With brscan2 installed I can open up simple-scan and find the scanner; moreover scanimage output indicates that everything is okay:. If we assume you have the Brother drivers installed; then if you disconnect the usb cable; and go to Printers from your systems menu; and then select the ADD button This solution worked for me with Lubuntu Click to choose 2 languages. Thank you for ever: If you are sill having trouble, you can check this page: My printer is connected using a USB cable.
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I also upgraded from Run the following command, modifying the first two parameters to your taste and the last inserting the your scanner ip. Post as a guest Name. Just found this link that seems the indicate the results of sane-find-scanner can be ignored, and I should just focus on the invalid argument error: Now with the scanner I have installed from the http: In the future, please read the entire question before answering.
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David Edwards 4, 3 25 Unfortunately, the scanner doesn’t work. The number return back to 2 when you reboot the PC Examples: Coming from Windows I’m struggling with the Xterm command line stuff needed for installing downloaded stuff so helpful replies will need this detail please.
HI there, many thanks again for mfc-5860cj help but i need some exact instructions as I am not well versed with linux. Install the brscan4 drivers from the brother website sudo dpkg -i brscan In my case it was bus and device Thanks vasa1 for the excellent explanation. So far I’ve tried: Now after the update – I can print-OK.
Invalid argument sane-find-scanner produces a pipe error shown here: Click to choose 2 languages. LPR printer driver deb package 2 languages.
Is there garbage that is not getting cleared out. With brscan2 installed I can open up simple-scan and find the scanner; moreover scanimage output indicates that everything is okay: Many thanks once again. The ones I have are: CUPSwrapper printer driver deb package Select your language. Brother acknowledged my ticket, but aside from that all I’ve gotten is dead air.
Lots of folks have decided the cost is worthwhile, because VueScan works well on old AND new scanners. If you are sill having trouble, you can check this page: Directory names that start with a.
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I have a Unix book but it is very difficult to use as you need to know what you are looking for. Invalid argument xsane produces a similar error: If we assume you have the Brother drivers installed; then if you disconnect the usb cable; and go to Printers from your systems menu; and then select the ADD button This would be very inconvenient if the printer wasn’t sitting right next mffc-5860cn me.
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