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Internet Printing Protocol (IPP): Job and Printer Administrative Operations (RFC3998)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000108037D
Original Publication Date: 2005-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-22

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

C. Kugler: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

This document specifies the following 16 additional OPTIONAL system administration operations for use with the Internet Printing Protocol/1.1 (IPP), plus a few associated attributes, values, and status codes, and using the IPP Printer object to manage printer fan-out and fan-in.

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Network Working Group                                          C. Kugler
Request for Comments: 3998                                      H. Lewis
Category: Standards Track                                IBM Corporation
                                                        T. Hastings, Ed.
                                                       Xerox Corporation
                                                              March 2005


                   Internet Printing Protocol (IPP):
               Job and Printer Administrative Operations

Status of This Memo

   This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the
   Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for
   improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet
   Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state
   and status of this protocol.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2005).

Abstract

   This document specifies the following 16 additional OPTIONAL system
   administration operations for use with the Internet Printing
   Protocol/1.1 (IPP), plus a few associated attributes, values, and
   status codes, and using the IPP Printer object to manage printer
   fan-out and fan-in.

      Printer operations:                       Job operations:
      Enable-Printer and Disable-Printer        Reprocess-Job
      Pause-Printer-After-Current-Job           Cancel-Current-Job
      Hold-New-Jobs and Release-Held-New-Jobs   Suspend-Current-Job
      Deactivate-Printer and Activate-Printer   Resume-Job
      Restart-Printer                           Promote-Job
      Shutdown-Printer and Startup-Printer      Schedule-Job-After

Kugler, et al.              Standards Track                     [Page 1]
RFC 3998            IPP: Job and Printer Operations           March 2005


Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction..................................................  4
   2.  Terminology...................................................  4
       2.1.  Conformance Terminology.................................  4
       2.2.  Other Terminology.......................................  5
   3.  Definition of the Printer Operations..........................  6
       3.1.  The Disable and Enable Printer Operations...............  7
             3.1.1.  Disable-Printer Operation.......................  7
             3.1.2.  Enab...