[Chameleon] Does chameleon have a WMS CLIENT?
roland at gisplan.com.br
Mon Nov 22 14:55:38 EST 2004
Bart van den Eijnden wrote:
> Chameleon uses PHP/Mapscript as its WMS client.
> All interaction with WMS servers is operated through the PHP/Mapscript
> php module. So the client browser does not connect to WMS servers
> directly, the connection is made server-side.
> Why do you want to access a WMS server directly?
Because I don't want to install and maintain another server. The idea is
for the client to be self-sufficient(it will need a WMS of course). If
it needs another intermediary server you break this design.
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