Media Type 'application/vnd.cups-raw' Details

Media Type 'application/vnd.cups-raw' Details

Basic Info
Media Type application
subtype vnd.cups-raw
Registered? Yes
See also Sweet

Tags: (none)

File Formats: (none)


From [email protected]  Tue May 18 08:16:52 1999
Date: Tue, 18 May 1999 08:16:47 -0700 (PDT)
From: Michael Sweet <[email protected]>
To: [email protected], [email protected]
Reply-To: [email protected]
Sender: [email protected]
Subject: Request for MIME media type Application/Vendor Tree - vnd.cups-raw

Name : Michael Sweet

E-mail : [email protected]

MIME media type name : Application

MIME subtype name : Vendor Tree - vnd.cups-raw

Required parameters : None

Optional parameters :

Encoding considerations :
Potentially contains raw 8-bit data.

Security considerations :
Since raw data is sent directly to a printer, it is possible to
damage or otherwise render inoperable a printing device.

Interoperability considerations : Used by the Common UNIX Printing
System ("CUPS").  May be used by CUPS or Internet Printing Protocol
("IPP") clients to send printer-specific files to a server.

Published specification :
CUPS-IDD-1.0: Common UNIX Printing System Interface Design

Available at "".

Applications which use this media :
Common UNIX Printing System ("CUPS") servers and clients.
Internet Printing Protocol ("IPP") clients.

Additional information :

1. Magic number(s) :
2. File extension(s) :
3. Macintosh file type code :
This format depends greatly on the destination printer.  Use outside
of internal filters is discouraged.

Person to contact for further information :

1. Name : Michael Sweet
2. E-mail : [email protected]

Intended usage : Limited Use

Author/Change controller : Michael Sweet
Easy Software Products
44141 Airport View Drive Suite 204
Hollywood, Maryland 20636-3111 USA