Actually scaling, centering, and cropping are all addressed
for IPPFAX (extensions that will certainly migrate to general
From: Mike Sweet [mailto:mike at easysw.com]
Sent: Saturday, April 19, 2003 10:14 PM
To: McDonald, Ira
Cc: 'Harry Lewis'; Hastings, Tom N; ipp at pwg.org; ps at pwg.org; sm at pwg.org
Subject: Re: SM> Re: IPP> 4 significant proposed increases in
conformance requirements for the IPP Document object spec
McDonald, Ira wrote:
> 2) I agree that PDL override is hard to implement (in _some_ PDLs), but
> what Tom and I have proposed is to disambiguate _which_ attributes
> (if any) can be guaranteed to successfully override the PDL. Seems
> to me like a good clarity enhancement to IPP.
PDL override is not even well-defined; what do you do with a PDF file
that was formatted for a different media size? Scale it? Center it?
Crop it? What constitutes an override???
Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products mike at easysw.com
Printing Software for UNIX http://www.easysw.com