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Old 03-17-2002, 02:49 PM   #1
duaux
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Question Canon Drivers


i believe they are a .dd file or something...

anyways... let me cut to the chase.

System
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mdk 8.1 xfree86 4.2.0
canon bjc-4100 on WindowsXP machine over network
samba setup on my machine. works fine.
using kups to setup my printer via smb works fine

Problem
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the printer prints rubbish... pages of it... wasting my ink.
i suspect not the right drivers bc i selected RAW drivers because it did not have canon drivers anywhere.

I ASSUME
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the drivers have to do with CUPS
tried upgrading CUPS
cant because i require blah, and then blah requires PNG,
cant upgrade PNG because a bunch of things links to it or something, MDK wont let me upgrade.

:smash:

PLEASE......... help out.......

im almost there........

any suggestions is appreciated. thx.
 
Old 03-17-2002, 03:05 PM   #2
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the 4100 uses the bjc 600 driver, should be on your 'drake disks
 
Old 03-17-2002, 04:20 PM   #3
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whre is it located?

tried
updatedb
locate drakedisk

not found
?
 
Old 03-17-2002, 08:17 PM   #4
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Just configure another printer.............................all the canon drivers should be listed.
 
  


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