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Adv Reply January 8th, 2011 #8 headcount View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Nov 2010 Beans 4 Re: Brother HL-2170w Just want to No ubuntu guru so please give me step by step instructions if you need specific informations on my system/configuration Thanks a lot, Nils Adv Reply August 9th, 2011 #10 goodbye-windows(tm) Oki Printer Driver/filter Notes C110 foomatic MC561 foomatic-db-nonfree Printer Driver/filter Notes Samsung The factual accuracy of this article or section is disputed. Should teachers enforce standardization of spacing and braces? http://support.brother.com/g/b/downloadtop.aspx?c=us&lang=en&prod=hl2170w_all
I had tossed the instructions immediately upon opening the box -- this is one case where you're probably going to want to refer to them. The project's GitHub page includes a list of working printers. Only thing I can find is that it cannot read the toner level.
The printer may also work with the Xerox Phaser 6000B driver. Print TEST PAGE. Lots of other people on the ubuntu forums seem to be complaining about slow printing so I suspect that it is not only the HL-2170W printer driver that is bad. Brother Hl-2170w Error I figured mine is different because I'm using Lucid) Nick (below) adds this: Make and Model: Brother HL-2170W Foomatic/hpijs-pcl5e (recommended) If you find the Brother selection, try it and see if
share|improve this answer answered Jul 28 '10 at 23:36 Ross 81731122 I've got it configured through Ubuntu by installing the printer from the PPD file from Brother -> Brother-HL-2170W-pxlmono.ppd, Brother Hl-2170w Wireless Setup Printer performance? Release the Go button. check that UPDATE: I encourage users to try the instructions contained in the blockquote above first, if their printer does not appear or performance is bad.
MFC-9320CW Install Brother's driver. Brother Hl-2170w Network Setup Only this time, determined to find a solution. Select Your Printer. Here is the print server error log: Code: E [27/Aug/2010:20:29:33 -0400] [cups-driverd] Bad driver information file "/usr/share/cups/drv/sample.drv"!
PKGBUILD # Contributor: Todd Partridge (Gen2ly) toddrpartridge (at) yahoo pkgname=cups-lexmark-Z2300-2600 pkgver=1 pkgrel=1 pkgdesc="Lexmark Z2300 and 2600 Series printer driver for cups" arch=('i686') url="http://www.lexmark.com/" license=('custom') depends=('cups' 'glibc' 'ncurses' 'libusb' 'libxext' 'libxtst' 'libxi' http://www.driverlook.com/brother-hl-2170w-laser-printer-driver-linux-mac-osx/ Click "Add Printer" and you're done. Brother Hl-2170w Driver MFC-9332CDW brother-mfc-9332cdwAUR MFC-9840CDW foomatic Or Brother's driver. Brother Hl-2170w Manual Update Node Name to Brother-HL2170-wired (up to your preference).
This solution worked perfectly. You would have to redo the setup on each computer. Comments (10) #1 by Ryan Tucker on July 30, 2010 - 1:21 pm Bam! Some parts that were important for me: - When first logged into the router (192.168.1.1), set up a static IP address. Brother Hl 2170w Troubleshooting
Printing speed is back to normal. DCP-7030 brother-dcp7030AUR DCP-7065DN brother-dcp7065dnAUR FAX-2820 brother-cups-wrapper-laserAUR FAX-2840 brother-fax2840AUR Or foomatic - works mostly with hpijs-pcl5e.ppd. There is a CUPS backend for this, which is available as cups-bjnpAUR. his comment is here Just got a HL-2170W and that was pretty much my only complaint.
HL-2040 foomatic Or brother-hl2040AUR HL-2130 foomatic (using the HL-2140 driver) Or hplip HL-2140 foomatic Or brother-hl2140AUR HL-2170W foomatic Or Brother's driver. Brother Hl 2170w Wireless Setup Windows 7 share|improve this answer answered Jul 29 '10 at 1:16 Broam 1,070713 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign FAX-2940 brother-fax2940AUR HL-2030 foomatic Or brother-hl2030AUR HL-2035 foomatic Should be compatible with any drivers for the HL-2030.
This printer also works with the generic PCL-6 driver from the gutenprint package. But my mind changed after a few days: This printer choked on graphics. Why use CONCATENATE vs & in Excel? Brother Hl-2170w Factory Reset I had done some searching while I was at the store because, as a Linux user, I'm big on cross-platform. (Obviously, or I'm not going to buy it.) I read a
Printer Driver/filter Notes HPLIP Driver hplip provides drivers for HP DeskJet, OfficeJet, Photosmart, Business Inkjet, and some LaserJet printers, and also provides an easy to use setup tool. You will see three lights (Error, Drum, Toner) turn on. Social 500px Github Twitter Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. E [27/Aug/2010:20:40:29 -0400] [cups-driverd] Bad driver information file "/usr/share/cups/drv/sample.drv"!
E [27/Aug/2010:21:41:47 -0400] [cups-driverd] Bad driver information file "/usr/share/cups/drv/sample.drv"! I'm running on Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS x86_64. I followed the directions here and consulted the posts here and here and here and here and here and so on to no avail. Also, I strongly recommend you have your printer assigned a static IP address, either on the printer itself or using DHCP address reservation.
I was immediately impressed. E [27/Aug/2010:21:36:12 -0400] [cups-driverd] Bad driver information file "/usr/share/cups/drv/sample.drv"! Authentization Method should be WPA/WPA2-PSK (or the authentication method of your network) Encryption method Choose same Encryption as your network's encryption method. Tango Icons © Tango Desktop Project.
mtink This is a printer status monitor which enables to get the remaining ink quantity, to print test patterns, to reset printer and to clean nozzle. FORWARD You may change the name of the printer if you wish. Name, description, location: fill those out as you wish. 6. Content is available under GNU Free Documentation License 1.3 or later unless otherwise noted.
This means you'll need to either use a Windows or Mac computer or VM to configure it, and then be able to use it from Ubuntu. Note: hplip depends on foomatic-db-engine which prevents the drivers list from appearing when a printer is added to CUPS via the web user interface (following error: "Unable to get list of Citing a fault in the cups drivers for (at the least, this printer model), a solution was explained using a generic driver instead of the [presumably broken] cups driver: 1. Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the
Channel is same as your network's channel number. I tried setting up the printer through the KDE4 control center, also through CUPS and printconf, so no avail. These directions should ideally be automated with a PKGBUILD. "Source" code of the driver is available on the avasys website, in Japanese, however it includes a 32 bit binary which will Selecting JETDIRECT (PRINTER'S IP ADDRESS) works for me.
From "Other Network Printers:" I selected: LPD/LPR Host or Printer 4.