[Chameleon] Application "breaks" when more than 20 layers are
Bart van den Eijnden (OSGIS)
bartvde at osgis.nl
Wed Dec 20 14:43:06 EST 2006
indeed the urls were getting too long in the HTTP GET case, that's the
cause. Apparently Firefox's character limit is higher than IE's.
It was one of my first Chameleon pitfalls as well a few years ago.
If you encounter any more problems, don't hesitate to ask the
chameleon-users list again.
Blaine Ray schreef:
> Hey thanks so much for your help! The mapping application seems to work
> fine now.
> So was the problem that the URL was just too many characters?? I really
> appreciate your help..do you have any other suggestions that would be
> helpful for a somewhat novice user??
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bart van den Eijnden (OSGIS) [mailto:bartvde at osgis.nl]
> Sent: Wednesday, December 20, 2006 12:03 PM
> To: Blaine Ray
> Cc: chameleon at lists.maptools.org
> Subject: Re: [Chameleon] Application "breaks" when more than 20 layers
> are turned on
> Try and switch your form to HTTP POST.
> <form method="post" action="index.phtml">
> replace index.phtml with the name of your application script if it
> Best regards,
> Blaine Ray schreef:
>> I've got a problem that I just can't seem to find a solution to..
>> First of all, here's my application's URL:
>> On the right side of the screen, you'll see a legend displaying 22
>> layers (points, lines, polygons, and annotation layers). You should
>> be able to turn layers on & off, pan, zoom, and query without any
>> problems. However, if you're using Internet Explorer, turn on* more
>> than 20 themes*, and try to pan or zoom, the application
>> breaks...displaying an "Error on Page" message in the footer section
>> of the browser panel.
>> Here are a few related findings:
>> (1) I'm using Internet Explorer 6.0
>> (2) I don't believe it's a problem with one of my layers, because it
>> doesn't seem to matter* which* layers are turned on. If more than 20
>> are on, the application breaks.
>> (3) The application seems to work without any problems in Firefox.
>> So I'm stuck...any suggestions?? Thanks in advance..
>> - Blaine
>> Chameleon mailing list
>> Chameleon at lists.maptools.org
> Bart van den Eijnden
> OSGIS, Open Source GIS
> bartvde at osgis.nl
Bart van den Eijnden
OSGIS, Open Source GIS
bartvde at osgis.nl
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