Installing Brother Priners and Scanners Just Got Easier vasa1, I also thank you for that information, continuing to learn is so much fun. On the subject of reference works, being new to Ubuntu I downloaded the Getting Started user guide but this is too high a level which would be good for something like Windows but not for a Linux system which appears to require more terminal command line knowledge. Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux? Your reference to the auto remove command is interesting because how does it know which files are no longer needed? Brother Label Printers under Linux? I couldn’t believe how much easier this has been than in years past when I had to install the LPR and Cups drivers, and then install the scanner drivers. For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here.

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Mfcc-8440 Fedora 12, nss-softokn-freebl. October 15th, 5. October 13th, 4. A fax machine is optional since a computer could do this and it can save you paper when there is incoming faxes. I want to purchase a new multifunction printer and am looking a lot at the brother printers.

To do this, you buy a shelf to place the printer and scanner. Something more functional area based would be better e.

It works wirelessly with a Windows PC but not with my Ubuntu laptop. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access linix other special features. Tags for this Thread brotherdriversprinterscanner.


I use a lot of network printers and usually it just works. Using multi-function printers in Linux is not easy. Downloads directory should only ever be a temporary location used during download and installation.

Your reference to the auto remove command is interesting because how does it know which files are no longer needed? Coming from Windows I’m struggling with bdother Xterm command line stuff needed for installing downloaded stuff so helpful replies will need this detail please. I will continue this in a review of the product. Find More Posts by cloud9repo. Does my Brother MFCc work under linux? I will create a review no matter how it goes.

[SOLVED] Installing Brother Priners and Scanners Just Got Easier

Then I clicked on New Printer, it found the network printer, I selected it, and clicked forward, then just followed the steps to the end. Unfortunately with mail ordering this printer I don’t want to have to pay the return shipping if it doesn’t work with Linux. Also a service like efax or similar service could be used. Does this only apply to the Download directory and assume that files which have been executed since download are no longer needed?

I did notice however that there are uninstall files in my. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. Couldn’t have been easier. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.


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It wanted the root password instead of using sudo and hence my password. I have the scanner working with Fedora but haven’t set it up with Mandriva brotuer. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Brother Label Printers under Linux?

The information on the websites does not guarantee the operation of Brother Linux drivers in all users’ operating environments. Downloads directory now that my installation is complete? Introduction to Linux oinux A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at brotuer end of each chapter. I like some of the Canon printers such as the MF but don’t think it works with Linux.

One issue to be aware of was that I found that the printer would not work on Slackware 64 until I installed multilib.

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