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Old 11-26-2006, 10:19 PM   #1
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Drivers for the Lexmark x4270 Multifunctional


Hi there.


I'm trying to install the Lexmark x4270 Multifunctiona in Slackware 11.0. I googled it for a while and I found that it has no drivers available.

Does anyone have it up -n- running?

Every help is appreciated.

Thanx in advance


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Old 11-26-2006, 10:59 PM   #2
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Per LinuxPrinting.org, that printer unfortunately is a paperweight, ie, totally incompatible with Linux. Realistically the simplest thing to do would be to buy another printer (personally, I'd suggest HP). You might also want to contact Lexmark and ask why they don't offer Linux drivers for their products.
 
Old 11-26-2006, 11:16 PM   #3
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Have you tried using other Lexmark drivers, perhaps one for a similar or earlier model?
 
  


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