[texworks] No more printing

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Oct 18 02:20:54 CEST 2011

On Oct 17, 2011, at 7:00 PM, Charlie Sharpsteen wrote:

> 2011/10/17 Eric Détrez <eric.detrez at gmail.com>
>> Hello
>> Maybe I missed some thing but the new version I installed is no more able
>> to print pdf.
>> It's version 0.5~svn586-1ubuntu1
>> and I can't access any other (older) version.
>> The error (*) message is
>> "Malheureusement, cette version de TeXworks est incapable d'imprimer les
>> documents Pdf pour diverses raisons.
>> Voulez-vous plutôt ouvrir le fichier dans le visionneur par défaut pour
>> d'imprimer ?(rappelez-vous de le refermer pour éviter les problèmes
>> d'acces)"
>> (*) It's not a bug, it's a feature
> As far as I know, TeXworks has never been able to print documents. The
> Poppler library we use to view documents is not connected to the parts of Qt
> responsible for printing.
> -Charlie


I know that there were some kludges to print on Windows but I don;t know if there were kludges on other systems. I certainly know that there never was printing under Mac OS X.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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