[cups.development] [RFE] STR #2493: The PPD attribute DefaultOutputOrder should be automatically mapped to the outputorder-default printer option when creating a printer
philipp at redfish-solutions.com
Fri Aug 24 15:51:36 PDT 2007
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When lpadmin -p <printer> -P <ppdfile> grovels through a printer
description file, it should auto-detect the attribute "DefaultOutputOrder"
and convert this into the printer option "outputorder-default".
That way, clients won't need to specify this option when sending jobs...
and jobs sent to a printer pool of mixed face-up and face-down printers
will always print the pages in the correct order.
I note that most PPD files on my system (fc6) don't include the
DefaultOutputOrder attribute (alas), and only one of them specifies it as
That is, there were 1610 printers described on my system; 1573 had no
DefaultOutputOrder attribute; 27 did; of those 27, only one had "reverse"
instead of "normal".
Clearly, to be useful, the DefaultOutputOrder will need to become
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