I like what you guys have come up with. Thanks.
I assume that the standard keyword value for "notify-pull-method" would be
Why have the "notify-pull-method" Subscription Template attribute by
For example, if 'ftp' were made a second pull method, then that is
requesting the Printer to put some sort of file that the Notification
Recipient is going to pull. And I guess that the Event Life time would have
to be the same for both pull methods, since we have only one
"ippget-event-life" Printer Description attribute. Or would we have one for
the 'ippget' method using the Get-Notifications operation and one for FTP so
we'd need another, say, "ftp-event-life" Printer Description attribute?
If the Event Life's are different, I would think it might be problematic to
have a single Subscription object for both methods. So how about
simplifying the "notify-pull-method" Subscription Template attribute to be
single valued? If you want both, the client has to create two Subscription
From: Michael Sweet [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Friday, October 26, 2001 13:29
To: McDonald, Ira
Cc: Hastings, Tom N; ipp (E-mail); IPP FAX DL (E-mail)
Subject: Re: IPP> NOT - IPPGET Delivery Method - ISSUE 02 'ippget' URI
"McDonald, Ira" wrote:
> Hi Michael,
> First, I suggest that any Subscription with a missing/empty
> "notify-recipient-uri" MUST support retrieval of those
> notifications via IPPGET in-band and MAY support one or
> more other client pull methods for notification retrieval.
> Second, I agree that we have an ambiguity about WHICH are
> the supported client pull methods, so how about a second
> attribute (strictly alternate to "notify-recipient-uri",
> so that one or the other MUST be in every Subscription),
> called "notify-pull-method (1setOf keyword)", so that the
> Printer attribute "notify-pull-method-supported" can enumerate
> all the client pull methods supported by an implementation.
That'll work, thanks!
-- ______________________________________________________________________ Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products email@example.com Printing Software for UNIX http://www.easysw.com
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