Package org.opengis.metadata.lineage

Sources and production processes used in producing a dataset.

Metadata object are described in the OpenGIS® Metadata (Topic 11) specification. The following table shows the class hierarchy, together with a partial view of aggregation hierarchy:

Package overview
Class hierarchy Aggregation hierarchy
ISO 19115 object
  ├─ Lineage
  ├─ ProcessStep
  ├─ Source
  ├─ NominalResolution
  ├─ Processing
  ├─ Algorithm
  └─ ProcessStepReport
  ├─ Source
  │   └─ NominalResolution
  └─ ProcessStep
      ├─ Source
      ├─ Processing
      │   └─ Algorithm
      └─ ProcessStepReport

The Lineage.statement element is mandatory if DataQuality.scope.level has a value of ScopeCode.DATASET or ScopeCode.SERIES and the source and process step are not set.