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Recovering from AIX print spooler problems


  • The print spooler is in a "down" or "unknown" state.
  • Cannot remove queued jobs.
  • The "daemon" process is not running.


  • stopsrc -s qdaemon
  • lssrc -s qdaemon (If you cannot remove jobs)
  • startsrc -s qdaemon
Last updated: Jan 09, 2024

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