[Digikam-users] Print Assistant

Stuart T Rogers stuart at stella-maris.org.uk
Thu Aug 4 22:01:27 BST 2016

Further testing shows that the printer driver works perfectly with 
darktable and shotwell as well as Gimp. It only fails using digikam, 
showfoto and gwenview.


On 04/08/16 20:07, Stuart T Rogers wrote:
> Gilles
> I will check that out but all I can say is the driver works perfectly in
> V4.14 of digikam, and in other programs. It shows the papaer sizes but
> will not allow me to select them, it still leaves the previous setting
> when I click on the photo paper size I want.
> Stuart
> On 04/08/16 11:06, Gilles Caulier wrote:
>> In Print assistant, there are few config template files which define
>> paper layout to use with printers (if i remember)...
>> Look here for details :
>> https://quickgit.kde.org/?p=kipi-plugins.git&a=blob&h=9062af87c03cd646299aa35c6e644df21ce7024b&hb=9e52b5a0f27360750598bebf7ac927b0e832a07b&f=printimages%2Ftemplates%2FTEMPLATE_HOWTO
>> But, i feel that your printer driver is not complete and do not provide
>> all device information to use in high level side.
>> Gilles Caulier
>> 2016-08-03 18:46 GMT+02:00 Stuart T Rogers <stuart at stella-maris.org.uk
>> <mailto:stuart at stella-maris.org.uk>>:
>>     I have just tried to print a photo from digikam using the Print
>>     Assistant and found that I am unable to select some of the paper
>>     sizes supported by my printer, a Canon IP7250. I can load most of
>>     the normal A4 type and Envelope sizes but it will not select 5x7
>>     Borderless when I click on it, which is what I wanted to use.
>>     I have used Gimp to print the photo now as I wanted but still cannot
>>     get it to allow that size either in the Print Assistant or just
>>     Print Images.
>>     Anyone any ideas please?
>>     Stuart
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