place one printer job on hold in CUPS using command line

Posted on 2009-12-28
Last Modified: 2013-12-15
I have  Linux server with serveral printers and need to place just one printer jobs on hold status. I have found the command to place jobs on hold but it is for the entire cups apps.
Question by:tjc1978
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    lp -d {printerque}  -H hold  -i {jobid}

    and to restart:

    lp -d {printerque}  -H restart  -i {jobid}

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