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Old 04-19-2006, 07:21 AM   #1
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stop print jobs


how to i stop a print job in rh9
 
Old 04-19-2006, 08:16 AM   #2
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Try as root:

lpadmin -x

That should delete any pending print jobs

Hope this helps

Bob
 
Old 04-19-2006, 08:24 AM   #3
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there's also
Code:
lpq
(which shows jobs that are queued) and
Code:
lprm <job_id_from_lpq>
which should kill that particular job.
 
Old 04-19-2006, 08:29 AM   #4
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I found that lpadmin -x wants the printer name. For example:
lpadmin -x hp_printer

I also use the command: lprm -
 
  


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