Sending a Fax

Matt Emmerton matt at
Fri May 6 05:41:46 UTC 2011

>> One of my clients needs to send a lot of faxes.  He has a Brother 8680DN
which will fax.
>> Any ideas how to send a file to it and get it to send a fax?  I am not
finding anything
>> beyond printing for that unit via Google.


According to
fc8680dn_us/spec/index.html, this device does have PC FAX capabilities on

Here is the download site for Linux drivers:

With some Linux emulator and CUPS tweaking, you should be able to get the
Linux PC FAX capability working on FreeBSD.


Matt Emmerton

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