On Wed, 2003-11-26 at 15:35, Guy Van Sanden wrote: > I'm having trouble with cups... > > My printer's ink cartridge got completely empty, and I didn't have a > replacement handy. So I killed of all print jobs. > Unfortunately, one of the cups processes for the running job seems to be > stuck. > > "...54562 0.0 0.4 2616 1140 ?? D 5:51PM 0:52.48 > parallel:/dev/lpt0 198 ..." > > I tried kill -9, but nothing helps. > Shutting down cups doesn't do it either, and I don't want to reboot the > box for it (reminds me too much of Windows). > > Any ideas how I can get rid of it? > > I'm on FreeBSD 5.1-RELEASE, Cups 1.1.19 with gimp-print. > > Kind regards > > Guy
Why not use the CUPS admin tool to cancel the print job? Just go to http://localhost:631/ in your browser, go to Jobs, and kill the job. Unless I misunderstood the problem (which I've done before), this should work. HTH -- Cheers, Trey --- Thieves respect property; they merely wish the property to become their property that they may more perfectly respect it. -- G.K. Chesterton, "The Man Who Was Thursday"
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