Package org.opengis.metadata.constraint

package org.opengis.metadata.constraint
Constraints information (includes legal and security). The following is adapted from OpenGIS® Metadata (Topic 11) specification.

This package contains information concerning the restrictions placed on data. The constraints entity is optional and may be specified as legal constraints and/or security constraints. The other constraint element shall be non-null (used) only if access constraints and/or use constraints elements have a value of "other restrictions".

  • Class
    Name of the handling restrictions on the dataset.
    Restrictions on the access and use of a resource or metadata.
    Restrictions and legal prerequisites for accessing and using the resource.
    Limitation(s) placed upon the access or use of the data.
    Handling restrictions imposed on the resource for national security or similar security concerns.