[svlug] kill all print jobs

Drew Bertola drew at drewb.com
Mon Jan 7 19:29:01 PST 2002


On Mon, Jan 07, 2002 at 06:48:51PM -0800, Todd G. Gardner wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I am running rh72.
> 
> How do I kill all print jobs?

$ man lprm

lprm(1)

lprm - remove jobs from the line printer spooling queue 

etc.

> kill and the prossess id does not seem to work.
> kill -1 does not seem to work.
> Rebooting does not seem to work.
> Unplugging and replugging the printer in does not seem to stop it from 
> printing.
> 
> When I use the print job administrator that can not remove the job from 
> the queue either.
> 
> Any advise would be greatly appreciated.
> 
> Thank you,
> 
> Todd
> 
> 
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