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.TH lpq 1 "CUPS" "16 June 2008" "Apple Inc."
lpq \- show printer queue status
.B lpq
[ -E ] [ -U
.I username
] [ -h
.I server[:port]
] [ -P
.I destination[/instance]
] [ -a ] [ -l ] [
.I +interval
\fIlpq\fR shows the current print queue status on the named
printer. Jobs queued on the default destination will be shown if
no printer or class is specified on the command-line.
The \fI+interval\fR option allows you to continuously report the
jobs in the queue until the queue is empty; the list of jobs is
shown once every \fIinterval\fR seconds.
\fIlpq\fR supports the following options:
.TP 5
Forces encryption when connecting to the server.
.TP 5
-P destination[/instance]
Specifies an alternate printer or class name.
.TP 5
-U username
Specifies an alternate username.
.TP 5
Reports jobs on all printers.
.TP 5
-h server[:port]
Specifies an alternate server.
.TP 5
Requests a more verbose (long) reporting format.
\fIcancel(1)\fR, \fIlp(1)\fR, \fIlpr(1)\fR, \fIlprm(1)\fR,
Copyright 2007-2009 by Apple Inc.
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