Bug report #15129

WMS Geoserver - Map request failed (closed connection)

Added by Mathieu SIG about 5 years ago. Updated over 2 years ago.

Category:Web Services clients/WMS
Affected QGIS version:2.12.3 Regression?:No
Operating System: Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:end of life
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:23069



Working on QGIS 2.12, 2.8 and 2.4, I am experiencing troubles when trying to display a WMS layer from a Geoserver WMS.

I can correctly add a new WMS service from my Geoserver, it displays all layers available in the specified workspace I opened. I can correctly add a layer in QGIS, without any warning. But QGIS can't load the data and throws an error.
Here's the original log from QGIS (in French, sorry):
2016-06-24T11:04:39 1 Requête de carte échouée [erreur : Connexion fermée ; url : http://,6213373.66006799414753914,1081839.03712948015891016,6457974.4304461507126689&SRS=EPSG:2154&WIDTH=346&HEIGHT=293&LAYERS=ocsol_2006_paca_v1_l93&STYLES=&FORMAT=image/png&DPI=96&MAP_RESOLUTION=96&FORMAT_OPTIONS=dpi:96&TRANSPARENT=TRUE]

which can be translated as : "Map Request failed [error : Connection closed ;"

That request works fine on browser (Firefox, Opera, etc.), it works (but in poor quality) on ArcMap10.2, ABOVE ALL it works perfectly fine for my coworkers on their QGIS (2.8 LTR), but still doesn't work on mine.
Plus, it works fine with other WMS URL :

Any idea?

I saw some posts here and there, close to my issue but not really matching it though:



#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 4 years ago

  • Easy fix? set to No
  • Regression? set to No

#2 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 2 years ago

  • Resolution set to end of life
  • Status changed from Open to Closed

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