This is the solution to install canon lbp 3000 printer in a ubuntu 11.10 over a lan
connection from a computer having windows connected directly to
Note the Following models are supported
im using a ubuntu 11.10 system 32 bit
you can use my ideas as a base if your actual requirements differ
64bit is also supported accordingly.
You need to have Gdebi installer istalled in your system to simplify the process
if you dont have then please install Gdebi installer first.
Gdebi installer helps to install deb files.
If you know another way to install deb files you may proceed.
Steps to install Canon printer over a network from another computer
downlad the tar.gz file approx 60 mb
extract it in a folder of your choice name
go to the folder 32bitdriver/debian/
(note 64bit driver is also available in this compressed file )
install capt drivers using gdebi installer
strictly in the following order
give password when asked
select network printer
select windows printer via samba
locate the computer
click the printer canon lbp3000
follow the onscreen commands .
you are done
you may print a test page