[cups.general] restart printer from command line

chuck.amadi chuck.amadi at ntlworld.com
Wed Aug 17 14:46:42 PDT 2005

Anonymous wrote:

>Is there a command to restart a printer from the command line instead of the interface?
>So I can put it in a sheduler.
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>cups at easysw.com

I hope this helps As root in your shell  run which command i.e which lp 
or lpr whatever your print queue name is mine is lpr So which lpr output 

Thus run  /usr/sbin/lpr restart



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