MapServer 7.0.3 Documentation¶
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- Cartographical Symbol Construction with MapServer
- Display of International Characters in MapServer
- GEOMTRANSFORM - Geometry Transformations
- Symbology Examples
- Union Layer
- XML Mapfile support
- OGC Support and Configuration
- MapServer OGC Specification support
- WMS Server
- INSPIRE View Service
- WMS Client
- WMS Time
- WMS Dimension
- Map Context
- WFS Server
- INSPIRE Download Service
- WFS Client
- WFS-T Server
- WFS Filter Encoding
- WCS Server
- WCS Use Cases
- SOS Server
- How to set up MapServer as a client to access a service over https
- MapScript Wrappers for WxS Services
- drawEPP(): EPPL7 support is not available
- loadLayer(): Unknown identifier. Maximum number of classes reached
- loadMapInternal(): Given map extent is invalid
- msGetLabelSize(): Requested font not found
- msLoadFontset(): Error opening fontset
- msLoadMap(): Failed to open map file
- msProcessProjection(): no options found in ‘init’ file
- msProcessProjection(): No such file or directory
- msProcessProjection(): Projection library error.major axis or radius = 0 not given
- msQueryByPoint: search returned no results
- msReturnPage(): Web application error. Malformed template name
- msSaveImageGD(): Unable to access file
- msWMSLoadGetMapParams(): WMS server error. Image Size out of range, WIDTH and HEIGHT must be between 1 and 2048 pixels
- Unable to load dll (MapScript)
- Where is the MapServer log file?
- What books are available about MapServer?
- How do I compile MapServer for Windows?
- What do MapServer version numbers mean?
- Is MapServer Thread-safe?
- What does STATUS mean in a LAYER?
- How can I make my maps run faster?
- What does Polyline mean in MapServer?
- What is MapScript?
- Does MapServer support reverse geocoding?
- Does MapServer support geocoding?
- How do I set line width in my maps?
- Why do my JPEG input images look different via MapServer?
- Which image format should I use?
- Why doesn’t PIL (Python Imaging Library) open my PNGs?
- Why do my symbols look poor in JPEG output?
- How do I add a copyright notice on the corner of my map?
- How do I have a polygon that has both a fill and an outline with a width?
- How can I create simple antialiased line features?
- Which OGC Specifications does MapServer support?
- Why does my requested WMS layer not align correctly?
- When I do a GetCapabilities, why does my browser want to download mapserv.exe/mapserv?
- Why do my WMS GetMap requests return exception using MapServer 5.0?
- Using MapServer 6.0, why don’t my layers show up in GetCapabilities responses or are not found anymore?
- Where do I find my EPSG code?
- How can I reproject my data using ogr2ogr?
- How can I help improve the documentation on this site?
- What’s with MapServer’s logo?