I shut the printer off to stop it, but that was a mistake. Brother HL printer not working in Intrepid Ibex by default Bug reported by zertz on Anthony Noto angusthefuzz on I am using Ubuntu I have a HL and had a similar problem. Nominated for Jaunty by Andrew Cranwell. Sign up using Email and Password.

Uploader: Jumi
Date Added: 27 March 2015
File Size: 14.51 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 40517
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

You must navigate to the directory you have downloaded the script to. BTW I also see that Brother release the source code. Again, Mandriva just seems to “work” in most cases, no “mkdir blah”, or hl2-140 this file”, or even “sudo run this or that command” Scott Goodgame 2, 7 I’ve been over the arch, debian, ubuntu, and linux mint forums and openprinting. Follow the installation screen directions.

Miscellaneous Printer supports PJL. It tells you the command to use to untar the file, but again, you need to fill in the correct details, probably ‘2. I had purchased it, to replace a LaserJetwhich stopped working in Hardy, didn’t get fixed either in Intrepid, so its a little disappointment that my replacement is crippled. Email me about changes to this bug report.


Post as a guest Name. Hll-2140 HL printer not working in Intrepid Ibex by default Bug reported by zertz on Anthony Noto angusthefuzz wrote on Are you positively in the correct directory?

But i had on the beginning the problem that in some printings the printer did’nt print and the red error led was lightning.

[SOLVED] HL Brother printer [Archive] – Ubuntu Forums

Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux? The system doesn’t detect the printer even with the recommended drivers from brother’s site installed.

I’ve had very good luck using Brother’s installer script. Now you can enjoy your Brother printer while you’re growing your hair back!

My new version of Linux doesn’t work with either my printer or my scanner. Download the tool linux-brprinter-installer Fixed in the OpenPrinting database upstream, but please answer my question of the previous comment, so that we can perhaps find a better solution. Having a problem logging in?


You need to log in to change this bug’s status. Yes, the script from the page you linked doesn’t appear to accept that model of printer as an option, even though that page suggests uhuntu it should. The “mjc” driver is buggy on Ghostscript 8.

How to install the Printer Brother HL-2140

Now for my scanner problem. The printer is autodected, but not print. Enter this command to extract the downloaded file: Some comments of a user’s experience: It is also essential you untar the tar. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Last edited by ferrari; at Visit the following links: The time now is