simple scan no scanners detected

Bug #1374653 reported by David Oxland on 2014-09-26
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-scan (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

In spite of going through all the steps to install brscan4 an install tool for Brother on Linux machines all Scanner applications do not find the scanner and make it usable. Printer found (same device) and works properly but no scanner detected/found message comes from all.
Addressing finds and opens the Brother printer/scanner at this address and offers configure options.
Machine is Brother DCP 7065-DN
Computer is Lenovo H-535 64bit
david@david-Lenovo-H535:~$ dpkg -l | grep Brother
ii brother-cups-wrapper-common 1.0.0-10-0ubuntu6 amd64 Common files for Brother cups wrapper packages
ii brother-udev-rule-type1 1.0.0-1 all Brother udev rule type 1
ii brscan-skey 0.2.4-1 amd64 Brother Linux scanner S-KEY tool
ii brscan4 0.4.2-1 amd64 Brother Scanner Driver
ii cupswrapperdcp7065dn 2.0.4-2 i386 Brother DCP7065DN CUPS wrapper driver
ii dcp7065dnlpr 2.1.0-1 i386 Brother DCP-7065DN LPR driver
ii printer-driver-ptouch 1.3-8 amd64 printer driver Brother P-touch label printers

using So I believe this is a bug

14.04 Trusty
expected scanner to be found and functional
Scanner not found, not functional.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: flegita 0.6.2-1.1ubuntu4
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-36.63-generic
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-36-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.4
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Fri Sep 26 16:08:16 2014
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-06-01 (117 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release amd64 (20140417)
SourcePackage: gnome-scan
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

David Oxland (doxland) wrote :
David Oxland (doxland) wrote :

I have solved this problem using the first proposed method in the link below! ( Top of the page first entry)
Scanner now usable!

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