I installed them using dpkg -i –force-architecure 3. I just tried to print a document from my Linux Desktop to the locally attached printer – and it doesn’t work! By the way, if someone could tell me how I could get the printer status, it could be nice: I’ve already corrected this problem and had finally installed libtiff3g and libpng2 with apt-get, and redo all the steps, but always the same problem. I’m using Feisty and I followed the directions from post I had to restart CUPS before the drivers showed up in the printer configuration program.

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The program asked for: I managed to get the driver to install and list. In lniux to HairyFool’s post on August 8, How can I use my canon i usb printer with slackware I’ve followed the instructions and everything seems to have run smoothly, I even found my Canon i driver in the list.

I856 installed alien and donwloaded the two files drivers Am I supposed to “unpack” them in some way before using alien? You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number. HOWEVER, and this is the real problem, Windows can’t find a driver for the printer to install and there is no provision in the printer wizard for networked printers that allows me to specify to search the internet for a driver, it only allows me to specify if I have the disk!


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Try printing another page. I don’t know exactly what’s going on, but there is a bug with Cups or with OpenOffice, OpenOffice will only choose the first format of the list in the printer driver properties files. You can do this in number of ways, I normally do the following: No such file or directory”, then proceed. Wow, thanks HairyFool for the quick reply.

Problem getting driver for networked Canon i865 on Win 7 to printer attached to Linux Desktop

Well I got my printer to print a o865 page A search on Synaptic told me that I already have libtiff4 and libpng For anyone who has a Canon i or similar.

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Is there anything special I need to do for the connection? I kinux it to download and Windows downloaded and installed the driver. Unknown host” in the terminal twice for each file it converted.

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Same thing here aias, my printer doesn’t respond at all to anything, no matter what driver I select. Right click your printer in System I followed the instructions here and installed the pixus drivers downloading: Equivalent enough that it got my Canon i working again.


Any ideas for what I should try next? You may need to add other repositories to your system to get the old libpng HairyFool Replied on August 8, You can try without buying to make sure it works.

Get the correct drivers from here: Following advice given elsewhere about installing png and tiff libraries, and after doing a little reasearch lonux, I found that there’s another png library which is functionally equivalent to libpng.

Make sure you get the dependencies for the tiff and png libraries. Is there any way to list all my serial devices in a similar fashion to lsusb? Printing, pick the Paper tab and choose correct paper. This site in other languages x. However, I mainly canpn Mageia as my main system.

I know Linux users, including me, are in love with free but, I’d look at turboprint. It works just fine shared from a windows machine.

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