Lpr 'queue full" error<SOLVED>
noc at hdk5.net
Mon Jun 14 18:03:57 UTC 2010
Al Plant wrote:
> I have a network HP Laserjet 1100 printer that has been running with out
> failure since 2004 on my office lan using aps2 filter on a FreeBSD 4.9
> Lpr print server. It became intermittent recently in that it prints
> files from the command line only. The gui's on the three desktop boxes
> on the lan (all FreeBSD 8 & 9) no longer print.
> The error is "queue is full" when print job is sent from a gui. It works
> fine from the command line. Could the aps2 filter have failed?
> Any suggestions as to what to look for appreciated. Search only showed
> similar questions no answers.
For the record.
I found a lpc command in "FreeBSD Unleashed."
LPR trouble shooting section.
lpc> clean all
This command used on the client hosts and the server removed a lot of
cruft left by the printing processes.
It appears to print as it should after this command.
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