lpq shows the current print queue status on the named printer. Jobs
queued on the default destination will be shown if no printer or
class is specified on the command-line.
The +interval option allows you to continuously report the jobs in
the queue until the queue is empty; the list of jobs is shown once
every interval seconds.
lpq supports the following options:
-E Forces encryption when connecting to the server.
Specifies an alternate printer or class name.
Specifies an alternate username.
-a Reports jobs on all printers.
Specifies an alternate server.
-l Requests a more verbose (long) reporting format.
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