How to Install GutenPrint on Fedora 29 GNU/Linux

May 8, 2019 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

GutenPrint Fedora 29 Installation Guide

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the GutenPrint Printer Drivers for CUPS, Ghostscript, Footmatic and Gimp Print Plugin on Linux Fedora 29 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And Gutenprint for Fedora 29 is a suite of Printer Drivers for UNIX, Linux, and Mac OS X systems that use CUPS as their printing system.
Gutenprint currently Supports over 2600 printers.

It also includes an enhanced Print Plug-in for GIMP that replaces the print plug-in packaged with the GIMP distribution.
Gutenprint was renamed from its original name of Gimp-Print in order to clearly distinguish it from GIMP.

Furthermore, the name Gutenprint recognizes Johannes Gutenberg, the inventor of the movable type printing press. Finally, the word “guten” means “good” in German.

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

    sudo yum install cups-devel

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