rastertopcl creating very large (> 2 GB) files

Michael Sweet mike at easysw.com
Mon Jul 26 18:20:10 PDT 2004

Anonymous wrote:
> ...
> ~6GB, so I assume IPP uses some sort of streaming over TCP/IP rather
> than a block copy(?).  Does "socket" stream, and if so is it faster
> at transfering data than IPP?

IPP can stream the print data, however the current backend does not
stream data since HP's IPP implementation does not support it.

The socket backend streams print data to the printer and is generally
the fastest way to print.

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
Printing Software for UNIX                       http://www.easysw.com

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