Using lp to Submit a Print Job from a Print Client to a Print Server Fails With: not-accepting (Doc ID 1549505.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


A Solaris 10 print client cannot print jobs to another Solaris 10 print server.

An attempt to print a file named "myfile" to a printer named "myprinter" from the print client fails:

$lp -d myprinter myfile
myprinter: not-accepting





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