Patent Number: 7,826,083

Title: Management of multiple page description languages

Abstract: An image forming apparatus decides, in response to an information request transmitted from an information processing apparatus, a priority image forming unit from a plurality of image forming units in accordance with the states of image forming units. The image forming apparatus transmits identification information containing an identifier of the decided image forming unit.

Inventors: Nakamura; Tadahiro (Yokohama, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G06F 3/12 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00