With the DescribeTasking request a client cab receive the necessary information to task a sensor.
The DescribeTasking request must be made in the form of a POST request .
Mandatory parameters for this request:
- service – set to SPS
- request – set to DescribeTasking
- version – for this SPS-version set to “1.0.0″
- sensorID – the unique ID of the sensor that is tasked
Example of a DescribeTasking request:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <DescribeTasking xmlns="http://www.opengis.net/sps" service="SPS" version="1.0.0"> <sensorID>urn:x-ogc:object:sensor:SENSORID</sensorID> </DescribeTasking>
The service responds to this request with a DescribeTaskingRequestResponse