Bug#229078: /usr/bin/kwrite: printout cut off on left and right
Ross Boylan writes:
> Package: kate
> Version: 4:3.1.3-1
> Severity: normal File:
> Using the Konqueror file browser I clicked on a text file and it
> brought it up in KWrite. I printed it, requesting 2-up printing. I
> left the default paper size, US Letter.
> The resulting printout was cut off by several characters on the left
> and the right. The left hand side affected the banner and the text
> of the file; the right hand side I only know about because some of
> the banner was cut off.
> In both cases there was some white space showing on the paper in the
> margin, so possibly there are some printer limits that didn't make
> it all the way back through the different printing systems.
> Printer is an HP LaserJet 4100N, reached via CUPS, which is at
> version 1.1.20candidate6-6. This is a mostly testing system, with
> KDE pulled in from unstable (awhile ago; I've not been tracking
> I suppose the real problem is not KWrite but something underneath;
> feel free to reclassify as appropriate. I don't know what component
> is causing the problem, so I'm reporting the symptom.
> This is a major usability issue. By the way, I printed the file
> from emacs without incident.
I'm not sure what printing system mozilla or emacs use. Can you try
to print the text file with
and see if the problem is present ?