Gtk+ printing dialog highlevel thoughts

George Farris farrisg at
Fri Jan 20 16:04:34 GMT 2006

On Fri, 2006-20-01 at 07:47 +0100, Marco Cabizza wrote:
> Wait. They are talking about a _Gtk 2.10_ printing dialog, this means
> that printing will be handled on a higher level by a Gtk+ widget (soon,
> that's what they're talking about) and later on a lower level by Gtk
> +/cairo I guess (instead of gnomeprint), which is now able to print to
> pdf or ps or other formats. I hope I got it right :)
> Anyway, speaking of OpenOffice, it's quite weird because Fedora's
> OpenOffice has a Gtk integrated ui since AGES iirc, even OOo 1.x had
> that. I'm not a crazy OpenOffice fan, but I agree with you about its
> inclusion.

Well we discussed this on the list here before and the comment was the
file dialog ok but not the print dialog.  Now having seen that RH has
the print dialog I'm thinking Dapper should too if possible.

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