[Openicc] cupsICC on remote CUPS servers Part 2

Michael Sweet msweet at apple.com
Fri May 20 08:32:25 PDT 2011

On May 20, 2011, at 12:45 AM, Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:
> Am 19.05.11, 21:25 -0400 schrieb Robert Krawitz:
>> On Thu, 19 May 2011 15:58:57 +0200, Jan-Peter Homann wrote:
>>> I´m not developer, but I´m working regularly together with
>>> developers.  From this experience, the manipulation of pure ASCII
>>> files like a PPD is not something very complicated.  Is it really a
>>> lot of work to create e.g. a basic PPD without color relevant
>>> entries and update the color relevant entries from profile Divtype
>>> metadata, which are installed on on the remote CUPS server ?
> Does CUPS provide an API to manipulate remote PPD files?

Yes, but changing a PPD requires remote admin privileges which are NOT enabled by default.

Michael Sweet, Senior Printing System Engineer, PWG Chair

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