Slackware 14.2 Epson Printer Installation Guide
You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install Epson Inkjet Printer on Slackware 14.2 GNU/Linux.
And to Install Epson Printer Slackware 14.2 you have to Download and Install the Slackbuild of the ESC/P-R Epson Driver.
Most noteworthy: this guide is Valid for Most Epson Injket Printers. See the Epson ESC/P-R Driver Supported Printer List.
Moreover, for the All-in-one Epson Model you find also instructions on How to Get Started Epson Scanning on Slackware.
Finally, this Easy Guide it’s especially recommended for Slackware Linux Beginners.
1. Launching Shell Emulator
Open a Command Line Terminal Window
Kickoff and Search for “term”
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
2. Downloading Epson Driver
Download Epson Driver in Slackware GNU/LinuxGet Epson ESC/P-R Slackbuild
You Need to Grab Both Source and Slackbuild!
3. Extracting epson-inkjet-printer-escpr Slackbuild
Then Extract Slackbuild into /tmp
Possibly on File Manager Double-Click on Package
Or from Command Line:
tar xvzf ~/Downloads/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr.tar.gz
4. Relocating epson-inkjet-printer-escpr Source
Next Move Source into Slackbuild.
mv ~/Downloads/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr-*.tar.gz /tmp/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr/
The Package could be located otherwise into the /tmp/mozilla* Directory.
5. Building Slackware Epson Driver
So to Build Epson ESC/P-R Driver
First, Access the Target Directory:
Possibly Give Execution Permission:
chmod +x epson-inkjet-printer-escpr.SlackBuild
Run the Build Script:
Please be aware that this process will take Several Hours to be achieved!
6. Installing epson-inkjet-printer-escpr Package
Finally, to Install Slackware Package.
upgradepkg --install-new ../epson-inkjet-printer-escpr*.tgz
If any Dependencie Search with Keyword for the Relative package on slackbuilds.org…
So Now I’m truly Happy if My Guide could Help You to Install Epson Printer on Slackware 14.2!