Identifies the data stream format that is output to the printer device.
Initially settable, single-valued
You can enter one of these fixed values:
Note: ipds is not an allowed value for command-attached and other-driver attached printers.
- afpdsNote: afpds can only be used with the Upload TCP/IP attachment type.
For more information about attachment types, see Understanding attachment types for PSF actual destinations.
You can use the synonym printer-data-stream.
- Other-driver attached actual destinations
- Command-attached actual destinations
- Other attachment types
For AIX, CUPS, and PSF-Other DSS actual destinations, you must have the correct driver for the datastream format you want to output to the printer device.