Description

Description

Returns the metadata of a specified named tile for the Map Tiling Service.

HTTP GET URL Format

The following format is used for HTTP GET requests:


HTTP GET /{mapname}/description.json
			

Parameters

For information on the parameter types listed below, see Request URL Data Types.

Parameter Type Required Description
mapname String yes The name of the named tile to return the metadata for. You must specify the path inside the repository where the named tile is located.

Example

http://<server>:<port>/rest/Spatial/MapTilingService/Samples/NamedTiles/WorldTile/description.json

The following example shows the format of the JSON object returned in the response:

{"Response":{"mapName":"World","description":"Map Of The World","namedMapLocation":"/Samples/NamedMaps/WorldMap","coordSys":"epsg:3857","minimumLevel":1,
"maximumLevel":20,"tileWidth":256,"tileHeight":256,"bounds":{"maxX":2.003750834E7,"maxY":2.003750834E7,"minX":-2.003750834E7,"minY":-2.003750834E7},
"outputTypes":["image/png","image/jpeg","image/gif"],"mapExpirationDate":"Tue Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2019","mapResolution":96,
"mapRendering":"SPEED","rasterRendering":"SPEED","renderLabels":false,"mapPadFactor":1,"backgroundOpacity":0.5}}
			

Returns

A MapDescription object. See MapDescription.