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Error When Canceling a Print Job: could not talk to print service at (host) (Doc ID 1005269.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2021

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms


 When trying to cancel a print job the command will hang then report 'could not talk to print service at <localhost> error.

The primary print daemon 'lpsched' is running. Problem is effecting all local type printers.


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