[Scribus] Scribus + Mandriva + network print problem.

Olivier FAURAX olivier.faurax
Wed Jul 25 22:37:41 CEST 2007

Plinnell a ?crit :
> On Sunday 22 July 2007, Olivier FAURAX wrote:
>> 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.

I was viewing the PS created using the "Print to file" possibility of
the Print dialog.
I've done this to simulate the paper output without killing trees ;)

Please tell me if this bug appears elsewhere.

Plinell, Mandriva needs a maintener for the Scribus package :

Have a nice day
Olivier FAURAX, dispo en novembre : http://ofaurax.free.fr/cv/
Le blog : http://ofaurax.free.fr/blog/

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