Hello DragonM15, The tip to use the hl driver is a good one. Since i haven’t tried this printer with linux, i wonder if someone else has used this one with linux. It was at a place called “Microcenter” near me. I downloaded the lpr and wrapper drivers from Brothers site. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

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How do I lnux it to pick up the drivers that I just converted from rpm2tgz so that I can use those? Ok, that site helped ALOT.

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I am still only picking up my ppd drivers. I never tried going the PPD route. I havent dont anything with class names 2. I brothe coming here to ask However, I am now stuck at the next hurdle.


[ubuntu] Brother HL

January 6th, 1. Results 1 to 8 of 8. I downloaded the lpr and wrapper drivers from Brothers site.

I have had good experience with older printers and linux. You are running Slackware correct? Find More Posts by J.

When I do linkx test print the dimensions that print out are A4 not letter, so I’m losing the line or two on a print out. Lemme know what you think.

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I don’t want to trash them, kinda bad for the environment. December 20th, 8. January 6th, 2.

However when I try to install the lpr driver I get this error: Why dont you hook it up and see if Ubuntu recognizes it? Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. January 6th, 5. I can now print on the brother hl Slackware Multiple Versions Posts: For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.


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I didn’t have a problem with it printing off the page either. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. I am working pretty well except I can’t write to the printer from the command line but I have no issues from KDE. Help answer threads with 0 replies.