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This draft is a work item of the Internet Printing Protocol Working Group of the IETF.
Title : Internet Printing Protocol/1.1: Model and Semantics
Author(s) : R. de Bry, T. Hastings, R. Herriot, S. Isaacson,
Filename : draft-ietf-ipp-model-v11-04.txt
Pages : 184
Date : 24-Jun-99
This document is one of a set of documents, which together describe all
aspects of a new Internet Printing Protocol (IPP). IPP is an
application level protocol that can be used for distributed printing
using Internet tools and technologies. This document describes a
simplified model consisting of abstract objects, their attributes, and
their operations that is independent of encoding and transport. The
model consists of a Printer and a Job object. A Job optionally supports
multiple documents. IPP 1.1 semantics allow end-users and operators to
query printer capabilities, submit print jobs, inquire about the status
of print jobs and printers, cancel, hold, release, and restart print
jobs. IPP 1.1 semantics allow operators to pause, resume, and purge
(jobs from) Printer objects. This document also addresses security,
internationalization, and directory issues.
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