Topics: AIX, System Admin

A quick way to remove all printer queues

Here's a quick way to remove all the printer queues from an AIX system:

/usr/lib/lpd/pio/etc/piolsvp -p | grep -v PRINTER | \
   while read queue device rest ; do
   echo $queue $device
   rmquedev -q$queue -d$device
   rmque -q$queue

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