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Printer problem

1. When i am giving unknown printer in the lp command, I am facing the below error.

Is there any way to avoid the error?

lp -dadfsd adf.prn

ganeshb@its04489:~ $ lp -d adl -s pea_error1.txt
status Information, attempt 1 of 3:
sending job 'kganeshb@its04489+83' to adl@localhost
connecting to 'localhost', attempt 1
connected to 'localhost'
requesting printer adl@localhost
job 'kganeshb@its04489+83' transfer to adl@localhost failed
sending str '^Badl' to adl@localhost
error msg: 'spool queue for 'adl' does not exist on server'
error msg: 'check for correct printer name or you may need to run'
error msg: ''checkpc -f' to create queue'
waiting 10 seconds before retry
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printers.conf(5)						    Apple Inc.							  printers.conf(5)

printers.conf - printer configuration file for cups DESCRIPTION
The printers.conf file defines the local printers that are available. It is normally located in the /etc/cups directory and is generated automatically by the cupsd(8) program when printers are added or deleted. Each line in the file can be a configuration directive, a blank line, or a comment. Comment lines start with the # character. DIRECTIVES
<Printer name> ... </Printer> Defines a specific printer. <DefaultPrinter name> ... </Printer> Defines a default printer. Accepting Yes Accepting No Specifies whether the printer is accepting new jobs. AllowUser [ user @group ... ] Allows specific users and groups to print to the printer. DenyUser [ user @group ... ] Prevents specific users and groups from printing to the printer. DeviceURI uri Specifies the device URI for a printer. ErrorPolicy abort-job ErrorPolicy retry-current-job ErrorPolicy retry-job ErrorPolicy stop-printer Specifies the error policy for the printer. Info text Specifies human-readable text describing the printer. JobSheets banner banner Specifies the banner pages to use for the printer. KLimit number Specifies the job-k-limit value for the printer. Location text Specifies human-readable text describing the location of the printer. OpPolicy name Specifies the operation policy for the printer. PageLimit number Specifies the job-page-limit value for the printer. PortMonitor monitor Specifies the port monitor for a printer. QuotaPeriod seconds Specifies the job-quota-period value for the printer. Shared Yes Shared No Specifies whether the printer is shared. State idle State stopped Specifies the initial state of the printer (Idle or Stopped) StateMessage text Specifies the message associated with the state. StateTime seconds Specifies the date/time associated with the state. SEE ALSO
classes.conf(5), cupsd(8), cupsd.conf(5), mime.convs(5), mime.types(5), http://localhost:631/help COPYRIGHT
Copyright 2007-2011 by Apple Inc. 29 April 2009 CUPS printers.conf(5)

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