MapFish Print Module for IIS

This is a guest post by Adri√† Mercader. Even in the current digital era, being able to print maps from geospatial applications is still a very commonly requested feature. Traditionally, there have been two main approaches to the map printing on browser applications: handling it either on the client or on the server. In the […]

Minifying the Mapfish Client on Windows

This page has 72 external Javascript scripts. Try combining them into one. My YSlow Firefox plug-in was telling me that I had included too may JavaScript files, and that they should be combined into a single-file, and minified. The default setup of Mapfish has a single script include (mfbase\mapfish\MapFish.js), but this script¬† automatically loads around […]

Mapfish JavaScript Toolbox

Mapfish is an open-source web mapping framework built using the Pylons Python web framework for “creating web services that allow querying and editing of geographic objects.” However the server-side functionality of the system I am currently working on is already handled by SQL Server 2008 Spatial and MapServer. What interested me more was that Mapfish […]