-a) : Create printers.
-d) : Delete printers.
-l) : List printers.
-D) : Change the textual description of some printers.
-c) : Change the price per page and optionally per job of some printers.
-g) : Manage printers groups (add to with
--add, remove from with
-r) : Remove printers from printer groups (may only be used with
m) : Sets the maximum number of pages accepted in a single job on some printers.
-p) : Puts some printers into
passthroughmode. In this mode, users are not charged and their quota is not impacted when they print on such printers.
-n) : Puts some printers into
normalmode, i.e. NO
passthrough. This is the default.
Printers' names can be passed as non-option arguments at the end of the command line. Wildcard characters
* are accepted when
--add is not used. When no printer name is passed on the command line,
* wildcard is assumed, which means all printers, unless
--delete is used.