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Old 07-18-2003, 06:57 AM   #1
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can not cancel printer job?

hello, i am here to ask the printer problem.

how can i cancel the printer job and document in my printer.
even i go to cancel document, it said can not cancel,
the error message said " reason given by server: job or server not found."
even i want to set up again my printer also can't work.

so what should i do to cancel this two document.
Old 07-18-2003, 08:11 AM   #2
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Are you trying this from a Linux / Windows system?

Alternative: do an lprm on the server.
Old 07-18-2003, 12:40 PM   #3
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i am doing in the redhat 9.0

but i could not work, may i know detail of the lprm,
i have tired the lprm the printer job id ,
that could not work because the server repsondd no job and printer is located.

do you know what i means
Old 07-18-2003, 12:54 PM   #4
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Did you specify the spool queue.

For example, to remove job 5 and 8 in spool queue lp1:
lprm -P lp1 5 8
The MAN page of lprm contains more detailed options.
Old 07-20-2003, 08:49 PM   #5
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icic , i know,
i would try now, see whether i can get it or not ,
thanks for you ...


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