Convert the file to “tgz” format using “alien” command on a distribution which is able to handle rpm files or dpkg files Example: Join Date Oct Beans 5. Get superuser authorization with the “su” command or “sudo su” command. I’ll make a note of that command for future reference. Yes I did select N for that part and I didn’t follow all of your site instructions as I had already mostly installed from the Brother site.. The print result may be duplex printing when the setting of the Brother machine is duplex printing. Connect the printer to your LAN, and turn it on.

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Below mfd-420cn an example: It works wirelessly with a Windows PC but not with my Ubuntu laptop. Click here to download the patch file. And far more detail is here: Change “-m” to “-P” in the line Already unzipped with gunzip in the terminal for the drivers, but will check some of those steps again.


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Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Please make sure the distribution you are using is up to date.

Will let you know if any more issues to sort. Last edited by sgosnell; at There are other Brother threads here, which might help if you read them carefully.

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Retain defaults, press Continue Device: FAQ top I’m using Ubuntu For further information, consult the documentation that came with your distribution. Brother offers separate drivers for the printer and the scanner components.

Install the LPR driver again with overwrite option. The browser link to add the printer didn’t work when other connections worked, so not sure if permissions in Iceweasel blocked it or if for other reasons?

Not difficult, but it takes a few minutes. Incorrect margin settings can be caused by an incorrect paper size mfcc-420cn. Unable to copy PPD file! If you are using OpenOffice e.

Some settings can conflict with each other. I’m finding it difficult to install the printer driver. Much appreciated for any more assistance.


Are you new to LinuxQuestions. No such file or directory chmod: I did notice however that there are uninstall files linkx my. I’m using RedHat Enterprise 7. Does this only apply to the Download directory and assume that files which have been executed since download are no longer needed?

Create some folders if it is required By using the cd command. Type the following command and look for the file which starts with “psconvert”. As in the instructions here.

Your linus to the auto remove command is interesting because how does it know which files are no longer needed?

You need to have the following packages available before installing the drivers from Brother: Join our community today!