enable(8) -- Linux man page
NAME(cups)disable/(cups)enable - stop/start printers and classes
SYNOPSISdisable [ -E ] [ -c ] [ -h server ] [ -r reason ] destination(s)
cupsdisable [ -E ] [ -c ] [ -h server ] [ -r reason ] destination(s)
enable [ -E ] destination(s)
cupsenable [ -E ] destination(s)
DESCRIPTIONenable or cupsenable starts the named printers or classes.
disable or cupsdisable stops the named printers or classes. The following options may be used:
Cancels all jobs on the named destination.
- -r [ reason ]
Sets the message associated with the stopped state. If no reason is specified then the message is set to "Reason Unknown".
COMPATIBILITYThe CUPS versions of disable and enable may ask the user for an access password depending on the printing system configuration. This differs from the System V versions which require the root user to execute these commands.
SEE ALSOaccept(8) or cupsaccept(8), cancel(1), lp(1), lpadmin(8), lpstat(1), reject(8) or cupsreject(8), CUPS Software Administrators Manual, http://localhost:631/documentation.php
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