[cups.development] cups cupsBackChannelRead

Michael R Sweet msweet at apple.com
Thu Jan 24 11:11:22 PST 2008

velupillai wrote:
> I wrote a raster filter. Now i want The filter be able to request some information from the printer. so i use cupsBackChannelRead (i tried cups 1.2.10 then 1.3.5).but it failed to read and return -1.i noticed in /var/log/cups/error the sentence "Received 1 bytes data from backchannel".Can anyone help me? thanks in advance.

What operating system/Linux distribution are you using?

How is the printer connected?

Which backend are you using?

Michael R Sweet                        Senior Printing System Engineer

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