monitor



MONITOR(1)                                                          MONITOR(1)




NAME

       monitor - receive logging information from LPD


SYNOPSIS

       monitor [ -u ] [ -t ] [ port ]


DESCRIPTION

       The  monitor program is a template for a printer status monitoring pro-
       gram.  It will open the specified TCP and/or UDP port,  and  then  wait
       for  accounting or other information to be sent.  It prints this infor-
       mation on it standard output.


OPTIONS

       -u   wait for connections on the UDP port.

       -t   wait for connections on the TCP port.

       ort  Use the specified port number.


EXIT STATUS

       The following exit values are returned:

       zero (0)       Successful completion.

       non-zero (!=0) An error occurred.


SEE ALSO

       lpd.conf(5),  lpc(8),  lpd(8),  checkpc(8),  lpr(1),  lpq(1),  lprm(1),
       printcap(5), lpd.conf(5), pr(1).


HISTORY

       LPRng is a enhanced printer spooler system with  functionality  similar
       to   the   Berkeley   LPR   software.    The   LPRng  mailing  list  is
       lprng@lprng.com; subscribe by sending mail  to  lprng-request@lprng.com
       with  the  word  subscribe in the body.  The software is available from
       ftp://ftp.astart.com/pub/LPRng.


AUTHOR

       Patrick Powell <papowell@lprng.com>.



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