Printer Ink levels and capabilities
david at fubar.dk
Wed Aug 30 20:05:26 PDT 2006
On Fri, 2006-08-25 at 16:09 +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
> Yes, (cc'ing maintainer) I really do think this belongs in attached to a
> HAL dbus interface, something like org.freedesktop.Hal.Printer.InkLevel.
> This means we get a little interface that any program can query (over
> DBUS) and get the ink level for the correct printer).
> Or maybe just bolt on a dbus interface to libinklevel and then use it
> from a hal addon - now I'm just playing with ideas.
Indeed, we'd just wrap the relevant parts of libinklevel as a D-BUS API.
Note that there's also a bug open on this
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