[TinyOWS-users] DescribeFeatureType - Geometry type

Alexandre Dube adube at mapgears.com
Wed Feb 9 14:38:37 EST 2011

Hi Olivier,

On 11-02-09 02:31 PM, Olivier Courtin wrote:
>>    Is there a way to configure the type of geometry that can be
>> returned
>> in a WFS DescribeFeatureType requests ?  While searching for this
>> feature, I found out that it is possible with MapServer by setting
>> metadatas.  How about TinyOWS ?
>>    This is currently the output of the geometry attribute :
>> <xs:element name="the_geom" type="gml:GeometryPropertyType"
>> nillable="true" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1"/>
> What else do you expect for instance ?
> And yes for the moment PostGIS geometry (and geography) are both
> rendered in TinyOWS as gml:GeometryPropertyType.

I'm expecting the type of geometry, for example :

<element name="the_geom" type="gml:pointPropertyType" minOccurs="0" 
nillable="true" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1"/>

Any way to do that ?

Alexandre Dubé

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