Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

When I connected my printer to my pc, he found drivers & installed them. I thought everything would work, but when I did a testpage, the pc acts likes he's doing the job great, but the printer didn't do anything. So I searched on www.lexmark.be & I found (I think) an additional download:

lexmark-08z-series-driver-1.0-1.i386.deb.sh.tar-1.

Now it have to be extract, but I don't know where I have to do that. (I'm new in Linux!)

share|improve this question

It is enclosed script (.sh.tar) File , so extract it , by Right-click and Extract option ,

Then simply double click the lexmark-08z-series-driver-1.0-1.i386.deb.sh file ,which will provide Options window where you should

click the "Run in Terminal" button or run the script file via command-line.

Further Follow the Instructions if any , asked by installer.

They have provided the Official instructions here. But it doesn't mentions Ubuntu 11.10 , which is currently your System, i guess it is Compiling so it will do.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.