printing gui

John Layt johnlayt at
Fri Jan 16 21:59:14 GMT 2009

On Wednesday 14 January 2009 18:39:44 daniel.barna at wrote:
> Hi,
> Is there a gui printing interface in kde 4.1? where one can
> - select printer, set options
> - set orientation, scaling, and *preview* it on the given media?
> I could only find /opt/kde3/bin/kprinter (it seems it is an old port to
> kde 4.1?), but it gives no preview, I can't set scaling, etc.
> Should one fire up gwenview every time one wants to print something?
> Also, I am missing the 'Print' button from ksnapshot. I can only click
> 'Open with', and specify either kprinter or gwenview.


If you mean a KDE4 version of kprinter, then no we don't have one yet.  Many 
distros still install the old KDE3 version in parallel which is what you have 
in /opt/kde3 (which means you have openSUSE?).

As for KSnapshot, it appears that is a deliberate move

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