Lexmark driver page outdated, doc. Are you telling me all these brilliant computer hackers who love Linux out there can’t get a driver working for a simple Lexmark printer!!! I have a Lexmark x85 which I got working for Kubunut 5. Please test and move the results to the table above. This is an All-in-one unit.

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BB code is On. How do I install my Lexmark printer!!?

Lexmark x in Linux

I also am trying to get this printer to work as lfxmark SMB shared printer. I have a Lexmark x85 which I got working for Kubunut 5.

View LQ Wiki Contributions. Works well including duplex.

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Having a problem logging in? Lexmark does not provide Pexmark or Debian versions, but the following email describes precisely how to make it work, flawlessly: I’ve checked google, and linuxprinting. Printer looks for DHCP server and works perfectly over a network printer has inbuilt print server. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

When I run the add new printer program, it recognises my printer as x250 Lexmark series, I click on it, then it asks me to select the manufacturer of the printer, which I do, then it asks me to select the model.


It looks like I will have to get myself a new printer!! HardwareSupportComponentsPrintersLexmark last edited Hi, I’ve been using linux off linhx on for about 2 years, but finally decided to completely switch over.

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Since cups did not work for you, have you tried Foomatic? How can you honestly expect that to happen though when an average guy decides to make the move and he can’t even get his printer to work!!!!!! No drivers, no apparent Linux knowledge.

Tested Printers have been tested on a currently supported version of Ubuntu. Thanks for the linuc, I really appreciate it!

I moved to Linux because I thought it was a free, brilliant and safe OS.

This printer only works with special proprietary drivers from Lexmark. Lexmark x in Linux Hi, I’ve been using linux off and on for about 2 years, but finally decided to completely switch over. I’m running slackware 10, and everything is going great, with the exception of my printer- a Lexmark X Installing printers in Kubuntu Dapper can be a real pain.


Printer: Lexmark x | OpenPrinting – The Linux Foundation

Manual installation, see HowTo. I was lead to believe that the Linux community is made up with the best programmers and computer people in the world all with the common goal of making Linux the best and getting everyone to move to Linux. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Try this from a console: When I tried to print off a test page, nothing happened.

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