Section: Maintenance Commands (8C)
Updated: October 3, 1995
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faxquit - tell a HylaFAX server to terminate
sends a message to a HylaFAX server process
telling it to quit operation.
is specified, the
process servicing the specified modem is notified.
can either be the name (typically the
last component of the terminal port the
modem is attached to), or the full name
of the associated
named pipe file, e.g. ``FIFO.ttym2''.
If no modem is specified,
will send the request to the ``FIFO'' named pipe file
causing the HylaFAX queue manager process to terminate.
Note that server processes may not terminate immediately.
In particular the
process will not exit until any active jobs are completed;
this is necessary for proper operation (faxq
must wait for child processes to terminate so that it can
collect their exit status and update the state of the
jobs being operated on).
- -q dir
Use a spooling area other than
/var/spool/hylafax default spooling area
/var/spool/hylafax/FIFO fifo for contacting faxq
for a complete discussion of the structure and
content of the spooling area.
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