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Old 06-01-2005, 11:20 AM   #1
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mandrake 9.2 kill jobs


I've got a print job that has apparently been running since yesteday. I can't cancel it via localhost so which command in terminal lets me see joobs and then kill them? Thanks.
 
Old 06-01-2005, 02:34 PM   #2
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ps -ax
Will display a list of running processes. Find the appropriate pid number and then type
kill xxxx (where xxx is pid number)
In dire cases you can type
kill -9 xxx
Last resort is su to root and then type kill -9 xxx

You could also open Configure Your Computer go to the system section, look for Services and restart cups.
 
Old 06-02-2005, 03:22 AM   #3
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You may have to delete the contents of the print queue (somewheres in the /var tree).
 
Old 06-04-2005, 02:56 AM   #4
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The commands you need are lpq and lprm. They're fairly straightforward - just look at their man pages.
 
  


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