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Old 06-01-2006, 12:48 PM   #1
boy3dfx2
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Unhappy help with printer driver instalation


Hello

Please help me!


Below is my problem:
I want to install Canon LBP2900 on a fedora core machine through command prompt (a terminal window).

I downloaded the driver and read the instructions.

There are 2 rpm-s to be installed with rpm -ivh:
cndrvcups-common-1.30-1.i386.rpm
cndrvcups-capt-1.30-1.i386.rpm

I have an older version of CUPS.(1.1.22) and the CAPT rpm didn't start with it.

So I tried to install the new common file.

When trying to install the new one I got an error...failed dependencies:
gtk+
libgdk.1.2.so.0
libgtk.1.2.so.0
The CAPT rpm contained more failed dependencies...
libcaepcm.so.1
libcaiowrap.so
cndrvcups-common >= 1.30 (I know how to correct this )

The Canon documentation stated that I should have installed Ghostscript before trying to install this driver.
Do the above failed dependencies refer to ghostscript?
If so where can I find it 'for fedora core OS'?
If what I need is only the gtk+ package...where can I get a copy for fedora?

PS: Is there a command to tell me the fedora core version? Like ver from msdos? The linux system is a server and I don't want to restart it for now.
 
Old 06-01-2006, 01:21 PM   #2
exman
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You can get your kernel version with uname -r (-a for complete kernel info)
With the rest I can not help you sorry.
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