foomatic-printjob(1) -- Linux man page



foomatic-printjob - <put a short description here>  


foomatic-printjob [ -s spooler ] [ -P queuename ] [ -o option1=value1 -o option2 ... ] [ -i ] [ file1 file2 ... ]

foomatic-printjob -Q [ -s spooler ] [ -P queuename ] [ -i ] [ -a ] [ user1 user2 ... ]

foomatic-printjob -R [ -s spooler ] [ -P queuename ] [ - ] [ -i ] [ jobid1 jobid2 ... ]

foomatic-printjob -C [ -s spooler ] [ -i ] command [ arguments ]

foomatic-printjob -S [ -s spooler ] [ -i ]

foomatic-printjob -h [ -s spooler ] [ -P queuename ] [ -i ]



Explicit spooler type (cups,lpd,lprng,pdq)

Command should apply to this queue

Set option to value

Set the switch option

Print n copies

file1  file2  ...
Files to be printed, when no file is given, standard input will be printed

Query the jobs in a queue

Query the jobs in all queues

user1  user2  ...
Users whose jobs should be listed

Remove a job from a queue

Remove all your jobs

jobid1  jobid2
IDs of the jobs to be removed

Execute control commands for queue/job manipulation

command [ arguments ]
Control command for queue/job manipulation. The commands are the ones of the BSD "lpc" utility. Use the control command "help" to get a list of supported commands. Note: the amount of commands varies with the spooler, but the same commands given under different spoolers do the same thing.

Interactive mode: You will be asked if foomatic-printjob is in doubt about something. Otherwise foomatic-printjob uses auto-detection or quits with an error.

Save the chosen spooler as the default spooler

Show this message or show a list of available options if a queue is specified



foomatic-printjob returns ...



Manfred Wassmann <> for the foomatic project using output from the associated binary.



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