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Old 11-23-2011, 06:40 AM   #1
amarbir
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Printer doesn't work on localhost but works on networking


I am working on Fedora 13. the problem is that on 2nd computer i have a windows installed and a printer canon lbp2900b. when I share this printer through networking the printer is working fine but when i install this printer directly on the linux system the printer is detected shows it's online but the print doesn't come out.
 
Old 11-23-2011, 07:27 AM   #2
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This printer is listed as a "Paper Weight" on http://www.openprinting.org/printer/...anon-LBP_2900B

Did a google search, Canon does provide some help. See this link.

-->http://software.canon-europe.com/sof...567.asp?model=

Read all the information. You have to install ghostscript on the system first. That should be available through your package manager.

Hope this helps.
 
  


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