IPP> OPS - Updated IPP Additional Administrative Operations R egistrati on specification

IPP> OPS - Updated IPP Additional Administrative Operations R egistrati on specification

IPP> OPS - Updated IPP Additional Administrative Operations R egistrati on specification

kugler at us.ibm.com kugler at us.ibm.com
Wed Jul 21 11:45:13 EDT 1999


 <af68203f32abd211941f0090273a928d472c9- at equ_exchange> wrote: 
original article:http://www.egroups.com/group/ipp/?start=6021
> Instead of these operations:
> 		Set-Printer-Attributes
> 		Enable-Printer
> 		Disable-Printer
> 		Reset-Printer
> 		Restart-Printer
> 		Shutdown-Printer
> 
> It would be better if we could enable/disable the device by job type.
 I.e.,
> printer, fax, copy, scan, etc... 
> 
> A revised set of operations would be:
> 		Set-Attributes <device-type, attributes>
> 		Enable <device-type>
> 		Disabe <device-type>
> 		Reset <device-type>
> 		Restart <device-type>
> 		Shutdown <device-type>
> 		Enum (returns all device types - print,copy,fax,etc...)
> 

Interesting idea.  But what if you have multiple instances of the same
device-type?  Wouldn't it be better if the target were an object
(instance) rather than a class (device-type)?

    




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