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ipptool python wrapper

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Convenient IPP request generator for python to interrogate CUPS or IPP devices, with the help of ipptool.


python install


python test


Add the following content in ~/.pyipptool.cfg or /etc/pyipptool/pyipptol.cfg.

ipptool_path = <s>/usr/bin/ipptool</s>
;If authentication is required
login = <s>admin</s>
password = <s>secret</s>
graceful_shutdown_time = <s>2</s>
timeout = <s>10</s>

Where ipptool_path points to the absolute path of your installed ipptool


Create an infinite time subscription for printer-XYZ class for the rss notifier

>>> from pyipptool import create_printer_subscription
>>> create_printer_subscription(

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