I concur that this Textual Convention needs clarification.
I assumed that active did not imply selected. I thought this
was handled by the input table.
> 2. hrPrinterStatus when hrDeviceStatus is Down
> In the table in almost all cases where hrDeviceStatus is Down, the
> hrPrinterStatus is listed as Idle or Printing or Warmup. According to
> the HR MIB for hrPrinterStatus:
> "The current status of this printer device. When
> in the idle(1), printing(2), or warmup(3) state,
> the corresponding hrDeviceStatus should be
> running(2) or warning(3). When in the unknown
> state, the corresponding hrDeviceStatus should be
> Therefore, when hrDeviceStatus is Down, hrPrinterStatus should be
> Other or Unknown.
Here is someone's chance to make an alternate proposal because
I do not like the current wording that forces this behavior.
Maybe Harry is correct we should redo the hr variables.
> 3. Cover/Door Open
I concur with your implementers. The Cover Table states "The cover
of the General print sub-unit describes the covers...". Therefore
or interlocks within the input sub-unit are not covered by this table.