Saving scanned document
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Thu Jul 25 07:56:58 UTC 2013
On 24.07.2013 20:37, Jerry wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Jul 2013 11:15:09 -0500
> Mark Felder articulated:
>> Can your machine email the PDF? That's how I'd solve it... have it
>> send to a mailbox on your local machine and have a script that grabs
>> the attachment and puts it in a directory shared on the network.
> That is a novel idea and yes it does have the ability to send a scanned
> document via email; however, I think that is way more trouble than it
> is worth. I have the problem solved by sharing the directories on the
> MS machines. It isn't perfect, but it does work. Porting the Brother
> scanner software to FreeBSD would probably be ideal, but I have neither
> the time, a spare machine nor probably the skill to do it.
Have you thought about using FTP?
First googled spec on brother-usa.com shows that it supports Scan To:
E-mail, Image, OCR, File, FTP, USB, Network
And in Supported protocols they mention: FTP Client and Server
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