canon ip4700 and cups

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Tue May 24 23:30:23 UTC 2011

On Tue, May 24, 2011 at 5:12 PM, Jamie Paul Griffin <griffin at>wrote:

> i'm trying to get my canon ip4700 printer setup with cups. i'm half way
> there, get to add the printer in the web interface but no driver listed.
> i've installed the ports suggested in the handbook section on cups for
> drivers. it lists drivers for most of the ip series except mine which is
> typical. as along shot i downloaded the source from canon for linux and
> tried to use the ppd file that came with but needless to say it didn't work.
> does anyone use this printer on FreeBSD, if you do i'd love to know how you
> got it set up.


Adam Vande More

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