Originally Posted by Zelator. Thanks for the link. Confirm the model name. Email Required, but never shown. Needs the correct details for brprinter version and printer model. Sorry to appear so helpless – but in this new world I am, a bit! Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

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July 5th, 3. Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. I gather that the Brother HL is such a machine. HL Brother printer Hl21400 sounds like you are not putting the printer model at the end of the command line.

Plug the printer into your computer with the USB. I’ve installed the deb files separately lpr, cups with gedbi.

GPL free software User support: I have not had to manually install any drivers. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? They contain usually the entire necessary instructions you need. Originally Posted by Rud Thanks for the link.

When I try to print, the printer just spits multiple blank pages, although it seems to print a test page properly. Find More Posts by Zelator. Once in a blue moon, I’m actually helpful. The printer was Auto-Detected.

Brother HL-2140 on Linux and Raspberry Pi Print Server

Look for help in our forum for printers from Brother. LSB is a trademark of the Linux Foundation. You must navigate to the directory you have downloaded the script to. Kinux Linux Foundation. I’m not convinced the installer is looking in the right place for the files.

Last edited by Rud; at July 6th, 9. Sorry to appear so helpless – but in this new world I am, a bit!

printing – Can’t print correctly to Brother HL laser printer from Ubuntu – Ask Ubuntu

It still spits out multiple blank pages I’m saving on ink. I have the brother HL and I have had a lot of trouble getting it working.

By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Originally Posted by Kevin McCready.

Printer: Brother HL | OpenPrinting – The Linux Foundation

Old hardware often runs better under linux than new ones. But I don’t have the skills to tweak that if that’s btother problem http: Select “Brother” if not already selected and then click ” Forward “. YOU must do that.

You could also use Gdebi, a. I use the HL