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Old 07-26-2013, 07:13 PM   #1
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Drivers for Brother MFC J430 w printer


They don't show up in my system setting where you match the drivers to the printer, There is no j430 listed. So I went to brothers and they have a list of linux drivers and there is one listed for my printer ,It comes as a download of either a "lpr driver" in both rpm and deb format also a "cupswapper driver"again in both rpm and deb format. which one should I download and is there a easy way to install it. How do I install it once I download it. Any help would be appreciated.
 
Old 07-26-2013, 07:44 PM   #2
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See your post in the Mint forums at http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...er-4175471078/

The exact steps are provided in the links I gave which are on the brother site.

http://welcome.solutions.brother.com...n1a.html#dpkg2
 
  


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