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Re: [opensuse] Purging CUPs temporary files
  • From: Kenneth Schneider <suse-list3@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 21 Jan 2007 19:42:48 -0500
  • Message-id: <1169426568.28032.70.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 2007-01-22 at 00:50 +0100, Carlos E. R. wrote:
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> Hi,
>
> I just noticed that my /var/spool/cups/tmp dir holds about 160 MiB.
>
> - -rw------- 1 root root 11126 Oct 31 2005 436600b58dc48
> - -rw------- 1 lp lp 40108032 Dec 12 2005 439d6609daa75
> - -rw------- 1 lp lp 40108032 Dec 12 2005 439d69c4f0aa8
> - -rw------- 1 lp lp 40108032 Dec 12 2005 439d71d438ea1
> - -rw------- 1 lp lp 40108032 Dec 12 2005 439d728a13363
> - -rw------- 1 root root 11126 Jan 9 2006 43c1a111e1281
> - -rw------- 1 root root 11126 Jan 9 2006 43c1a1163ebb3
> - -rw------- 1 root root 22504 Nov 20 12:18 45618f085b919
> - -rw------- 1 root root 22504 Nov 20 12:18 45618f0ec6371
> - -rw------- 1 root root 22504 Nov 20 12:18 45618f13a07c4
> - -rw------- 1 lp lp 424097 Apr 26 2005 gs_YiLWKJ
> - -rw------- 1 lp lp 1224 Apr 26 2005 gs_snajWX
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> Some of them are quite old. Some of them appear to be PPD files, the big
> ones are probably old print job.
>
> Shouldn't this files be automatically deleted? Which setting would do it?
>

from /etc/cups/cups.conf (openSUSE 10.0)



# Auto purge jobs (AutoPurgeJobs)
#
# Automatically purge jobs when not needed for quotas.
# Default is No.
#
#AutoPurgeJobs No

Hope it helps.

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Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998

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