Oracle Fusion Middleware User's Guide for Oracle MapViewer describes how to install and use Oracle MapViewer (MapViewer), a tool that renders maps showing different kinds of spatial data.


This document is intended primarily for programmers who develop applications that require maps to be drawn. You should understand Oracle database concepts and the major concepts associated with XML, including DTDs. You should also be familiar with Oracle Spatial or Oracle Locator concepts, or at least have access to Oracle Spatial and Graph Developer's Guide.

This document is not intended for end users of websites or client applications.

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Related Documentation

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See also the following document in the Oracle Fusion Middleware documentation set:


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