[OSM-dev] Options for displaying a large GeoTIFF in JOSM

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Sat Mar 12 01:56:51 GMT 2011


Paul,

Paul Norman wrote:
> My second method for imagery is to use mapserver to serve it up as a WMS 
> layer. That didn’t work, mapserver never responded when trying to handle 
> such a large file. I think it just took too long to process anything 
> with it.

I have no first-hand experience with such large images in Mapserver but 
just to be sure - you do know about the overview pyramids one uses with 
such images 
(http://mapserver.org/input/raster.html#rasters-and-tile-indexing, 
http://www.gdal.org/gdaladdo.html)?

Bye
Frederik

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