How to set the printPaperOrientation
eric.miclo at wanadoo.fr
Sun Aug 31 02:27:51 CDT 2008
Le 31 août 08 à 08:55, Peter Alcibiades a écrit :
> I don't think it works, then. What I did was write the contents of
> the field
> to a temp print file, then call a shell script which in turn calls a
> awk program which formats the temp print file into an output file,
> and pipes
> the results to kprinter. It works fine, though of course you don't
> get to
> do styled text. It is a bit ridiculous to have to go through these
> I also raised a bug on it. Some of my printing issues appeared to
> be Debian
> related, but I reproduced this one on both Debian and on Mandriva
Same bug under Ubuntu.
> I think, pending 3.0, that the only thing you can do is write your
> field to
> an external file and process it for printing from that. I didn't try
> revPrintText, interesting to hear that it seems to have the same
> What happened with my attempts was that regardless of settings, it
> always print in portrait and always at the same size - thus
> truncating the
Have the same problem here and need to print styled text in landscape.
Hope the bug will be addressed before version 3 is released.
Thanks, best regards,
> Éric Miclo wrote:
>> Well, it was not to print a card but to print a field with
>> revPrintText or revPrintField.
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