Purpose: All OGC web services must implement the GetCapabilities request to provide an XML representation of service metadata

Test method

Execute the following Test Steps:

  • Send the following GetCapabilities request by GET: wfs.GetCapabilities.get.url?REQUEST=GetCapabilities&VERSION=1.1.0&SERVICE=WFS


Reference(s): OGC 05-008c1, 7.1, p.10

Test type: Automated


former ETS tc: wfs:wfs-1.1.0-Basic-GetCapabilities-tc12.1

Contextual XPath references

The namespace prefixes used as described in

Abbreviation XPath expression (relative to wfs:WFS_Capabilities)
wfs:WFS_Capabilities /wfs:WFS_Capabilities