Indicates whether the backend program sends data to a remote print queue rather than controlling this AIX actual destination directly.

GUI label

Use remote print queue


AIX, PSF (AIX only with other-driver attachment type)


Resettable, single-valued

Allowed Values

You can enter one of these fixed values:

Fixed Value Input Synonym
true yes
false no

Default Value


Usage Guidelines

  • If the printer backend program is a variation of, or front end to, rembak, specify true. Examples of rembak–based backend programs include piorflb and piocolor.
  • When you are working with AIX DSS actual destinations, see “Creating and Managing Actual Destinations” in the InfoPrint Manager for AIX: Administrator's Guide for information about correcting the configuration of remote-queue printers that have device-name set to /dev/null.