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Linux.com: Moving to PDF as a Future Print Job Spooling Format

Apr 21, 2006, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kurt Pfeifle)

"Portable Document Format (PDF) is set to displace PostScript as the standard print job transfer and processing format for Linux, though Linux will maintain PostScript support for a long time to ensure backward compatibility.

"This switch was agreed upon at last week's Linux Desktop Printing Summit. Open Source Development Labs (OSDL) and Linuxprinting.org organized the meeting, which was hosted by Lanier (a Ricoh corporation) at its Lanier Education Center in Atlanta..."

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