Installing Catalog Services for Web (CSW) - ISO Metadata ProfileΒΆ

To install the CSW ISO extension:

  1. If you do not have the CSW extension yet, get it first. Visit the GeoServer Download and navigate to the download page for the version of GeoServer your are using. The csw download is listed under extensions. The file name is called geoserver-*-csw-plugin.zip, where * matches the version number of GeoServer you are using.
  2. Additionally, download the csw-iso community extension from the appropiate nightly build. The file name is called geoserver-*-csw-plugin.zip, where * matches the version number of GeoServer you are using.
  3. Extract this these files and place the JARs in WEB-INF/lib.
  4. Perform any configuration required by your servlet container, and then restart.
  5. Verify that the CSW module was installed correctly by going to the Welcome page of the Web administration interface and seeing that CSW is listed in the Service Capabilities list. Open the CSW capabilities and search for the text gmd:MD_Metadata to verify that the ISO metadata profile was installed correctly.