How to Install Canon SELPHY CentOS Driver Easy Guide

May 6, 2019 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

CentOS Canon SELPHY Driver Setup Guide

Hello CentOS User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Canon SELPHY CentOS 6.x/7.x GNU/Linux 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 CentOS - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

     - 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 CentOS - Extraction

    Or from Shell:

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