What command do you use to clear the print que?


 
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What command do you use to clear the print que?

Hi,

I have a user that has tried to print a job several times and has now filled up the que. How do i delete all the jobs in the que and what is the command?Smilie
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This might be a good starting point... How do I print from a UNIX machine?
 

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