[OpenLayers-Users] Modifying WFS Polygons
crschmidt at metacarta.com
Mon Feb 11 09:20:50 EST 2008
On Mon, Feb 11, 2008 at 04:11:59AM -0800, Jon Britton wrote:
> I'm trying to edit WFS features using OpenLayers. I've been using the demo
> at http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/modify-feature.html as a reference.
> This demo allows the the editing of features stored in a vectors layer. When
> I try the same thing on a WFS layer the modify feature control does nothing
> (it just selects the feature).
> Is it possible to edit WFS features in a similar way to a vector layer then
> use WFS-T to save the changes?
WFS features are no different than standard vector features in this
sense. Ican't imagine a reason you wouldn't be able to do this.
Our WFS-T support is rather weak; don't plan on it working 'out of the
box', but it should be possible to put something together in the way you
envision with some work. (And of course, Patches welcome.)
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