Advanced Printing Software for Tru64 UNIX is based on
Xerox Corporation's PrintXchange product, collaboratively
developed by engineers at Compaq, SunSoft, and Xerox.
PrintXchange is a client/server printing system and is
intended for use in workgroup and enterprise environments.
It is based on the ISO/IEC 10175-1 Document Printing
Application (DPA) standard, and the POSIX 1387.4 Printing
This tutorial describes the benefits of Advanced Printing
Software, the client/server architecture, and the system
components. Follow the links below to learn about the system
architecture and printing model, the various client
programs, the benefits of Advanced Printing, and questions
you should consider when choosing your Tru64 UNIX printing
Architecture and model
Benefits to administrators and users
Frequently asked questions