Re: Bug#655517: gimp 2.6.10 does not print (or print preview) when linked with libcairo2 1.10
On Sat, Jan 14, 2012 at 04:02:55PM +0000, Adam D. Barratt wrote:
> On Wed, 2012-01-11 at 17:20 -0500, Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:
> > On 01/11/2012 05:04 PM, in #655517, Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:
> > > When using version 1.10 or later of libcairo2 (e.g. from
> > > mozilla.debian.net's squeeze-backports repository), gimp 2.6.10's
> > > print and print preview are broken.
> > >
> > > In particular: the print preview window shows a blank page, and when
> > > printing, a network printer appears to see a job coming in, but it
> > > never produces a page.
> > What does the release team think about this patch for the next point
> > release? If the GIMP maintainers are OK with it, i'm happy to prepare
> > an NMU to squeeze-proposed-updates.
> Would I be right in thinking that this also affects partial squeeze ->
> wheezy upgrades, assuming cairo is upgraded but gimp is not? If so then
> I'd be happy to look at an upload including the patch you attached.
Indeed, it does affect partial upgrades.