[MapProxy] Re: Vector Superoverlay

Adam Estrada estrada.adam at gmail.com
Thu Jul 22 14:12:54 EDT 2010

No confusion! I have vector superoverlay on my mind so its me who is
misreading it...you may want to state that you can use your own
polygon rather than a bbox. I don't recall seeing that.


On 7/22/10, Oliver Tonnhofer <olt at omniscale.de> wrote:
> Hi Adam,
> On 22.07.2010, at 18:03, Adam Estrada wrote:
>> I see that MapProxy now supports the ability to seed from an OGR data
>> source (http://mapproxy.org/docs/latest/seed.html). Does this mean
>> that it will create a vector superoverlay that can be used in Google
>> Earth? It would be great to know that this is an option because I have
>> had no luck at all trying the same thing in Geoserver. Your feedback
>> on this would be great!
> That's not a new source for MapProxy but a source to define geographical
> extends for seeding tasks. The new mapproxy-seed tool can seed polygon areas
> instead of a simple BBOX and you can use OGR to load these polygons.
> views:
>     germany:
>         ogr_datasource: 'shps/world_boundaries_m.shp'
>         ogr_where: 'CNTRY_NAME = "Germany"'
>         ogr_srs: 'EPSG:900913'
>         level: [0, 14]
>         srs: ['EPSG:900913', 'EPSG:4326']
> From
> http://bitbucket.org/olt/mapproxy/src/0.8.x/mapproxy/core/paster_templates/templates/etc/seed.yaml#cl-3
> Is the documentation unclear/misleading about that? I'd love to hear
> feedback, or better, corrections from native speakers.
> Regards,
> Oliver
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