faxq - display fax jobs queued by faxspool(1)
Display the fax queue set up by faxspool(1).
looks for all the jobs queued by faxspool(1) to
/var/spool/fax/outgoing/*. For each job in the queue, faxq
some status informations about it. If no options are specified, one line per
queued fax job is printed, displaying the job number, sender, number of pages
and target fax number.
stops the fax queue processing by creating the file
/var/spool/fax/outgoing/stop. This command works only if you have write access
to the spool directory. Depending on local setup, this means ``root only'' or
``fax administrator group''. If you don't have write access, an error message
re-starts a previously stopped fax queue, by removing the
``stop'' file. As for faxq stop
this only works if you have write
- Tells faxq to print a more verbose report for each
job (multiple lines).
- Show old jobs, already sent but still in the queue
- Show suspended jobs (stopped because of too many fatal
errors during sending). You can restart those jobs with faxq
- Show all jobs (active, old, suspended).
- Restart suspended jobs. Every suspended job in the queue
(that you have write permissions for) will be requeued. Use faxrm
to delete jobs that you do not want to be sent!
- -P <job> <prio>
- Change the priority of fax job <job> to <prio>.
Example: "faxq -P F000247 3".
doesn't handle time scheduling yet.
is currently broken (needs re-implementing with faxq-helper).
faxrunq(1), faxspool(1), faxrm(1), faxqueue(5)
is Copyright (C) 1993 by Gert Doering,