Package Details: brother-dcp195c 1.1.3-2

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Package Base: brother-dcp195c
Description: LPR and CUPS driver for the Brother DCP195C
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Licenses: custom:brother commercial license
Submitter: None
Maintainer: severach
Last Packager: FredBezies
Votes: 10
Popularity: 0.011446
First Submitted: 2014-05-18 19:34
Last Updated: 2018-05-19 15:40

Latest Comments

clentfort commented on 2018-07-04 10:07

You must install CUPS before you install this package if you want to use it with CUPS, else printing will fail because a filter will be missing.

test0 commented on 2016-01-19 21:16

Print fail (negative top offset) with A4 paper size because paper size conf is set to Letter and the Paper size manually defined isn't take.
To switch to a proper A4 printing you have to do :

sudo brprintconf_dcp195c -pt A4

source :

sebafroh commented on 2014-03-22 18:32

New version upladed...

sebafroh commented on 2014-03-22 18:03

There is a simple Solution: Somebody has fixed the pkgbuild, but not uploaded yet to the AUR:

The patch is:

< cd "$startdir/pkg/dcp195c" || return 1
> cd "$startdir/pkg" || return 1
< patch -p1 -i $startdir/systemd.patch
> patch -p1 -i ../systemd.patch

I myself do not own this Printer, so I don't want do maintain this packet.

But if someone who has this printer at home may....

Anonymous comment on 2013-05-17 19:27

I had an error during building:
sed: can't read /tmp/dcp195c/pkg/dcp195c/opt/brother/Printers/dcp195c/cupswrapper/cupswrapperdcp195c: No such file or directory
==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build().

Simple fix helped. Here is working PKGBUILD:

Anonymous comment on 2013-02-18 21:11

Works like a charm. Thanks a million.

RcrdBrt commented on 2012-10-15 12:54

thanks for the quick reply, I'm not expert with CUPS

i missed the "/opt/brother/Printers/dcp195c/cupswrapper/cupswrapperdcp195c" command part

Anonymous comment on 2012-10-14 15:43

With this patch cups daemon is restarting using systemctl command (obviously if systemctl command is present) instead of calling /etc/rc.d/cups restart. If you want to add your printer you have to invoke this command as root:

RcrdBrt commented on 2012-10-14 10:13

how does this pak work?

I'm sure I'm doing something wrong: if I go to "add a printer" in CUPS admin page I can't find this printer model

Anonymous comment on 2012-09-01 09:54

I added a patch for basic systemd support.