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lpq(1)                                           Apple Inc.                                           lpq(1)

       lpq - show printer queue status

       lpq [ -E ] [ -U username ] [ -h server[:port] ] [ -P destination[/instance] ] [ -a ] [ -l ] [ +inter-val +interval
       val ]

       lpq 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  +interval  option  allows  you  to  continuously report the jobs in the queue until the queue is
       empty; the list of jobs is shown once every interval seconds.

       lpq supports the following options:

            Forces encryption when connecting to the server.

       -P destination[/instance]
            Specifies an alternate printer or class name.

       -U username
            Specifies an alternate username.

            Reports jobs on all printers.

       -h server[:port]
            Specifies an alternate server.

            Requests a more verbose (long) reporting format.

       cancel(1), lp(1), lpr(1), lprm(1), lpstat(1),

       Copyright 2007-2013 by Apple Inc.

16 June 2008                                        CUPS                                              lpq(1)

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