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Printer Data Processing/ Word Processing Enhanced Controller System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049275D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Cavill, BR Foldes, F Hughes, MW Zimmerman, L [+details]

Abstract

A printer controller system is described which prints in both data processing (DP) and word processing (WP) modes. While utilizing features of standard controllers, the present design has fundamental architectural innovations to support the word processing requirements in addition to performing standard and also 'enhanced print' data processing capabilities.