WIMS> CIM - Posted Printer and PrintMarker (2 Jan 2008)

WIMS> CIM - Posted Printer and PrintMarker (2 Jan 2008)

WIMS> CIM - Posted Printer and PrintMarker (2 Jan 2008)

Ira McDonald blueroofmusic at gmail.com
Wed Jan 2 13:55:02 EST 2008

Hi folks,                                     Wednesday (2 January 2008)

I've just posted two CIM printing classes to:


    - this release note
    - minor NEW version - prtMarkerEntry
    - major NEW version - prtGeneral and HR MIB hrDevice/hrPrinter

Rick - please run mofpretty on these classes and post result to:


- Ira


Change Log:

- Changed Version to "2.18"

- Added new properties for Deprecated reference from CIM_Printer and
  equivalent functionality to CIM_PrintInterpreter properties:
  AddressabilityBasis, FeedAddressability, and XFeedAddressability

- Changed Version to "2.18"

- Added new properties from Printer MIB v2:
  CurrentOperator, ServicePerson, SerialNumber, CriticalEvents,
  AllEvents, ConsoleDisabled, ConsoleNaturalLanguage, and
  ConsoleDisplayBufferText (array)

- Added new Required Override of CIM_ManagedElement.ElementName for
  mapping of prtGeneralPrinterName from Printer MIB v2

- Revised ModelCorrespondence clause of VerticalResolution property to
  CIM_PrintJob.VerticalResolution (cut-and-paste bug in v2.13 class)

- Added Deprecated clause to existing properties:
  PaperSizesSupported, CurrentPaperType, CurrentLanguage,
  CurrentMimeType, Capabilities, CapabilityDescriptions,
  DefaultCapabilities, CurrentCapabilities, HorizontalResolution,
  VerticalResolution, and MarkingTechnology

- Revised Description of properties to note that will be DEPRECATED in
  the future, after being copied to PrintService[Settings|Capabilities]:
  MaxCopies, DefaultCopies, MaxNumberUp, DefaultNumberUp, and


Ira McDonald (Musician / Software Architect)
Chair - Linux Foundation Open Printing WG
Blue Roof Music/High North Inc
email: blueroofmusic at gmail.com
  579 Park Place  Saline, MI  48176
  PO Box 221  Grand Marais, MI 49839

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