REST API

POST [root]/sources/[key]/features

This endpoint returns a collection of features from a layer-source which includes vector geometry and it associated attributes. This endpoint is only valid for vector layer-sources. NOTE: This endpoint should essentially be a GET, however due to the size restrictions of a GET verb and potentially sizable Parameters on this request, it is a POST.

Response Type

application/json

Example URL

http://devzone.sites.mapzania.com/mz/sources/LONDONPOI_SHP

Parameters

Name Required Description
key Yes The key of the layer-source.
filters No A JSON array of filter objects that must be applied to the features before they are returned. Filters only return a subset of the list of features, the do not change them in any way.
adapters No A JSON array of adapter objects that must be applied to the features before they are returned. Adapters can change the data returned. Examples include: adding columns, changing geometry types or projecting geometry to a different co-ordinate system.

Example Results

{
  "type": "FeatureCollection",
  "features": [
    {
      "type": "Feature",
      "geometry": {
        "type": "Point",
        "coordinates": [
          -0.08583,
          51.50575
        ]
      },
      "properties": {
        "Descriptio": "GB-London<br /> <br />",
        "Name": "London Dungeon",
        "Id": 1
      }
    },
    {
      "type": "Feature",
      "geometry": {
        "type": "Point",
        "coordinates": [
          -0.14917,
          51.51434
        ]
      },
      "properties": {
        "Descriptio": "GB-London<br /> <br />",
        "Name": "West One Shopping Centre",
        "Id": 16
      }
    },
    {
      "type": "Feature",
      "geometry": {
        "type": "Point",
        "coordinates": [
          -0.1269,
          51.51528
        ]
      },
      "properties": {
        "Descriptio": "GB-London<br /> <br />",
        "Name": "Covent Garden",
        "Id": 30
      }
    }
  ],
  "crs": null,
  "bbox": [
    -0.1569,
    51.47781,
    0.0,
    51.5227
  ]
}