rlpstat - print status of LP spooler requests on a remote system
/usr/sbin/rlpstat [-d printer] [-u user] [id ...]
rlpstat reports the status of the specified jobs or all requests
associated with a user. If no arguments are specified, rlpstat
reports on any requests currently in the queue.
For each request submitted (i.e., each invocation of lp - see lp(1))
rlpstat reports the request ID, user's name, total size of the
request, date of the request, and, if it is being transferred, the
This command is intended to be used only by the spool system in
response to the lpstat command and should not be invoked directly (see
rlpstat recognizes the following options and command-line arguments:
-d printer Specify a particular printer. Otherwise, the
default line printer is used (or the value of the
LPDEST environment variable).
-u user Status is requested on all requests for the user
who executed the rlpstat command on the specified
printer (see the -d option).
id Status is requested on the specified request IDs
(as returned by lp). All the request IDs must be
for the same printer.
rlpstat was developed by the University of California, Berkeley, and
enable(1), lp(1), lpadmin(1M), lpsched(1M), lpstat(1), rcancel(1M),
Hewlett-Packard Company - 1 - HP-UX Release 11i: November 2000