Not as long but the same idea: http://coastwatch.pfeg.noaa.gov/erddap/tabledap/fsuNoaaShipWTDM.png?longitude,latitude,seaTemperature&time%3E=2010-10-07T00:00:00Z&time%3C=2010-10-14T00:00:00Z&.draw=markers&.marker=1|5&.color=0x000000&.colorBar=|||8|12|16 Put it into your browser to see the result. The data are not gridded. -Roy On Jul 1, 2012, at 3:56 PM, Jeff McWhirter wrote: > > If 20% of the request will require a POST, then my client needs to code for > that. Again, I give the Matlab example, I can no longer count on using > "url.write". Also, while I have seen a number of "implementations" of some > OGC services that use GET, the standard usually calls for a POST. If i don't > write to the standard, then it is no longer a standard. IOOS ran into this > with their initial SOS service, they created a GET version, but then of > course this no longer followed the SOS standard at that time > > > I think we're barking up the wrong tree here. You can fit a whole lot of > parameters into a standard GET request, e.g., here is an image generated by > RAMADDA's IDV grid displays plugin: > http://ramadda.org/repository/entry/show/gfs80.gif?idv.action=action.makeimage&width=650&levels0=3&height=400&c_int0=5.0&mapcolor=ff0000×0=0&c_b0=0.0&s_p0=top¶m=Temperature&ct0=Blues&c_w0=1&f_sk0=0&wireframe=true&latlon.visible=true&proj=US%3ECONUS&submit=Make+Image&r_mx0=45.0&output=idv.grid&mapwidth=2&c_mx0=45.0&unit0=celsius&dsp0=planviewcolor&product=product.image&f_d0=1&maps=%2Fauxdata%2Fmaps%2FOUTLUSAM&entryid=b835f612-5975-468f-86af-16e1a8e25219&r_mn0=-90.0&dll0=hello&backgroundimage=fixed-bluemarble&f_s0=4&zoom=0.7&c_mn0=-90.0&c_l0=true&bg=ffffff&latlon.spacing=30 > > (source is here: > http://ramadda.org/repository/entry/show?entryid=b835f612-5975-468f-86af-16e1a8e25219&output=idv.grid) > > Most likely people doing service requests to a data server are going to need > to specify far fewer parameters. > > -Jeff > ********************** "The contents of this message do not reflect any position of the U.S. Government or NOAA." ********************** Roy Mendelssohn Supervisory Operations Research Analyst NOAA/NMFS Environmental Research Division Southwest Fisheries Science Center 1352 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2097 e-mail: Roy.Mendelssohn@xxxxxxxx (Note new e-mail address) voice: (831)-648-9029 fax: (831)-648-8440 www: http://www.pfeg.noaa.gov/ "Old age and treachery will overcome youth and skill." "From those who have been given much, much will be expected" "the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice" -MLK Jr.