enable(8) Easy Software Products enable(8)NAME
disable, enable - stop/start printers and classes
disable [ -E ] [ -c ] [ -h server ] [ -r reason ] destination(s)enable [ -E ] destination(s)DESCRIPTIONenable starts the named printers or classes.
disable stops the named printers or classes. The following options may
Cancels all jobs on the named destination.
-r [ reason ]
Sets the message associated with the stopped state. If no reason
is specified then the message is set to "Reason Unknown".
The -E option forces encryption when connecting to the server.
The CUPS versions of disable and enable may ask the user for an access
password depending on the printing system configuration. This differs
from the System V versions which require the root user to execute these
SEE ALSOaccept(8), cancel(1), lp(1), lpadmin(8), lpstat(1), reject(8), CUPS
Software Administrators Manual, http://localhost:631/documentation.html
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23 January 2001 Common UNIX Printing System enable(8)