Konqueror Web Browser Printing

Jim Horner jhorner at arinbe.com
Fri Aug 6 04:24:41 BST 2004

On Thursday 05 August 2004 21:16, James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> Jim Horner wrote:
> > I have experienced this problem before many months (or years) ago when I
> > used SuSE on KDE 3.1 and again on Libranet. The odd thing is I have
> > multiple machines that are all sync'd as far as distro and software apps
> > go. The only workstation that experiences this problem is my laptop; both
> > now and long ago. My work around is to print web pages in Mozilla.
> > Mozilla will print fine to a postscript file. Konqueror will not print
> > correctly to either the printer, postscript or pdf. I thought it was some
> > sort of font.config or printer filter problem because some web pages will
> > print fine but others won't.
> No, if the PostScript font is screwed up then it is the Qt PostScript
> driver. This has been an issue for some time.  This has been improved some
> with the latest version of Qt (3.3.2).
> Part of the issue might be the fonts.  You want to be certain that you
> don't try to print the XFree86 bit mapped screen fonts, and you should have
> the TrueType fonts that the web page uses installed on your system:

Thanks. I thought it had something to do with the laptop, possibly the small 
fonts. I'm using debian unstable.

Package: libqt3c102-mt
Version: 3:3.2.3-4

Package: msttcorefonts
Version: 1.1.4

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