Sébastien Maccagnoni-Munch

geek, photographe, danseur, musicien…

Sébastien Maccagnoni-Munch - geek, photographe, danseur, musicien…

Samsung SCX-3205 printer and Linux

EDIT on 2013-08-20 : on Ubuntu 13.04, this printer is automatically detected, the following procedure is not valid anymore : plug the printer and that’s it, it works.

We’ve just bought a new laser multifunction printer, the Samsung SCX-3205. I want to make it work on Ubuntu Linux 10.10 Maverick Meerkat.

Linux drivers are provided by Samsung, but their installation procedure seems ugly to me. So, I’ve tried to make it work without executing this procedure. By reading the provided installation script, I was able to understand what it did and manually configure my computer, understanding what is being done.

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