How to install cannon ip1000 on Bayanihan 5

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1. Download Driver

   Download the driver from http://files.alfansa.org/
   get the file: bjfilter-common-2.50-3.i386.rpm, bjfilter-pixmaip1000-2.50-2.i386, bjfilter-pixmaip1000-lprng-2.50-2.i386.rpm

2.Convert to deb file

sudo alien bjfilter-common-2.50-3.i386.rpm

sudo alien bjfilter-pixmaip1000-2.50-2.i386.rpm

sudo alien bjfilter-pixmaip1000-lprng-2.50-2.i386.rpm

3.Install all the Deb file

dpkg -i <name of the new DEB file>

dpkg -i <name of the new DEB file>

dpkg -i <name of the new DEB file>

4.Edit the .ppd file To allow printing quality options to be accessed through cups' printer properties you must edit as root the printer's ppd file.(This applies only to the ip1000) $ sudo vim /usr/share/cups/model/canonpixmaip1000.ppd Add these lines:

  • OpenUI *CNQuality/Quality: PickOne
  • DefaultCNQuality: 3
  • CNQuality 2/High: "2"
  • CNQuality 3/Normal: "3"
  • CNQuality 4/Standard: "4"
  • CNQuality 5/Economy: "5"
  • CloseUI: *CNQuality

You can also replace these lines:

  • OpenUI *Resolution/Output Resolution: PickOne
  • DefaultResolution: 600
  • Resolution 600/600 dpi: "<</HWResolution[600 600]>>setpagedevice"
  • CloseUI: *Resolution

with:

  • OpenUI *Resolution/Output Resolution: PickOne
  • DefaultResolution: 600
  • Resolution 600/600 dpi: "<</HWResolution[600 600]>>setpagedevice"
  • Resolution 1200/1200 dpi: "<</HWResolution[1200 1200]>>setpagedevice"
  • Resolution 2400/2400 dpi: "<</HWResolution[2400 2400]>>setpagedevice"
  • CloseUI: *Resolution

Save the file

5.Fix the libraries

sudo ln -s /usr/lib/libpng12.so.0 /usr/lib/libpng.so.2

sudo ln -s /usr/lib/libtiff.so.4 /usr/lib/libtiff.so.3

sudo ln -s /usr/lib/libxml2.so.2 /usr/lib/libxml.so.1

6.Restart CUPS application

killall cups

/etc/init.d/cups restart

7.Add the printer

You can add the printer by going to menu → settings → printers.

Then follow the steps on adding the printer, go to add → add printer class, then follow the wizard..

8.Test print.

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