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Re: [hfdb] Sorry - fixed now Re: [Fwd: Summary of the LSM Free Software
Re: [hfdb] Sorry - fixed now Re: [Fwd: Summary of the LSM Free Software Printing Summit]
Tue, 27 Jul 2004 07:39:45 +1000
On Tue, 2004-07-27 at 00:46, Joe Shaw wrote:
> On Sun, 2004-07-25 at 07:31 +1000, Zenaan Harkness wrote:
> > And beyond even that, in the HFDB project we are working to a
> > unified db of hardware device descriptions across all hardware device
> > categories. At the minimum, a centralized collection point, but I think
> > ideally actually storing all the data, and generating multiple output
> > formats as needed for various projects.
> Makes sense, I think. You should talk to the foomatic folks and see if
> you can get some buy in to the idea. At the very least, the foomatic DB
> is a good starting point for your own printer database.
Thanks for all that Joe, we will do so (soon-ish :).