Printing with Canon Pixma iP1800 on Fedora Core 7
kevintm at ameritech.net
Mon Jul 21 19:04:54 UTC 2008
Valentina M wrote:
> xD Here it goes, lpstat -t says:
> scheduler is running
> system default destination: iP1800_Ver.2.70
> device for EPSONLX300: parallel:/dev/lp0
> device for iP1800_series: usb://Canon/iP1800%20series
> device for iP1800_Ver.2.70: cnij_usb:/dev/usb/lp0
> device for pruebaip4000: usb://Canon/iP1800%20series
> EPSONLX300 accepting requests since Wed Jul 18 20:14:59 2007
> iP1800_series accepting requests since Sat Jul 12 20:01:23 2008
> iP1800_Ver.2.70 accepting requests since Tue Jul 15 12:16:01 2008
> pruebaip4000 accepting requests since Sat Jul 12 20:25:01 2008
> printer EPSONLX300 is idle. enabled since Wed Jul 18 20:14:59 2007
> printer iP1800_series is idle. enabled since Sat Jul 12 20:01:23 2008
> printer iP1800_Ver.2.70 is idle. enabled since Tue Jul 15 12:16:01 2008
> printer pruebaip4000 is idle. enabled since Sat Jul 12 20:25:01 2008
> And my first mail, just in case was the following:
> Hi, I have a printer Canon Pixma iP1800 and I want to print on Linux.
> I installed the following packages:
> #yum localinstall –nogpgcheck cnijfilter-common-2.70-1.i386.rpm
> # yum localinstall –nogpgcheck cnijfilter-ip1800series-2.70-1.i386.rpm
> They worked, the printer seems to be recognized (Im not sure) but it
> won't print. When I send work to print "Fedora" doesnt report any
> problem but the printer doesnt make a thing.
> Does any1 know how I can fix that? If that is so, plz I would like to
> get some instructions, since I'm new on Linux.
> Thank u,
Can you print as root?
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