[MapProxy] WMS default version

Oliver Tonnhofer olt at omniscale.de
Mon Jun 29 07:20:42 PDT 2015


> On 23.06.2015, at 16:33, dirk.thalheim at bkg.bund.de wrote:
> I’ve noticed following behavior in MapProxy: on WMS requests to MapProxy without a VERSION parameter it’s assumed that the default version is 1.1.1. Shouldn’t this be 1.3.0 as this is the highest supported WMS version?

Yes, in theory, but 1.1.1 is the only version that works well in all WMS clients that we know. There are still 1.3.0 clients in the wild that do not use the right axis order. 

> It seems to be a hard coded behavior. It would be nice if this default version could be configured. Are there any plans to make this configurable or increase the default version?

Maybe with 2.0. Can you create an issue on github so that this won’t get lost?


Oliver Tonnhofer  | Omniscale GmbH & Co KG  | http://omniscale.com
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