Commands you can use with InfoPrint Select for Linux

Typically, InfoPrint Select is used to let users print to InfoPrint Manager destinations from existing Linux applications. In addition, you can use several InfoPrint commands that can be issued from the Command Line on the client system.

Information about security and how users can be authorized to InfoPrint Manager is found in the "Managing security for InfoPrint Manager for AIX" section in the InfoPrint Manager for AIX: Procedures manual.

InfoPrint Manager lets authorized users (normally all users) use these InfoPrint commands:

pdls
Lists selected attribute values for a job, destination, or other InfoPrint object
pdpr
Submits a job to a logical or actual destination. If LDAP job authentication is enabled, you must authenticate using your LDAP credentials before submission.
pdq
Queries the status of selected jobs, of all jobs submitted to a logical destination, or of all jobs assigned to an actual destination

InfoPrint Manager lets authorized users (the job owner is usually authorized) use these InfoPrint commands:

pdmod
Modifies the attributes of submitted jobs or of the documents in them
pdrm
Deletes jobs

InfoPrint Manager allows only authorized users to use these InfoPrint commands:

pdaccount
Collects summary accounting information for a specified time period in a comma delimited format about actual destinations on one or more servers. This information can be filed and imported into a spread sheet to calculate the cost of consumables, the usage rate of printers, the cost for each user, and so forth.
pdcreate
Creates logical destinations, queues, actual destinations, default jobs, default documents, media, auxiliary sheets, and resource contexts.
pdclean
Removes all jobs from a server, logical destination, queue, or actual destination.
pddelete
Deletes servers, logical destinations, queues, actual destinations, default jobs, default documents, media, auxiliary sheets, resource contexts, and jobs.
pddisable
Prevents destinations from accepting jobs and logs from logging.
pdenable
Enables destinations to accept jobs and logs to log.
pdpause
Pauses a job, actual destination, queue, or all the queues and actual destinations in a server.
pdpromote
Advances a job to the head of the queue.
pdreorder
Reassigns a job to an actual destination or to the unassigned jobs area in the same server or in another server, and lets you schedule it immediately before or after another job.
pdresubmit
Resubmits a job, all the jobs submitted to a logical destination, or all the jobs in a queue to another logical destination.
pdresume
Enables paused objects to resume operation.
pdset
Sets or changes the values of attributes describing InfoPrint objects.
pdshutdown
Stops servers or actual destinations.
pdspace
Backspaces or forward spaces a PSF physical printer.
pddeviceop
Perform device operation on device associated with specified actual destination.

Note: For more information about InfoPrint commands and attributes, see the InfoPrint Manager: Reference or the man pages. Command man pages have the same name as the command.