• Brother Printer HL-L2380DW


    Not sure way Manjaro install the printer on a clean install. I can’t get this printer install. I need it for my job. I need easy how to steps or I will have to go back to Ubuntu.

  • A terrible threat! how long we can take till you do so? ;)

    Brother Printer HL-L2380DW is a wireless Printer + Scanner,

    there is a driver PKGBUILD on AUR brother-hl-l2380dw

    to get printing work over cups:

    1.0: install the driver and packages needed:

    yaourt -S cups ghostscript avahi brother-hl-l2380dw
    

    Start the Cups and Avahi service:

    $ sudo systemctl start org.cups.cupsd.service
    $ sudo systemctl start avahi-daemon.service
    

    Enable autostart of Cups and Avahi service:

    $ sudo systemctl enable org.cups.cupsd.service
    $ sudo systemctl enable avahi-daemon.service
    

    Install the printer via Cups Webinterface:
    http://localhost:631
    or the implementation of your Desktop Environment…

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  • This is the message i get every time.

    Add Printer Error

    Unable to add printer:

    Forbidden

  • You need use root to add printer.
    user=root password same as the user you ad on installation

    [updates once a week] = [90% less problems]
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    howto-install-antergos
    how to add system logs
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  • That is what I am using.

  • Where do you get the message?
    From browser cups interface?
    Try this inside browser:
    http: //[email protected]:631/admin

    [updates once a week] = [90% less problems]
    [Li{u}n//u//{i}x] since 1988 - overcoming failure means success
    howto-install-antergos
    how to add system logs
    i3 GNOME

  • I may be wrong … but I think the basic package is missing:

    system-config-printer
    
    $ sudo pacman -Ss system-config-printer
    [sudo] password for judd: 
    extra/cups-pk-helper 0.2.6-1
        A helper that makes system-config-printer use PolicyKit
    extra/system-config-printer 1.5.9-2
       A CUPS printer configuration tool and status applet
    
    

    Autodidacta en la VIDA …y en Linux, también.

  • could be but is installed by default, as i think

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    howto-install-antergos
    how to add system logs
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  • Installed but I reinstalled just in case. Still forbidden.

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