Installing Brother FAX LPR/CUPS Driver on Fedora
The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-step How-to Install the Brother Printer-Fax LPR and CUPS Linux Driver on Linux Fedora 15/16/17/18/19/20/21/22/23/24/25/26 i686/x8664.
To Finalize the Brother Printer/Fax Installation for Fedora Linux You will Need to Install Both the LPR and CUPS Drivers.
Line Printer Remote is a TCP/IP printing protocol and network print server. Originally developed for Berkeley Unix (BSD Unix), LPR/LPD was the de facto standard for Unix printing prior to LPRng, IPP and CUPS.
Open a Command Line Shell Session
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Download Brother Printer LPR/CUPS Linux Driver:Search for Your Brother Model
Installing Brother Printer/Fax Drivers for Fedora
su -c "yum install $HOME/Downloads/*lpr*.rpm"
Or for Fedora 22+:
su -c "dnf install $HOME/Downloads/*lpr*.rpm"
su -c "yum install $HOME/Downloads/*cupswrapper*.rpm"
Brother Printer/Fax Post-Install Configuration:Instructions for Post-Install Setup
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