IPP Mail Archive: RE: IPP> The impact on users for "ipp:" URL notation?

IPP Mail Archive: RE: IPP> The impact on users for "ipp:" URL notation?

RE: IPP> The impact on users for "ipp:" URL notation?

Larry Masinter (masinter@parc.xerox.com)
Mon, 6 Jul 1998 08:42:11 PDT

> Based on more recent discussions in the WG, I do not see a major difference
> whether I write:
>
> PRINTER: ipp://www.manros.com/ipp-printer
>
> or
>
> PRINTER: http://www.manros.com/ipp-printer
>
> the same way as you use telephone numbers for both TEL: and FAX: on you
> cards today.

The former would imply the IPP port, while the latter would imply
port 80.

The port used is a major difference.

Larry

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