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== Troubleshooting ==
 
== Troubleshooting ==
 
=== Shifted printer output ===
 
 
Take a look at file {{ic|/usr/share/brother/Printer/dcp150c/inf/brdcp150crc}} and verify if the value of ''PaperType'' matches your paper size.
 
 
(Change "Letter" to "A4")
 
  
 
=== xsane crashes ===
 
=== xsane crashes ===

Revision as of 04:20, 5 September 2015

While this page regards the DCP-150C specifically, it can be used as a general guide for most Brother USB printers. On Brother's Linux Driver page you can find extra information along with drivers for different printer models.

Printer

See CUPS for detailed information.

Printer drivers

Install the brother-dcp150cAUR[broken link: archived in aur-mirror] package.

Scanner

See SANE for detailed information. This scanner works with Brother's brscan2AUR driver.

Let driver configure:

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Reason: Should be mentioned on AUR page (Discuss in Talk:Brother DCP-150C#)
# ln -s /usr/share/brother /usr/local/Brother
# /usr/local/Brother/sane/setupSaneScan2 -i

Troubleshooting

xsane crashes

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Reason: Should be mentioned on AUR page (Discuss in Talk:Brother DCP-150C#)

If xsane crashes with message "=bugchk_free(ptr==(nil))@brother_modelinf.c(482)", then you need to create the link /usr/local/Brother -> /usr/share/brother.