[GeoNode-devel] Geoserver Layers from 2.4 to 2.6 - permissions

Alessio Fabiani alessio.fabiani at geo-solutions.it
Tue Dec 19 07:37:57 PST 2017

new versions of GeoServer are able to automatically upgrade the data dir
(make a backup of the old one anyway), however depending on the version of
GeoServer you want to use and version of GeoNode, you will need to tweak a
bit the GeoServer security and regenerate the layer permissions.


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On Mon, Dec 18, 2017 at 9:30 PM, LM Admin <skeenamaps at gmail.com> wrote:

> I understand that the Geoserver data directory is different in 2.6 from
> 2.4.  However, the only problem seems to be that the layers are not visible
> to public users.  Is there a way to replace only the layer permissions on
> the layers imported with the Geonode / Geoserver 2.4 data directory?
> Or is it possible to copy just the layer info from the 2.4 data directory
> into the 2.6 data directory?  I'm not exactly clear on how to do this,
> information referencing layers and styles seems to be in many places.
> LM
> On Fri, Dec 15, 2017 at 3:02 PM, LM Admin <skeenamaps at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Thank you for the suggestions. Should I be using this guide to setup
>> Oauth? http://docs.geonode.org/en/master/tutorials/admin/geoserver_
>> geonode_security/
>> Oauth parameters seem to be set correctly.  ./manage.py sync_geofence did
>> not fix the issue, however.
>> LM
>> On Fri, Dec 15, 2017 at 2:41 PM, Francesco Bartoli <xbartolone at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>> GeoServer data dir is partially different so just copying wouldn’t help.
>>> I think there should be a backup/restore procedure but I haven’t tried it
>>> yet, maybe Paolo and Alessio can help here
>>> Il giorno 15/dic/2017, alle ore 20:58, LM Admin <skeenamaps at gmail.com>
>>> ha scritto:
>>> > Hi all,
>>> >
>>> > I recently upgraded a client's map portal from Geonode 2.4 to 2.6.  I
>>> copied the db and updated to the 2.6 schema using manage.py --fake-initial,
>>> and updatemaplayerip. I also copied the entire Geoserver data directory.
>>> When logged in as a registered user, maps and layers work fine. However, as
>>> an anonymous user (not logged in), none of the layers render correctly in
>>> Geoserver--instead I get error tiles of class
>>> olTileImage.olImageLoadError.  In Geonode, all of these layers are set to
>>> public.
>>> >
>>> > However, new layers that I upload display correctly for both
>>> registered and anonymous users. So the permission issue is limited to
>>> layers imported from Geonode 2.4.  Given the change in Geoserver versions,
>>> and the change in authentication, is copying the entire Geoserver data
>>> directory the right thing to do? Or am I missing a step?
>>> >
>>> > Thank you,
>>> >
>>> > LM
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