[Desktop_printing] PPD settings vs IPP options

Matthias Clasen matthias.clasen at gmail.com
Thu Feb 9 10:39:06 PST 2006

On 2/9/06, Kurt Pfeifle <k1pfeifle at gmx.net> wrote:


> Based on the user's print option selections, the "UI" needs only to
>  generate a  commandline for CUPS to act on, specifying the PPD options
> (as well as other, generic, not-printer-specific options!) in the same
> format as you would on a CUPS "lp" or "lpr" commandline (some options'
> values may be boolean boolean):
> -o optionname1=value1 -o optionname2=value2 ....

Using a commandline as interface here seems very wrong.


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