Simple application to print part of an image - suggestions?

Robert Parker rlp1938 at
Wed Mar 4 00:33:33 UTC 2009

On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 1:53 AM, 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.

sudo apt-get install imagemagick

It's a suite of image processing programs. To select part of an image
you probably want convert so 'man convert'

Bob Parker
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