[Scribus] problem with printing on Suse
Mon Jan 1 21:02:24 CET 2007
On Monday 01 January 2007 17:41, Le Tigre wrote:
> Hi everybody, and a happy new year!
> I've problems with printing from Scribus on Suse:
> the printer is a Canon LBP-1120, via smb (on a Windows machine). I
> can print without problems from all applications (Openoffice, etc.)
> But Scribus files aren't printed.
> 1? On Suse 10.1, KDE, in Kjobviewer I see the file which leaves the
> window like if it was printed, but it's not.
> And I can't print PDF made from Scribus with Acroread. Only KPDF
> and kprinter allows the printing.
The print settings in Acrobat Reader 7.08 can affect how easily a
given PDF file from Scribus will print. I would look to see if the
settings in 10.2 match those on your 10.1 machine.
> 2? On Suse 10.2 (other computer), KDE, the PDF is printed by
> Acroread, but not the sla file directly from Scribus: Kjobviewer
> tells "Error" after a moment.
In this case, I suspect it is a weakness or issue with the Canon
> I suspect it's a question of weight, but it's really ennoying,
> because I've to print many tries all the day, and making a pdf is
> good just at the end of the day, when file is ok!
> Have you any ideas or suggestions?
I had a look at the specs of this printer and it is a 'win printer'
which writes GDI (Windows native) and the linux driver somehow
converts this to postscript.
It could be a situation where there are PDF or PS operators which
cannot be translated and that is where the printer driver chokes.
Have you tried printing directly via the SB cable ? This might help.
Happy New Year,
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://nashi.altmuehlnet.de/pipermail/scribus/attachments/20070101/aa700a76/attachment.pgp
More information about the scribus