Revision Collection

This page describes allowed revision values in the description.xml file that is bundled with a GDTF.


This section defines the history of device type. Revision collect currently does not have any XML attributes (XML node Revisions). As children, the Revision Collect has a list of Revision nodes.


This section defines one revision of the device type (XML node Revision). Revisions are optional. Every time a GDTF file is uploaded to the database, a revision with the actual time and UserID is created by the database. The currently defined XML attributes of the revision are specified in the following table

XML Attribute NameValue TypeDescription
TextStringUser-defined text for this revision; Default value: empty
DateDateRevision date and time
UserIDUintUserID of the user that has uploaded the GDTF file to the database; Default value: 0