move a job or all jobs to a new destination
lpmove [ -h
server[:port] ] [
-E ] [ -U username ]
lpmove [ -h server[:port] ] [ -E ] [ -U username ] source destination
lpmove moves the specified job or all jobs from source to destination. job can be the job ID number or the old destination and job ID.
The lpmove command supports the following options:
Forces encryption when connecting to the server.
- -U username
Specifies an alternate username.
- -h server[:port]
Specifies an alternate server. Note: This option must occur before all others.
Move job 123 from "oldprinter" to "newprinter":
lpmove 123 newprinter or lpmove oldprinter-123 newprinter
Move all jobs from "oldprinter" to "newprinter":
lpmove oldprinter newprinter
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