Canon PIXMA MG5250 All-in-One
Review of Linux Compatibility
Canon provides Linux drivers for the Canon PIXMA MG5250 All-in-One printer at http://software.canon-europe.com/products/0010889.asp. These drivers provide support for Feodora, Ubuntu and OpenSUSE since Fedora 12 (32 & 64 bit), Ubuntu 10.04 (32 & 64 bit) and open SUSE 11.2 (32 & 64 bit), respectively.
The driver is installed after downloading the file MG5200series-printer_driver.tar and decompressing the Tar file nijfilter-mg5200series-3.40-1-deb.tar.gz in the following way:
This will install the program scangearamp which is used to access the scanner of the All-in-One printer.
creation date: 07/10/2012, last update: 22/12/2012 , Linux-Hardware-Guide
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