Please feel free to propose some attributes for fonts. We can process them
as extensions to IPP/1.0 and IPP/1.1 in a separate document using our
If the client wants to control the font for use in text/plain documents,
then the attribute should be a Job Template attribute similar to the
"orientation-requested" Job Template attribute which also is intended to
affect text/plain documents only.
From: Carl-Uno Manros [mailto:carl at manros.com]
Sent: Friday, April 23, 1999 07:31
To: Thomas Nilsson; ipp at pwg.org
Subject: RE: IPP> Fonts
We have stayed away from fonts in IPP/1.0 and have no plans just now to
include it in IPP/1.1 either.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-ipp at pwg.org [mailto:owner-ipp at pwg.org]On Behalf Of Thomas
> Sent: Friday, April 23, 1999 2:50 AM
> To: ipp at pwg.org> Subject: IPP> Fonts
>> I can not find any information regarding how to retrieve a list
> of supported fonts (and the default one) from an IPP printer.
> Also how is it possible to set the font to be used for example
> when printing "text/plain" documents.
>> Is perhaps font attributes not defined within IPP version 1.0?
> Will it be included in IPP 1.1?
> Thomas Nilsson
> StreamServe R&D
>> E-mail: thomas.nilsson at streamserve.com> WWW: http://www.streamserve.com>