How To: Set correct ScaleHint values for the ArcIMS 9.0 SP2 WMS Connector for services in decimal degrees
Instructions provided describe how to set correct ScaleHint values for the ArcIMS 9.0 SP2 WMS Connector for services in decimal degrees. This article is for the ArcIMS 9.0 Service Pack 2 WMS Connector. This does not apply to earlier versions of the WMS Connector.
Scale dependencies in Capabilities files for ArcIMS 9.0 SP2 WMS enabled services are incorrect when using ArcIMS services in decimal degree units. This affects a layer’s ScaleHint in the Capabilities files. The issue can be fixed by updating the Capabilities files style sheets, which reference mapunits as 'degrees' instead of 'decimal_degrees'.
Follow the steps below.
Locate the following two style sheet files in the expanded WAR file in the servlet engine directory structure: