OK, I thought you meant an active device and a printer, and I was afraid of collisions if both send print jobs at the same time. I'll give the dummy device a try.


I'm not sure why remote outq's are the least preferred method. In my experience they're much more resilient and nowhere near as "high maintenance" as devices. I only use devices where I need page# control, or with printers that don't support LPR.




-----Original Message-----
From: Charles Wilt [mailto:charles.wilt@xxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 3:27 PM
To: Java Programming on and around the IBM i <java400-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Java print to remote outq?

Normally, when you create a printer DEVD, the system creates an OUTQ of the same name.

If the OUTQ already exists, (IIRC) you'll get a warning message.

See the section, "*Configuring a Dummy Device Description to Use with a Remote Output Queue"*
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=nas8N1010090


Note however, that a remote outq is the least prefered method of printing..
http://wiki.midrange.com/index.php/Setting_up_a_printer


Charles


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