canon ir3225 appears to print but only shows error on the printer

Asked by adil kassim on 2012-05-08

installed latest version of ubuntu on a windows 7 machine (dual boot)

installed canon ir3225 mfp driver. However even though the install was succesful nothing gets printed

The MFP shows error without any discernable error message

THIS IS A SHOW STOPPER. Please help

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2012-05-08
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2012-05-08

Where did you get the driver from?

Can you give the output of:

lsb_release -a; uname -a

Thanks

adil kassim (adil-kassim) said : #2

adilkassim@ubuntu:~$ lsb_release -a; uname -a
No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
Release: 12.04
Codename: precise
Linux ubuntu 3.2.0-24-generic #37-Ubuntu SMP Wed Apr 25 08:43:22 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
adilkassim@ubuntu:~$ ^C
adilkassim@ubuntu:~$

adil kassim (adil-kassim) said : #3

sorry i forgot i got the driver from canon europe
had tried the driver and instruction from the singapore site without success

adil kassim (adil-kassim) said : #5

sorry read the post but dont quite understand

the versions listed were for an older variant of printer and ubuntu is still relevant for our use??

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