GTK Calls from CUPS Backend - Getting filename

Mohit Kumar mohitkumar17 at
Mon Aug 1 21:50:29 PDT 2005

> No, you can't do that because your backend will be running as root,
> possibly on a different system, and not as the user that submitted
> the job on the same system.
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> ______________________________________________________________________
> Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
> Internet Printing and Publishing Software

Hi Michael,

In this scenario, how can my backend request for a filename to which I can print? I am facing a problem where I want to request the file name to which the file should be printed from the user. Is there some property which i need to set to enable cups to send me that data too?


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