Author Archives: Andrea Aime

Dynamic Symbolizers (Part 2)

In our previous post on dynamic symbolizers, we saw how we can generate dynamic external symbolizers based on feature attributes using only a simple style (SLD). Today we’ll see two other features of dynamic symbolizers, namely: using decorative TrueType fonts as markers in your map Programing your own dynamic symbolizer to extend existing ones, with […]

Dynamic Symbolizers (Part 1)

When GeoServer 1.7.0 was released in October of 2008, it included some new features that many people might find useful.  One of those new features is support for dynamic symbolizers. Dynamic symbolizers, which originated from a GeoTools styling subsystem improvement from this past summer, allows you to do three things: Create external references that contain […]

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