error policy - move job?

Helge Blischke h.blischke at
Tue Nov 6 02:33:10 PST 2012

Rob Crow wrote:

> Hello,
> Is there a way to get CUPS to move all error/aborted jobs to another
> queue? Or to save the aborted jobs in a given location?
> Using the 'abort-job' error policy works best for us in keeping the
> printers running, but we need to review and possibly re-print the
> erroneous jobs.
> Perhaps there is another way to trap problem jobs without stopping the
> queue?
> Thanks,
> Rob.

Not directly, AFAIK, but you set up a notification handling for the aborted 
jobs and hook this up to a utility script that  e.g. moves the job.


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