Updated: 2/24/2021, 3:51:59 PM
Created: 2/24/2021, 3:51:59 PM
Last Updated By: Daniel Klein
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This command deletes a list of print jobs. It takes the general form:
where print-job-list is the list of print jobs to be deleted, separated by spaces or commas.
If used without arguments, for instance:
the user will be prompted as:
PRINT JOB LIST:
The user will then enter the print job list to be deleted.
Root or the user that generated the print job can only delete print jobs with the P option assigned. Any user can delete print jobs with the U option. Print jobs with OPEN or EDIT status cannot be deleted. Print jobs currently being despooled can be deleted. The job is killed and then deleted.
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