Windows XP Installation - How to Debug?
ed at TOPOZONE.COM
Mon Oct 17 10:08:20 EDT 2005
And for some reason an incorrectly installed/missing ZLIB.DLL seems to
usually be the culprit....
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TopoZone.com / Maps a la carte, Inc.
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North Chelmsford, MA 01863
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From: UMN MapServer Users List [mailto:MAPSERVER-USERS at LISTS.UMN.EDU] On
Behalf Of Ken Lord
Sent: Sunday, October 16, 2005 11:53 PM
To: MAPSERVER-USERS at LISTS.UMN.EDU
Subject: Re: [UMN_MAPSERVER-USERS] Windows XP Installation - How to
That error is usually a DLL problem.
at the command line, run mapserver ... C:\..\..\mapserv.exe
If there are any missing dll's, it will tell you. If it does not, then
restart your computer. WinXP Pro SP2 seems to be a little more fussy
than older versions.
Restarting after a fresh install has fixed that problem for me a couple
If that doesnt help, then use the version of MapServer from
On 10/16/05, Kirby James <kirby at lkjh.wanadoo.co.uk> wrote:
> I've tried to install Mapserver on Windows XP SP2 using the IIS
> When I interrogate Mapserver using
> I get a web page containing the message "No query information to
> QUERY_STRING not set." Which I guess implies that much of the
> configuration is OK.
> I've tried to install the Itasca example - I can correctly see the
> index page "http://my_machine/mapserver/workshop/index.html" but when
> I "Initialize" the "Basic Application" option (which delivers a URL of
> I get the response "CGI Error - The specified CGI application
> misbehaved by not returning a complete set of HTTP headers. The
> headers it did return are:" - with no text following.
> I've tried various combinations of paths in the MAP file (latest
> version shown below) - but keep getting the same result.
> I'd appreciate any suggestions as to how I can identify the cause of
> the problem,
> HEADER templates/header.html
> TEMPLATE "set in index.html"
> FOOTER templates/footer.html
> MINSCALE 1000
> MAXSCALE 1550000
> IMAGEPATH "set in index.html"
> IMAGEURL "set in index.html"
> WMS_TITLE "UMN MapServer Itasca Demo"
> WMS_ABSTRACT "This is a UMN MapServer application for Itasca
> County located in north central Minnesota."
> WMS_ACCESSCONSTRAINTS "none"
> # change this value to match your setup
> WMS_SRS "EPSG:26915"
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