IPP> FW: LDAP Printer Schema (sent to RFC Editor)

IPP> FW: LDAP Printer Schema (sent to RFC Editor)

IPP> FW: LDAP Printer Schema (sent to RFC Editor)

McDonald, Ira imcdonald at sharplabs.com
Mon Feb 4 16:56:25 EST 2002

Hi folks,

FYI - the LDAP Printer Schema (republished as an 'individual contribution',
after being _withdrawn_ as an IETF IPP WG product last month) has just
been forwarded to the RFC Editor for publication as an Informational RFC.

According to the Internet Standards Process (RFC 2026), the RFC Editor
will request that the IESG issue an Internet 'last-call' on this document
and it will then go to the back of the queue for RFC publication (all
'standards track' documents have higher precedence than Informational

As noted earlier, the technical content of this 'individual contribution'
is identical to the last IETF IPP WG draft.

- Ira McDonald (co-editor of LDAP Printer Schema)
  High North Inc

-----Original Message-----
From: McDonald, Ira 
Sent: Monday, February 04, 2002 11:49 AM
To: 'rfc-editor at rfc-editor.org'
Cc: 'flemingp at us.ibm.com'; 'kjones at bytemobile.com'; 'harryl at us.ibm.com';
McDonald, Ira; 'carl at manros.com'; 'hastings at cp10.es.xerox.com'
Subject: LDAP Printer Schema (for Informational RFC)

Copies: RFC Editor <rfc-editor at rfc-editor.org>
        Pat Fleming <flemingp at us.ibm.com>
        Ken Jones <kjones at bytemobile.com>
        Harry Lewis <harryl at us.ibm.com>
        Ira McDonald <imcdonald at sharplabs.com>

Please publish the following document as an Informational RFC:

    "LDAP Schema for Printer Services", 15 January 2002

This document fully conforms to RFC 2223 "Instructions to RFC Authors"
and to the "Recent and Proposed RFC Editorial Policy Changes" on the
RFC Editor web page.

As this document is Informational, there are NO normative references.
This document describes an LDAP printer schema developed several years
ago and now shipping in the printer industry.

The Abstract is as follows:

   This document provides information for the Internet community.  It
   does not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  This document
   defines an LDAP schema, object classes and attributes, for printers
   and printer services, for use with directories that support
   Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAPv3) [RFC2251].  This
   document is based on the printer attributes listed in Appendix E of
   Internet Printing Protocol (IPP/1.1) [RFC2911], the Service Location
   Protocol (SLPv2) [RFC2608] 'service:printer:' template defined in
   [SLPPRT], and the mapping between SLP service advertisements and LDAP
   descriptions of services defined in [RFC2926].  

Thanks very much,
- Pat Fleming (principal editor)
  Ken Jones (co-editor)
  Harry Lewis (co-editor)
  Ira McDonald (co-editor)

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