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I could not make my Canon LBP6000 printer work in ubuntu. I have installed it in my guest os (windows xp) in virtual box. Now I want to use that printer in the guest os from Ubuntu. Is it possible at all? And if yes how?


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It depends. How is this printer connected to your computer?. If it is USB, then you can. – Javier Rivera May 11 '12 at 6:43

You can, there is several ways to do that, over network, or direct. Here is explanation: On the bottom of that page you can download linux print server which is I think best solution for your problem.

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Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. Its important that you explain your affliation with this link - if its your blog then say so. – fossfreedom May 24 '12 at 11:23
the link is dead. – Bakhtiyor Jun 4 '12 at 7:16

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