LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Password
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 01-10-2005, 02:20 AM   #1
eco2geek
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Portland, OR
Distribution: openSUSE 10.3, among others
Posts: 141
Blog Entries: 1

Rep: Reputation: 15
Samsung MFP SF-565P (Boy, do I feel dumb)


The Samsung SF-565P is a fancy multi-function printer (MFP) that crams a 600 dpi laser printer, a fax machine, a (300x300 dpi) copier, and a (200x200 dpi) scanner into one box. Naturally, it works beautifully with Windows. It also comes with proprietary Linux (RPM-based) drivers on a CD-ROM.

Instead of installing the drivers off the supplied CD, I tried installing them from a download off Samsung's web site. That didn't work. It didn't work for SuSE 9.1, SuSE 9.2, Mandrake 10, or Fedora Core 3. It was fun trying them all out, of course...

I reinstalled SuSE 9.1, and tried installing the drivers off the supplied CD, and it works fine. Sigh.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
It's a boy!!!! acid_kewpie General 34 09-11-2005 12:35 PM
samsung printer sf-565p wont work ?? sierra92108 Linux - Hardware 10 08-18-2005 05:25 PM
printer wont work, suse 9.2 sf-565p samsung sierra92108 Linux - Software 6 07-24-2005 07:53 PM
Boy, now I wonder 357mag Fedora 5 03-09-2005 11:00 PM
Whipping Boy Texicle General 1 01-23-2004 04:29 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:16 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration