lpana - print LP spooler performance analysis information
lpana [-d dest]
lpana prints LP spooler performance information, which system
administrators can use to optimize the configuration of the entire
lpana recognizes one option:
-d dest Choose dest as the printer or the class of
printers. If dest is a printer, the performance
analysis information is printed on that specific
printer. If dest is a class of printers, the
performance analysis information is printed on the
printers that are members of the class. By
default, lpana prints the performance analysis
information for all printers and/or classes.
lpana examines /var/adm/lp/lpana.log for the following items:
Wait AV Average waiting time from when job is spooled
until start of printing.
Wait SD Standard Deviation for waiting time.
Print AV Average printing time from start to end of job.
Print SD Standard Deviation for printing time.
Bytes AV Average of number of bytes printed per request.
Bytes SD Standard Deviation for number of bytes.
Sum KB Sum of bytes printed for all requests (in
Num of Requests
Total number of requests since logging started.
LANG determines the language in which messages are displayed.
lpana performs its operation on the local system only.
Hewlett-Packard Company - 1 - HP-UX Release 11i: November 2000
lpana was developed by HP.
lp(1), lpstat(1), lpadmin(1M), lpsched(1M).
Hewlett-Packard Company - 2 - HP-UX Release 11i: November 2000