[Scribus] Scribus + Mandriva + network print problem.
Sun Jul 22 17:26:39 CEST 2007
On Sunday 22 Jul 2007, Plinnell wrote:
> On Sunday 22 July 2007, Olivier FAURAX wrote:
> > Anne Wilson a ?crit :
> > > The printer properties button, beside the printer selected,
> > > doesn't exist, so I can't change anything there.
> > I don't have a printer property, too.
> > > Am I missing something? Or is this a Scribus version bug, or a
> > > Mandriva packaging bug?
> > I'm using Mandriva Spring too.
> > Step to reproduce the bug :
> > 1. Create a landscape (A4) document
> > 2. put some text in the 4 corners (to understand the result)
> > 3. Print it in a file (File > Print, Choose file in the list of
> > printers) 4. Open it with Evince (Gnome) or Kghostview (KDE) or gv
> > Expected : landscape (A4) document
> > Obtained : portrait document.
> > Moreover, in Evince, if you go to File > Properties, you'll see
> > that the document is considered to be "Letter, paysage (216 x 279
> > mm)". GV doesn't understand the paper format/orientation as it uses
> > the fallback default.
> Neither Evince nor gv are recommended PDF viewers for Scribus created
> PDF's. See:
> http://docs.scribus.net/index.php?lang=fr&page=pdfexport1 (French)
> > Please, can someone test it on another distribution (or windows) to
> > see if it is Mandriva related ? (in this case I'll do a bug report)
> > Have a nice day
> There are a number of issues with Mandriva's packages which I and
> others have filed bugs for:
> See: http://qa.mandriva.com/buglist.cgi?quicksearch=scribus
> You can try my packages for i586 for Mandriva 2007 here:
> These should have all the missing dependencies as noted in:
> These are snapshots of 220.127.116.11svn and will be updated with the latest
> svn snapshot later tonight.
> You will need to manually download them and rpm -Uvh
> scribus-18.104.22.168svn-1586.rpm. You may also find there are missing
> dependencies which can be installed via urpmi
> Hope that helps.
Thanks, Peter. I've downloaded it. I presume that it would be wise to remove
the old one first, so I'll tackle the job this evening when it's reasonably
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