[sf-lug] Printer: Brother model # MFC-7820N
michaelshiloh1010 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 13 14:56:16 PDT 2010
While I'm not familiar with this model in particular, I've used many
dozens of donated printers in my various projects, classrooms, and
workshops. I've never yet run into one that has not worked
out-of-the-box with Ubuntu.
Rarely the drivers seem very slow compared to Windows or Mac; I'm sure
this is due to painstaking emulation of some proprietary code.
Once the output was not as nice.
Sometimes ink level reporting does not work.
On 07/13/2010 02:29 PM, Christian Einfeldt wrote:
> Our Linux schools project has been offered a BROTHER model #
> MFC-7820N printer for use in our schools. Does anyone have an opinion
> as to whether this printer will work well with GNU-Linux? We tend to
> use Ubunutu, with distros varying between Hardy and Lucid.
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