Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1295817
pdftops doesn't propagate Collate option well
Last modified: 2016-12-20 12:38:17 EST
Description of problem:
When I add new printer with PPD file Samsung_CLX-9252_9352_Series.ppd which has DefaultCollate set to True and try to print to it with Collate disabled, I get "<</Collate true>> setpagedevice" in the output PostScript file.
I think that there should be "<</Collate false>> setpagedevice" instead. I know that disabled collation is determined by missing collate in the "%%Requirements:" field but having Collate True on different place in the file is at least confusing.
This could be done by always setting collation in filter/pdftops.c:515 not only when it is True.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. lpadmin -p test -v file:///home/mkasik/output.ps -P /home/mkasik/Samsung_CLX-9252_9352_Series.ppd
2. cupsenable test
3. cupsaccept test
4. PPD=/home/mkasik/Samsung_CLX-9252_9352_Series.ppd /usr/lib/cups/filter/pdftopdf 1 mkasik Title 2 noCollate document.pdf > document2.pdf
5. PPD=/home/mkasik/Samsung_CLX-9252_9352_Series.ppd /usr/lib/cups/filter/pdftops 1 mkasik Title 2 noCollate document2.pdf > document2.ps
6. cat document2.ps | grep -i Collate
%%BeginFeature: *Collate True
<</Collate true>> setpagedevice
%%BeginFeature: *Collate False
<</Collate false>> setpagedevice
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