Fix for printouts without margins

David Faure faure at
Wed Jan 19 15:26:22 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 19 January 2005 16:10, Goffioul Michael wrote:
> Patch looks OK to me. 

> One further step would be to add minimum 
> values to MarginWidget and not let the user specify smaller
> margins. Conceptually, this means:
> 	m_margin->setDefaultMargins(QMAX(Qt,driver));
> 	m_margin->setMinimumMargins(driver);

I could do that if you want, but then the user can't override the PPD "strict 
minimum" margins, in case, well, the PPD would be wrong.

For a MSOffice analogy, when it tells you "warning, this will be outside the 
printable area" you have (IIRC) the option of saying "yeah I know, shut up" 
or "ok, revert". Whereas with a minimum value set in a spinbox there is no 
way to override what the computer thinks is best for you...

David Faure, faure at, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
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