How to Install Canon SELPHY Fedora Driver

March 10, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Fedora Canon SELPHY Install

Hello Fedora User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Canon SELPHY Fedora Driver.

Especially relevant: Canon has not released a proprietary SELPHY Linux Driver.

So to Install Canon SELPHY Printers on Linux we’ll make use of the Gutenprint suite Drivers release.

Because Gutenprint is a suite of printer drivers that may be used with most common UNIX print spooling systems, including CUPS, lpr, LPRng, or others.

And Gutenprint drivers provide high quality printing for UNIX and Linux systems in many cases Equal to or Better than proprietary vendor-supplied drivers.

Most Noteworthy, before installation Check Gutenprint Driver Canon SELPHY Supported Models.

Install Canon SELPHY Printers Drivers on Fedora - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Start Typing ‘term’ on Desktop.
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install GutenPrint Printers Drivers for CUPS/Ghostscript and Gimp Plugin on Fedora -  Kde5 Open  Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages

    sudo yum install cups-devel
  3. Download GutenPrint Source for Linux:

    GutenPrint tar.bz2 Source
  4. Double-Click on Archive
    And Extract into /tmp

    Install GutenPrint Printers Drivers for CUPS/Ghostscript and Gimp Plugin on Fedora - Extraction

    Or from Shell:

    tar xvf ~/Downloads/gutenprint*.tar.bz2 -C /tmp
  5. Installing Gutenprint on Fedora Linux

    cd /tmp/gutenprint*
    ./configure
    make clean
    make
    sudo make install

    The Installation will be Quickly Achieved in about 5 Minutes.
    For further Instructions and Details Look into the README File…


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