Disables printer queue devices.
disable [ -c ] [ -rReason ] PrinterName ...
The disable command disables or brings offline the printer queue devices specified by the PrinterName parameter.
Note: You must have root user authority or belong to the printq group to run this command.
|-c||Cancels all job requests. Using this flag is the same as entering the enq -K command.|
|-rReason||Specifies the reason for disabling the printer queue device with the Reason variable. This flag is a "no operation" flag, which means that the system ignores this flag.|
disable -c lp0
|/etc/qconfig||Queue configuration file|
|/etc/qconfig.bin||Digested, binary version of the /etc/qconfig file|
|/var/spool/lpd/stat/*||Information on the status of the devices|
|/var/spool/qdaemon/*||Temporary copies of enqueued files|
The cancel command, enable command, enq command, lp command, lpstat command.
The qconfig file.
Starting and Stopping a Print Queue in AIX Version 4.3 Guide to Printers and Printing.