If we keep it, remember it can be OPTIONAL to use but MUST be REQUIRED
to support (for the Client - that is, IPP Clients MUST honor and use
Does everyone want a new REQUIRED to implement application redirect
feature (for IPP Clients)?
I doubt it very much. And that's the test that the IESG will apply,
- Ira McDonald
From: Mike Sweet [mailto:mike at easysw.com]
Sent: Tuesday, July 30, 2002 9:09 PM
To: Hastings, Tom N
Cc: Harry Lewis; Ron.Bergman at Hitachi-hkis.com; Ted Tronson; McDonald,
Ira; Robert Herriot; ipp at pwg.org
Subject: Re: Last Call comment to remove redirect URL and status code
Hastings, Tom N wrote:
> Could the six commenters (see the To: line) who agreed to remove
> redirection, please respond as to whether they are still in favor of
> deleting the Get-Notifications redirection or that they are now
> willing to keep Get-Notifications redirection in the IPPGET spec in
> case someone wants to implement IPPGET with a Notification Server.
If we keep it, we probably do need a redirect timeout parameter, or
to define what should happen if the redirect server doesn't handle the
> As Bob asks, is anyone planning to use a Notification Server or think
> that they might want to?
We're not planning to.
Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products mike at easysw.com
Printing Software for UNIX http://www.easysw.com