This tutorial is designed for intermediate level users of GeoServer as it explains how to properly configure your GeoServer installation to run outside of localhost:8080 using an Apache ProxyPass. This tutorial will also explain how to configure your web server to request data from a remote host by setting up your own proxy.cgi. This can help solve a common issue of trying to load data via WFS from a remotely hosted server, when using OpenLayers with GeoServer WFS.
This tutorial will teach the user how to define the projection for their GIS data. You will then reproject your data to a more suitable format. The sample data is a few city blocks in Burnaby, BC and is using the NAD83 Geographic Coordinate System [ … ]
By completing this tutorial, you will be able to set up a Web Feature Service (WFS) in GeoServer with a shapefile. The process for setting up a WFS in GeoServer requires the creation of 3 main components: a Workspace, Store, and Layer. You can [ … ]