Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. By the way, I’m only messing with this printer that’s not in the database because it cost me as much as the linux distro did. They are declared in the backend so that they get recognized and activated. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Visit the following links: These steps are based on some instructions I found on the Web, originally posted by JackWelch65 under a Linux Mint discussion thread, circa June Plugged in the printer and — voila!!

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Some scanners with more than two buttons send the button number as target. This option is left for backward compatibility reasons.

Please report your ubhntu on the mailing list. If anyone knows of a driver that works well for this printer and linux I’d like to know.


I spent a little more time looking for that driver, but I can’t find it. Port is the standard port for mfnp, for bjnp. When I run apt-get update I get part way through and then: Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.

Your instruction appear to have worked perfectly. Join Date Jun Beans 4. Unable to locate package scangearmp-mpseries Printer works fine but it would be nice to enable the scanner.

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When I tried scanimage -L, I got the following message: The sane-pixma no longer caon this option to be used: Scanning works on ubuntu What is the next step? I have tried scanimage but it throws:.

June 9th, 6. The printer installed correctly but scangear did not. If this variable is not set, the configuration file is searched in two default directories: The pixma backend will auto-detect your scanner if it is within the same subnet as your computer if your OS does support this.

Hi BC I am trying to get ubuntu For MP you have to stop the frontend by pressing Ctrl-C for example. I don’t know why I would get this message, other than the fact that there’s no driver I had hoped that there was a md310 driver pre-installed. Oh, and I used the iP file.


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Look for the specific driver you need and download it. It seems to be compatible with the other 32 bit only files. June 9th, 8. If you are successful at getting either or both to work please add an answer.

Canon Drivers for Ubuntu and Linux Mint

Posted on Jan 02, Known values of size: How can this be resolved. George Flynn July 2, at 7: Is it the printer or the scanner or both that don’t work?

Your answer needs to include more details to help people. The printer worked in Ubuntu already, but I tried this driver hoping to enable danon printing.