The Landmark service enable run-time client applications to manage landmarks in a consistent manner, within a terminal. Landmarks can be stored in one or more databases within a terminal. You can manage landmarks and landmark categories within a database using this service.
A category is characteristic of a landmark. Categories denote a class of geographical or architectural interest, attraction or activity-related types of objects. Categorization is very useful when searching for landmarks by type. The classification of Landmark categories is as follows:
Landmarks and Categories are stored in landmark databases. The classifications of Landmark databases are as follows:
Landmarks service provides the user facilities to access, create, add, delete, import, export, and organize landmarks.
The following sample code is used to load the provider:
import scriptext landmark_handle = scriptext.load('Service.Landmarks', 'IDataSource')
The following table summarizes the Landmarks Interface:
The following table lists the services available in Landmarks:
||Get a template of landmark or category.|
||Get a list of landmark databases, landmarks or landmark categories based on given criteria.|
||Add or update a landmark and landmark category.|
||Delete a landmark and landmark category.|
||Launches application based on the Document.|
||Associate or disassociate a landmark category with a set of landmarks.|