org.opengis.metadata.maintenance
Interface MaintenanceInformation


@UML(identifier="MD_MaintenanceInformation",
     specification=ISO_19115)
public interface MaintenanceInformation

Information about the scope and frequency of updating.

Since:
GeoAPI 2.0

Method Summary
 Collection<? extends ResponsibleParty> getContacts()
          Identification of, and means of communicating with, person(s) and organization(s) with responsibility for maintaining the metadata.
 Date getDateOfNextUpdate()
          Scheduled revision date for resource.
 MaintenanceFrequency getMaintenanceAndUpdateFrequency()
          Frequency with which changes and additions are made to the resource after the initial resource is completed.
 Collection<? extends InternationalString> getMaintenanceNotes()
          Information regarding specific requirements for maintaining the resource.
 Collection<? extends ScopeDescription> getUpdateScopeDescriptions()
          Additional information about the range or extent of the resource.
 Collection<ScopeCode> getUpdateScopes()
          Scope of data to which maintenance is applied.
 PeriodDuration getUserDefinedMaintenanceFrequency()
          Maintenance period other than those defined.
 

Method Detail

getMaintenanceAndUpdateFrequency

@UML(identifier="maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115)
MaintenanceFrequency getMaintenanceAndUpdateFrequency()
Frequency with which changes and additions are made to the resource after the initial resource is completed.

Returns:
Frequency with which changes and additions are made to the resource.

getDateOfNextUpdate

@UML(identifier="dateOfNextUpdate",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115)
Date getDateOfNextUpdate()
Scheduled revision date for resource.

Warning: The return type of this method may change in GeoAPI 3.1 release. It may be replaced by a type matching more closely either ISO 19108 (Temporal Schema) or ISO 19103.

Returns:
Scheduled revision date, or null.

getUserDefinedMaintenanceFrequency

@UML(identifier="userDefinedMaintenanceFrequency",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115)
PeriodDuration getUserDefinedMaintenanceFrequency()
Maintenance period other than those defined.

Returns:
The Maintenance period, or null.

getUpdateScopes

@UML(identifier="updateScope",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115)
Collection<ScopeCode> getUpdateScopes()
Scope of data to which maintenance is applied.

Returns:
Scope of data to which maintenance is applied.

getUpdateScopeDescriptions

@UML(identifier="updateScopeDescription",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115)
Collection<? extends ScopeDescription> getUpdateScopeDescriptions()
Additional information about the range or extent of the resource.

Returns:
Additional information about the range or extent of the resource.

getMaintenanceNotes

@UML(identifier="maintenanceNote",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115)
Collection<? extends InternationalString> getMaintenanceNotes()
Information regarding specific requirements for maintaining the resource.

Returns:
Information regarding specific requirements for maintaining the resource.
Since:
GeoAPI 2.1

getContacts

@UML(identifier="contact",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115)
Collection<? extends ResponsibleParty> getContacts()
Identification of, and means of communicating with, person(s) and organization(s) with responsibility for maintaining the metadata.

Returns:
Means of communicating with person(s) and organization(s) with responsibility for maintaining the metadata.
Since:
GeoAPI 2.1


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