How to Install Canon Printer Driver Dependencies on Linux Mint 18.x

February 23, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Canon Legacy Driver Installation for Mint 18.x

Hello Mint User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Needed Dependencies for Canon Printer Legacy Driver on Linux Mint 18.x Sarah/Serena/Sonya/Sylvia LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux.

This because in origin the Canon Driver has been done for Ubuntu 12.04 Precise and so we Need some of those Packages.

How to Install Canon Printer Driver Dependencies on Mint 18.x - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon Printer Driver Dependencies on Mint 18.x - Open Terminal
  2. Add the Ubuntu Precise Extra Packages Repo

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    sudo su -c "echo 'deb [trusted=yes] http://cz.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu precise main universe' \
     >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/extra.list"
    apt-get update
  3. Installing libtiff4 & libpango1

    apt install libpango1.0-0:i386 libpango1.0-0 \
    libtiff4:i386 libtiff4
    apt-get -f install
    exit

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

  4. How to Install Canon Printers Driver on Mint

    Installed Canon Printer Driver

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