IPP Mail Archive: Re: IPP> MOD - Updated MIB Access paper posted, V0.3

IPP Mail Archive: Re: IPP> MOD - Updated MIB Access paper posted, V0.3

Re: IPP> MOD - Updated MIB Access paper posted, V0.3

Carl-Uno Manros (carl@manros.com)
Wed, 06 May 1998 07:26:08 -0700

Don,

You are right. Tom and I have already spoken about that. We will just have a
short introduction of the paper today, and leave the discussion for next week.

Carl-Uno

At 07:37 AM 5/6/98 -0400, don@lexmark.com wrote:
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>Posting a paper and sending notice very early on the day of the conference
>call (3:45AM EDT) seems to me to be way to late to be included in
>discussions. While those of us on the east coast might have a little time
>for review, clearly others have almost no time. I think it would be
>appropriate to delay discussion on this until next week.
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>To: ipp%pwg.org@interlock.lexmark.com
>cc: (bcc: Don Wright)
>bcc: Don Wright
>Subject: IPP> MOD - Updated MIB Access paper posted, V0.3
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>Scott, Bob, Kris, and I finished the collaboration on the MIB access using
>IPP. We incorporated the agreements from last week's telecon.
>We'd like to present it at the telecon today, 10-12 PDT (1-3 EDT).
>There are a few minor issues highlighted in yellow.
>Its available at:
>ftp://ftp.pwg.org/pub/pwg/ipp/new_MOD/ipp-mib-access-980505-rev.doc
>ftp://ftp.pwg.org/pub/pwg/ipp/new_MOD/ipp-mib-access-980505-rev.pdf
>ftp://ftp.pwg.org/pub/pwg/ipp/new_MOD/ipp-mib-access-980505.doc
>ftp://ftp.pwg.org/pub/pwg/ipp/new_MOD/ipp-mib-access-980505.pdf
>Please use the last one for the telecon.
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>Here is the abstract:
> IPP Device and MIB access
> Version 0.03
> Abstract
>This document introduces a new Device object into the IPP object model. An
>IPP Printer object may support one or more Device objects which each
>represent a physical device as shown in the Internet Printing Protocol/1.0:
>Model and Semantics specification. This document provides read access to
>such Device objects by defining a mapping from table entries in the Printer
>MIB to new algorithmically generated attribute names. New algorithmically
>generated attribute group names allow convenient read-only access to any
>row, any column, and any entire table in the Printer MIB, as well as the
>entire Printer MIB. A general algorithmically generated attribute name
>provides access to any single SNMP object in any MIB. These new attribute
>names and attribute group names are supplied in the "requested-attributes"
>Operation attribute of the current Get-Printer-Attributes operation. A new
>OPTIONAL "which-device" Operation attribute permits the requester to select
>a particular device for the case where an IPP Printer object is supporting
>more than one device.
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