BROTHER DS600 LINUX DRIVER DOWNLOAD
In Windows it worked without issues. There is official Linux support for this scanner, but it seems to require a firmware upgrade. Of the various brscan Linux drivers I see on their site, none of them list the DS as supported. In dmesg I found a lot of messages like: I checked with the SANE command line tools, e. I put up the files I downloaded at http:
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I tried emailing Brother tech support.
I hope this works out; I do like the scanner and it seems well built. I can no longer find this driver on their Linux driver webpageand their site no longer lists Linux as a supported OS for the DS, except for http: I have only tested it with xsane and GIMP, and so far it works perfect! This could definitely be better handled by the Brother documentation. The drivers are up and they work. I recently bought a Brother DS document scanner that liinux had support for Linux.
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They said they would submit a request to engineering and that Linu should check the website in a few days. Name required Mail will not be published required Website. I put up the files I downloaded at http: Things were hanging and generally very unresponsive. There is official Linux support for this scanner, but it seems to require a firmware upgrade.
It turns out it did, but only after a few quirks. Which driver did you linhx
Of the various brscan Linux drivers Lihux see on their site, none of them list the DS as supported. So, all in all: On a related note, I just looked on Amazon. I got a reply saying that they recently redid their website and the DS driver must have been left off accidentally.
Finally, I gave up and booted into Windows to check if the hardware had a defect. I checked with the SANE command line tools, e. After quite a lot of mucking around playing with capturing USB packets using Wireshark, it seemed the device itself was requesting a reset, and the Linux kernel was resetting it approximately ms later.
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Bring on the comments Terrence siger: It seems Brother reorganised their site. I installed the official Linux driversand tried to scan a document using a GUI scanning application. Finally determined by accident the problem was related to the USB port I had it plugged into.
After doing this the scanner worked without issue also in Linux. The drivers were temporarily unavailable; they seem to be up again, at least on the Brother US site: Thanks for the files. At this stage I was thinking that the Linux support was very crappy. In dmesg I found a lot of messages like: When I rbother it to a USB 2.
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I upgraded the firmware using the Windows utility to do so. Leave a Reply Klik her for at annullere svar. Unfortunately they did not work for me. I use the driver provided by the Debian package called libsane-dsseries and brother-udev-rule-type1.