Textual information about the feature. The information may be provided as a string of text or as a file name of a single external text file that contains the text.
Chapter 2, pages 2.141 and 2.209
Definition Source :
IHO Transfer Standard for Digital Hydrographic Data, Appendix A: Object Catalogue - Description of the Feature Coding Schema to be Used for Hydrographic Requirements
Similarity to Source :
At least one of the sub-attributes file reference or text must be populated.The sub-attribute file reference is generally used for long text strings or those that require formatting, however, there is no restriction on the type of text (except for lexical level) that can be held in files referenced by sub-attribute file reference.
Proposal Type :
Submitting Organization :
Proposed Change :
Amend sub-attributes list. Add definition source, reference and similarity; and add INT1 and S-4 references. Amend Remarks.
On behalf of the IHO Member States, the International Hydrographic Bureau would like to thank Korea Hydrographic and
Oceanographic Agency(KHOA) of the Republic of Korea for giving active support in the development of the S-100 GI Registry