[Desktop_printing] PWG standard job ticket format

Michael Sweet mike at easysw.com
Mon Jan 9 16:27:12 PST 2006

McDonald, Ira wrote:
> Hi,
> In response to the comment that a move from PostScript to PDF would
> require choosing a standard job ticket format, I'd like to point out
> that the full semantics of IPP/1.1 (RFC 2911) and _all_ extensions 
> are defined in the PwgPrintJobTicket element in the XML schema set 
> adopted with the IEEE/ISTO PWG Semantic Model/1.0:

The main issue is whether these job tickets can be embedded in the
PDF file, otherwise they are pretty much useless since CUPS already
provides the IPP semantics out-of-band... :)

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
Internet Printing and Publishing Software        http://www.easysw.com

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