Comments should be directed to the actual requestor, Al Brahme
(firstname.lastname@example.org), as well as to the PMP list.
Lloyd: do we have time to get this enum accepted for placement in
the new draft? (Assuming no objections from the PMP list.)
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Date: Fri, 18 Jul 1997 07:10:51 +0000
From: AlBrahme <email@example.com>
To: Scott Isaacson <SISAACSON@novell.com>
Subject: Re: IPP> ipp & tiff
Scott Isaacson wrote:
> When you say "The tiff format currently accepted by ipp is too broad" do
> you mean that one of the enums for the "document-format" attribute is "
> 'langTIFF': 40 - Tagged Image File Format (Aldus)"??
> If so, please propose a new enum value and describe it (provide its
> semantics) and I am sure that it can be added to the list in the Printer MIB
> as well as the list in IPP since they are supposed to be the same list!!
> Once you do that, then an instance of an IPP Printer could implement the
> "document-formats-supported" attribute and set the value to this new value
> that you propose which is in the standard. This is how an "an ipp
> server which can accept only a TIFF-F format can convey
> this capability information to an ipp client."
Thanks for your reply. I propse the following enum for TIFF-F.
langTIFF_F (47) -- the Tagged Image File Format adopted for fax (TIFF-F) by
ietf_fax working group and specified in the ietf draft
published by them
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