install any HP printer in Fedora 10/11/12

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How  to install  HP 5300   series  Printer in  Fedora 10  11  and 12   :

 

install  from  HPLIP  website  is  noy  yet  compatible  with  Fedora 11 . you  will get  errors  like   :

Running ‘make’
Please wait, this may take several minutes…

error: ‘make’ command failed with status code 2

 

 

chek   if  you  printer   is  suppported  from Hp company  :

http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web/supported_devices/index.html

Method 1 :

 

if  yes    download  the  driver  from her e:

http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web/install_wizard/index.html.

download  the  hplip.3.9….run  make  it  executable   with chmod +x hplip-3….run

exucute it  under user acces    with   ./hplip..run  (follow  the  procedure)  and  enjoy   it

 

 

Method 2  :

 

install  RPMFUSION-FREE  and  NON-FREE  for  Fedora 11

update  your  system

#um  update  -y

#yum  install  hpijs hplip  hplib-gui  hplip-libs    libsane-hpaio  -y

 

 

make the  printer  ON

Now  start   your  Hp device manager  with

#hp-setup

 

or go  to System >administration> HP Device manager

 

Done  :)

 

Best regards

Unixmen  Team

 

 

 

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