[Desktop_printing] How to make a good GUI for page overrides
till.kamppeter at gmx.net
Tue Feb 14 12:20:08 PST 2006
McDonald, Ira wrote:
> See IEEE-ISTO PWG "Standard IPP Page Overrides" (PWG 5100.6-2003)
> in the directory:
> in the file:
> NOTE: This document _obsoletes_ and replaces the former document
> PWG 5100.4-2001, which is NOT compatible and is also NOT supported
> by any shipping printer implementations.
> Both CIP4 JDF and PWG standard job ticket formats already support
> page overrides and several printer vendors now have shipping
> The FSG Open Printing Job Ticket API/1.0 could very easily be
> extended to support parsing and building of page overrides.
Yes, and therefore we should also thing about a user-friendly way how to
control page overrides in the printing dialog.
My Foomatic example was only intended so that the reader can try out
page overrides on an existing distro.
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