[Live-demo] EPSG:4326 WMS?

christopher.schmidt at nokia.com christopher.schmidt at nokia.com
Thu Jul 29 23:18:39 PDT 2010

On Jul 30, 2010, at 2:12 AM, ext Pirmin Kalberer wrote:

> Am Freitag, 30. Juli 2010, um 02.27:38 schrieb christopher.schmidt at nokia.com:
>> Is there any EPSG:4326-configured WMS shipped with the live disc?
>> I was attempting to write up the OpenLayers quickstart, and found that
>> I couldn't find a good mapfile that seemed like it would work. The primary
>> mapserver demo (the itasca demo) only serves in EPSG:26915, not 4326.
> Hi Chris,
> QGIS Mapserver is serving a NaturalEarth WMS in EPSG:4326:
> URL: http://localhost/cgi-
> bin/qgis_mapserv.fcgi?map=/usr/local/share/qgis/QGIS-NaturalEarth-Example.qgs
> layers: 'HYP_50M_SR_W,10m_lakes,10m_rivers_lake_centerlines'


This sounds perfect. This is configured and 'on' by default when the 
machine starts up, right? So I can issue a request to this layer without
any additional documented steps?

-- Chris

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