rlpstat — print status of LP spooler requests on a remote system
reports the status of the specified jobs
or all requests associated with the specified users
on the specified printer.
At least one
or the name of a
must be specified.
For each request submitted (by
reports the request ID,
user's name, total size of the request, date of the request,
and, if it is being transferred, the device.
This command is intended to be used only by the spool system in
response to the
command and should not be invoked directly (see
recognizes the following options and command-line arguments:
- -d printer
Status is requested on the specified printer.
- -u user
Status is requested on all requests for the user who executed the
command on the specified printer (see the
You can repeat the
option to specify more users.
The maximum number of users that can be specified is 50.
Status is requested on the specified request IDs
(as returned by
All the request IDs must be for the same printer.
The maximum number of request IDs that can be specified is 50.
was developed by the University of California, Berkeley, and HP.