.tout...@inspq.qc.ca Sent: Wednesday,

RE: [mapserver-dev] RE: [mapserver-users] colorramp and datarangeon the fly?

2010-02-04 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
probably need a new STATS ... END block within a layer to drive this. Just thinking out loud. Steve From: Bob Basques [mailto:bob.basq...@ci.stpaul.mn.us] Sent: Thursday, February 04, 2010 8:19 AM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR); Stephen Woodbridge; Jan Hartmann Cc: MapServer Dev Mailing List; mapserver

RE: [mapserver-users] Re: Making labels appear less often on adjacent tiles

2010-02-08 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Sounds like you might want to use the MINDISTANCE label parameter in this case. I think if you see it to a value close to the size of your metatiles you'd get sparse labeling of those features but not simply the single label that pre-clipping computation gives you. That's the approach I take

RE: [mapserver-users] php mapscript loadQuery problem

2010-02-08 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
file with the following commands. $test = $map-loadQuery(/tmp/testfile.txt); error_log(Testing load = .$test. - .MS_SUCCESS); The output from the error_log line above is Testing load = 1 - 0 Thanks, Paul On Feb 1, 2010, at 3:55 PM, Lime, Steve D (DNR) wrote

RE: [mapserver-users] Pixmap problem

2010-02-09 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
For point symbols I don't believe you can stop the cropping of the marker. To do so you'd need to probably switch to an annotation layer in which the markers are considered part of a label. Then you can set PARTIALS FALSE in the label object. The downside here is that the label processing will

RE: [mapserver-dev] RE: [mapserver-users] colorramp and datarangeon the fly?

2010-02-09 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
...@swoodbridge.com] Sent: Thursday, February 04, 2010 12:39 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: Bob Basques; Jan Hartmann; MapServer Dev Mailing List; mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: Re: [mapserver-dev] RE: [mapserver-users] colorramp and datarangeon the fly? To build on what Steve is saying

RE: [mapserver-users] Continuing problem with WCS and ENVI Multi-band files

2010-02-09 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Any chance of getting a test dataset? -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Peter Willis Sent: Monday, February 08, 2010 12:37 PM To: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: [mapserver-users]

RE: [mapserver-users] mouseover with mapserver...?

2010-02-10 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
It's kinda dependent on what client environment you're using. OpenLayers, for example, has a hover control that you can use to do this. This site uses that technique to provide tooltips. http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/waters/csg/index.html Basically if you pause the mouse for n seconds you fire

RE: [mapserver-users] support of time and space tiling

2010-02-24 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I believe you can do this by using a tile layer with an explicit FILTER set for the temporal piece. So, If in your tile index you have a time attribute (or whatever you can do this): LAYER NAME 'tileindex' TYPE TILEINDEX ... FILTER 'limit tiles by attributes' END LAYER NAME

RE: [mapserver-users] Find mailing list info

2010-02-25 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
We've talked about overhauling the home page nav recently. It's currently like it is because of limitations in the original version of Sphinx. I think we can do better. The lefthand nav shouldn't be things like announcements, instead it should be high-value links to documentation like the ones

RE: [mapserver-users] HTML Legends - what's Class TITLE?

2010-02-26 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Title is a class level parameter that was supposed to hold legend text instead of having to use the class name. That way class names could be more friendly when doing things like changing parameters via URL. That functionality got lost in the shuffle though and hasn't been completely

RE: [mapserver-users] Changing OUTPUTFORMAT via CGI URL

2010-03-02 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I'm pretty sure you can't do what you're trying to do. Best bet would be to create the necessary output formats ahead of time and switch between them with map.imagetype=PNGQ16 or map.imagetype=PNG256... Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org

RE: [mapserver-users] A Question of Group

2010-03-04 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Version 5.6 introduces an XML mapfile schema and stylesheet. So (in theory) one could manage a mapfile in XML and transform it for use. We intend to allow more direct use somehow although that hasn't been decided. At the code sprint an on-the-fly transformation was tested successfully. Other

RE: [mapserver-users] Mapserver + Tcl Mapscript

2010-03-08 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
There are folks using TCL, but they're not terribly active on the development side of things. One group does have a set of patches they plan to supply that brings the Swig/TCL binding in line with others. I was hoping to get that into 5.6 but it didn't happen and now I'm hoping for 6.0.

RE: [mapserver-users] LABEL-formatting options

2010-03-09 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Hi Stephan: This is an increasingly asked question but at the moment I don't have a good solution or workaround, it's just not possible at the moment. There's a ticket already filed on the subject and it will be addressed in 6.0. Are you in a position where you could apply a patch to deal with

RE: [mapserver-users] Masking labels

2010-03-12 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
This isn't a built-in feature... If the masking layer has no labels associated with it then you can try setting a parameter called POSTLABELCACHE to TRUE. That will draw the layer in question after the labels have been placed. However that will result in partially obscured labels. Your best

RE: [mapserver-users] runtime substitution not working

2010-03-12 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I don't see anything obvious. You can test at the command-line with the CGI (shp2img won't work). Syntax is like so: mapserv -nh QUERY_STRING=map=/srv/www/htdocs/mapdata/catch.mapspp=TAR The -nh switch suppresses the HTTP headers which helps if you're creating an image. Steve -Original

RE: [mapserver-users] Versioned queries arcSDE

2010-03-19 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Not sure what you mean by versioned queries. You can do MapServer queries against a versioned SDE database. I'm doing so against SDE 9.3 backed by Oracle. I don't have access to our ESRI environment at the moment but I let you know how I mapped connection settings in ArcCatalog to MapServer

RE: [mapserver-users] ONE PASS QUERY (RFC 52) - FEATURE OR BUG?

2010-03-24 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Paul Ramsey [pram...@cleverelephant.ca] Sent: Monday, March 22, 2010 11:25 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org; BrainDrain Subject: Re: [mapserver-users] ONE PASS QUERY (RFC 52

RE: [mapserver-users] html query templates

2010-03-24 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
You didn't say if you're doing this in old or new style templates, but regardless you'd need to do this in javascript. I can illustrate easiest with a new style template since it's all in one place but the idea applies to either: !-- MapServer Template -- script var length=0; [resultset

RE: [mapserver-users] query multiple layers

2010-03-24 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
You can't do attribute queries on multiple layers at the same time, sorry. Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Eric Weisbender Sent: Wednesday, March 24, 2010 4:00 PM To:

RE: [mapserver-users] Mapserver Templates

2010-03-26 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Hi Andrew: Cleaning out my email and I noticed this message received no love. It's probably because it's a bit vague. Depends what you mean by template. There aren't interface templates in the ArcGIS Server sense, primarily because MapServer doesn't cover the client-side of things. You'd need

RE: [mapserver-users] Extreme data-driven Symbology with CGI mapserver

2010-03-26 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Hi Brent: Producing legends with bound styling is indeed problematic. MapServer has no way to know how many variations are possible and it doesn't cache those encountered in a map draw. Binding a class name might help but the binding is at the feature level and a class name would generally

RE: [mapserver-users] can not compile arcsde 9.3 with mapserver 5.4

2010-04-07 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Don't know if success was had or not. The standard 9.3 disks I had access to did not have the headers available. Must need some super secret handshake to get them. Anyway, I just copied the 9.2 headers into the same spot in the 9.3 directories and it works just fine. Don't know that I'd

RE: [mapserver-users] Template Substitution not working. MapServ 5.6.0

2010-04-11 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
How are you accessing the template? What's the call to MapServer look like? Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Teluk, Bill G [bill.te...@team.telstra.com] Sent: Sunday, April 11,

RE: [mapserver-users] can not compile arcsde 9.3 with mapserver 5.4

2010-04-14 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
, but the header files should just arrive from U.S. here). So, now I should be able to compile Thanks Jachym Lime, Steve D (DNR) píše v St 07. 04. 2010 v 16:40 -0500: Don't know if success was had or not. The standard 9.3 disks I had access to did not have the headers available. Must need some

RE: [mapserver-users] MapServer Keywords List

2010-04-16 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Best place to look is the maplexer.l file. It lists all the keywords recognized by the mapfile and symbolfile tokenizers. Steve -Original Message- From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Ben Madin Sent: Friday, April

RE: [mapserver-users] Can map server do this?

2010-04-26 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I can't tell from the example but it doesn't look like the map itself is oblique rather that the buildings are drawn in 2.5D. If so, this probably can be reduced to a data pre-processing exercise. I created a small test case (see attached) where a the pieces of a cube are drawn by MapServer.

RE: [mapserver-users] Can map server do this?

2010-04-26 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: Jackey Cheung; Lars Lingner; mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: Re: [mapserver-users] Can map server do this? Looks a bit like Sketchup. How about a driver for Sketchup 3D? It has already input- en output facilities for DXF and DEM Jan On 04/26/10 16:51, Lime, Steve D

RE: [mapserver-users] Can map server do this?

2010-04-26 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Woodbridge [wood...@swoodbridge.com] Sent: Monday, April 26, 2010 11:01 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: Re: [mapserver-users] Can map server do this? I like this idea, but anyway it is implemented I think it would be a good feature to have. Beyond OSM, I have

RE: [mapserver-users] Disregard ECW header for TFW in TILEINDEX ?

2010-04-28 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
The .wld extension was supported by ArcView at the time MapServer was first developed so that's where it originated... From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Frank Warmerdam

RE: [mapserver-users] Do MINSCALEDENOM and MAXSCALEDENOM effect the Scale for MINSIZE and MAXSIZE

2010-04-28 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Hi Astrid: Nope they don't. MINSCALEDENOM and MAXSCALEDENOM only control layer visibility. SYMBOLSCALE and the computed SCALE are combined to form a scale factor that is applied to a symbol's SIZE. Once that's done, the MINSIZE/MAXSIZE values are applied to make sure the final computation is in

RE: [mapserver-users] Re: WMS and tiles cutting off

2010-04-29 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
So use two layers. One for the background, use tilecache for that. Then use an untiled wms/mapserver layer for the overlayed points. - Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Adam Eskreis

RE: [mapserver-users] Re: WMS and tiles cutting off

2010-04-29 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
else besides WMS that you all would recommend using to solve this issue? Thanks, -Adam On Thu, Apr 29, 2010 at 2:54 PM, Lime, Steve D (DNR) steve.l...@state.mn.usmailto:steve.l...@state.mn.us wrote: So use two layers. One for the background, use tilecache for that. Then use an untiled wms

RE: [mapserver-users] set COLOR to transparent?

2010-05-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Not sure if this will work or not. The OFFSITE parameter is normally used with rasters to set pixel transparency. You could try something like: OFFSITE 1 2 3 CLASS EXPRESSION ... COLOR 1 2 3 END I don't know if the raster code looks for offsite pixels before *or* after

RE: [mapserver-users] WCS 1.0 vs 1.1 image shifted

2010-05-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Like I said in the referenced message, I thought all was well in this regard. We'd need a good test case (data, mapfile, 1.0/1.1 requests) attached to a ticket. If there's a difference in the pixel models between WCS 1.0 and 1.1 then a request that differs only in version might be expected to

RE: [mapserver-users] Mapserver's configuration after installation

2010-05-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Nope, you need to build from source... Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Daiane Azevedo de Fraga [daiane.a.fr...@gmail.com] Sent: Monday, May 03, 2010 8:19 AM To:

RE: [mapserver-users] Difference in GD vs AGG PNG output -- seams in my shape files.

2010-05-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
You may be seeing some deficiencies in the analytical AA algorithm AGG uses. I remember reading about it awhile back in discussions about alternative algorithms and recall it being prominent with vertical edges. Have you tried setting an outline color to the same value as your fill color? That

[mapserver-users] RE: How to avoid drawing overlapping point symbols?

2010-05-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Use an annotation layer, you can even use the truetype symbol as the text, collisions will be avoided in this case. Even if you have to use the truetype symbol as a marker symbol with accompanying text MapServer will still avoid overlap with the markers. Steve

RE: [mapserver-users] Re: WMS and tiles cutting off

2010-05-03 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
*To:* Lime, Steve D (DNR) *Cc:* mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.orgmailto:mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org *Subject:* Re: [mapserver-users] Re: WMS and tiles cutting off I tried doing ratio:1 unfortunately it doesn't seem like enough of a performance increase. Separate layers for each category

[mapserver-users] RE: How to avoid drawing overlapping point symbols?

2010-05-05 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
COLOR 0 0 0 END #LABEL # ANTIALIAS true # POSITION AUTO # FONT arial # TYPE truetype # COLOR 0 0 0 # SIZE 8 #END END END -Original Message- From: Lime, Steve D (DNR) [mailto:steve.l

RE: [mapserver-users] Legend imagemaps.

2010-05-11 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Not as the code sits now. If you need more interactivity why not use HTML legends? Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org [mailto:mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Bob Basques Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2010 10:49 AM To: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject:

RE: [mapserver-users] layertype CHART - how to get the pie chart for a specific polygon

2010-05-17 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Two ideas off the top of my head: - use straight MapServer CGI and not WMS for the embedded chart request. That way your idea for runtime subs might work. - consider using something other than MapServer to build a stand-alone chart. I'm guessing you have the data necessary to build the

RE: [mapserver-users] layertype CHART - how to get the pie chart for a specific polygon

2010-05-18 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Could you share your data schema? -Original Message- From: arnd.wipperm...@web.de [mailto:arnd.wipperm...@web.de] Sent: Monday, May 17, 2010 4:47 PM To: Lime, Steve D (DNR) Cc: mapserver-users@lists.osgeo.org Subject: AW: [mapserver-users] layertype CHART - how to get the pie chart

RE: [mapserver-users] problem renaming the mapscript module for perl (swig problem???)

2010-05-18 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
You need to make one more change(s) in plmodule.i. Look for lines of the form: mapscript::RFC24_ADD_PARENT_REF(... and change mapscript to mapscript563. The README in the perl subdirectory talks about this step but the wiki looks to be a bit out-of-date. Here's a great chance to update it!

RE: [mapserver-users] Path profile...

2010-06-05 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
MapServer also does data extraction though and so it might be possible to do this. I know you can extract vector features using another geometery (5.6 and earlier versions only support polygons/points), but SVN trunk supports lines and multipoint features as well. I believe Frank's raster

RE: [mapserver-users] about thematics maps

2010-06-08 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Not necessarily. By layer I'm guessing you mean data source? If so you can certainly have multiple MapServer layers that reference the same data source but style the data differently. You can also have a single MapServer layer that can be configured dynamically to style the data differently. For

RE: [mapserver-users] mapserver = 5.6 and querys via php-mapscript

2010-06-10 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
The concept changed in 5.6 to support improved query performance, especially for RDBMS data sources. It's been a bit of a cluster though and interpretation of $result-shapeindex varies by 5.6.x version and driver. We'll get this straightened out and simplified in 6.0. Addressing 5.6.3 only: -

[mapserver-users] FOSS4G 2010 Early Bird Deadline: June 15

2010-06-10 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
If you plan to come to Barcelona, Spain for the Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial conference in Semptember this year, then you best register right now, as early bird registration ends this Tuesday 15 June 2010. http://2010.foss4g.org/registration.php FOSS4G is the international Free

RE: [mapserver-users] performance problem

2010-06-11 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
What's speed like outside of OL? I mean, running shp2img. In your OL code I wonder if ratio:3 might be causing *huge* image requests... With single tile mode I've have the best luck with ratio:1. Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org

RE: [mapserver-users] Especific Circle Symbol...

2010-06-14 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Hi Paul: I know multiple layers where mentioned but you can probably do this more efficiently with multiple styles: STYLE # first the black/red circle SYMBOL 'circle' # assuming you've defined a symbol of this name SIZE 10 COLOR 0 0 0 OUTLINECOLOR 255 0 0 END STYLE #

RE: [mapserver-users] Technology to combine with MapServer?

2010-06-18 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
I'd start with OpenLayers and some of it's demos. That way you can get a feeling for what's necessary to do any implementation. They cover a huge number of use cases. If what you're doing is relatively straight forward then OL may be all you need. If things look more complex and you feel the

[mapserver-users] RE: MySQL data

2010-06-18 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Hi Kent: Probably need more information regarding: - versions - access method (are you using GDAL?) - what type of spatial data (MySQL geometries vs points in x/y columns) - etc... Steve From: mapserver-users-boun...@lists.osgeo.org

RE: [mapserver-users] HTML Templates

2010-06-25 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
Hi Andrew: In general the only things that need to be in your document root are graphics, scripts and pure HTML that will be directly accessible via a users browser. Assets like mapfiles, data, symbols and templates should be elsewhere. Those files will need to be accessible (readable) by the

RE: [mapserver-users] How to draw custom rectangles with bounding box coordinates

2010-07-06 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
MapServer doesn't have a bbox shape type you can draw from so you'd need to turn the bounding boxes into true polygons and draw them that way. That's just a matter of feeding the bbox corners in the right order. MapScript has a toPolygon method for rects that should make that easy. Steve

[mapserver-users] Sol Katz Award for Geospatial Free and Open Source Software - Call for Nominations

2010-07-06 Thread Lime, Steve D (DNR)
The Open Source Geospatial Foundation would like to open nominations for the 2010 Sol Katz Award for Geospatial Free and Open Source Software. The Sol Katz Award for Geospatial Free and Open Source Software (GFOSS) will be given to individuals who have demonstrated leadership in the GFOSS

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