MapServer 5.0 WMS, requiring styles...

Steve Lime Steve.Lime at DNR.STATE.MN.US
Mon Oct 15 13:55:06 EDT 2007

I got it working, same way as you did,  but I wouldn't expect a casual user to figure that out...


>>> On 10/12/2007 at 1:46 AM, in message
<d2b988930710112346t4b037d24n53a824e15fff7a40 at>, thomas bonfort
<thomas.bonfort at GMAIL.COM> wrote:
> I don't know if you got it working or not, but here's how I did:
> - in the refresh tab of the GE layer, I enter '
> http://localhost/~tom/cgi-bin/mapserv?STYLES=&map=/gro/jsigmaps/' in
> the wms window
> - once i've selected the layers i want, i then tweak the url of the ge layer
> and switch format=image/png to format=myaggoutputformat , as the upscaling
> by GE of the gd rendered image is rather ugly
> tb
> On 10/11/07, Steve Lime <Steve.Lime at> wrote:
>> Hi all: Is anyone else running into problems with clients and requiring
>> the styles parameter? I'm putzing with Google Earth
>> which doesn't seem to send that parameter which makes using 5.0-based WMS
>> servers a bit useless. Or am I missing something
>> with?
>> Steve

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