First Edition (October 1997)

Trademarks and Acknowledgements

About This Book

Chapter 1. Printers, Print Jobs, and Queues Overview for Users

Chapter 2. Printers, Print Jobs, and Queues for System Administrators

Chapter 3. Spooler Overview

Chapter 4. Printer, Plotter, and Spooler Subsystem Programming

Chapter 5. Troubleshooting the AIX Spooler
Local Printer Checklist
Inoperative Printer Checklist
Remote Printer Checklist
Adapter Considerations
Terminal-Attached Printer Checklist
Considerations for 8-Bit Printer Attached to 7-Bit Interface
qdaemon Checklist
Queuing System Problems
Testing the qdaemon
Testing a Spooler Queue
Copying Spooled Jobs
Cleaning Up and Starting Over