Using Printer and Spooler Status Reports

The mvBase system has four commands that produce status reports on all aspects of Spooler and printer use.


Lists information about all devices controlled by the Spooler.


Lists information about all printers on the system.


Lists all print job entries and hold files currently on the Spooler.


Lists current SP-ASSIGNments.

This topic describes the status reports produced by these four commands. The following topics are presented:

Checking the Status of the Spooler (SP-STATUS)

Checking the Status of Printers (LISTPTR)

Checking the Status of Print Jobs (LISTPEQS)

Checking the Status of SP-ASSIGNments (LISTABS)

See Also

Configuring and Using mvBase Printers

Setting Up mvBase Printers

Installing mvBase Printer Drivers

Using mvBase Printers

Understanding the Print Spooler

Using the Print Spooler

Summary of Printer and Spooler Commands

Troubleshooting mvBase Printers and the Spooler