Simple application to print part of an image - suggestions?

Chris Mohler cr33dog at
Tue Mar 3 19:12:04 UTC 2009

On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 12:53 PM, Chris G <cl at> wrote:
> A couple of times recently I have wanted to print just part of an
> image (.jpg) and, as far as I can see, none of the applications I seem
> to have installed on my xubuntu lets me do this.
> I just want to view the image, select a bit of it with a marquee and
> then print.  I guess the Gimp will do it but it's a bit OTT just for
> printing something.

I have gThumb set as my default viewer for JPEG - I open the file,
Alt-C, select a region, click "Apply" (NOT SAVE) and then print.
Still a bit cumbersome, but quicker than firing up GIMP...


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