[ZS1] Re: [mapguide-users] [ZS1] Shareable markups
Kenneth Skovhede, GEOGRAF A/S
ks at geograf.dk
Fri May 30 11:42:36 EDT 2008
Ok, I have not used it directly, so I cannot help you there.
Regards, Kenneth Skovhede, GEOGRAF A/S
> well more specifically im having trouble creating the invoke url and getting
> the 'markupmain' to show up when i click markup in my dropdown tool menu.
> Ive created the invoke url and the additional parameters are set just like
> the 'redding.mgp' example. the developers guide says php requires an
> additional step and requires the 'constants.php' but im not sure what to do
> with it? thanks. JS.
> Kenneth Skovhede, GEOGRAF A/S wrote:
>> I don't have a complete manual, but some pointers.
>> The rendering process is this:
>> Feature source -> Layer definition -> Runtime Map -> Output
>> You have the runtime map, so you have to construct a featuresource and a
>> layer for each markup.
>> The MapGuide API allows you to create an SDF featuresource without
>> manual filesystem access/setup.
>> The Shareable markups do this.
>> Next step is the layer that reference the featuresource. The GT example
>> uses a template, and then substitutes certain values before loading the
>> LayerDefinition Xml.
>> You can also use a single layer, and add multiple conditions, that will
>> save you the trouble of creating featuresources.
>> The best solution, depends on what you have to do with the data.
>> When you have a layer, you must insert it into the runtime map.
>> Finally a refresh must be performed on the client.
>> If the markups should be avalible permanently, they must be saved in the
>> "Library" repository.
>> If the markups is just for immediate display, it can be stored in the
>> "Session" repository, and will be automatically deleted once the session
>> That is the basic procedure for all redlining/markup/overlays tasks.
>> If you have a more specific question, please post it :).
>> Regards, Kenneth Skovhede, GEOGRAF A/S
>> mrsyer skrev:
>>> Hey everyone, i've got a map up and working and my boss would like me to
>>> shareable markup to it. I've got the data from the site
>>> "http://data.mapguide.com/mapguide/gt/index.php" but the instructions are
>>> pretty vague to me. So if anyone has succesfully added this feature I
>>> love to have a better procedure to follow. Thanks in advance, JS.
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