[cups.general] Re: filtering vnd.cups-raw

Johannes Meixner jsmeix at suse.de
Thu Jul 15 00:13:27 PDT 2004


On Wed, 28 Jan 2004 02:49:32 -0500, Christoph Litauer wrote:
> Background: Sometimes my users want to print postscript files that are
> not DSC comliant. Since cups expects DSC comliant Postscript code for
> psotps and foomatic-rip, printing such documents often fails.

I would not recommend to introduce filtering for "raw" because
how would you then print really "raw" (e.g. when the application
or a Windows driver has produced the printer specific data)?

Instead I would recommend to do something like

Johannes Meixner
SUSE LINUX AG, Maxfeldstrasse 5                 Mail: jsmeix at suse.de
90409 Nuernberg, Germany                    WWW: http://www.suse.de/

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