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Bug 620950 - The kate editor does not retain printing preferences
The kate editor does not retain printing preferences
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kdesdk (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2010-08-03 16:26 EDT by Shaun Andrew
Modified: 2011-06-28 11:00 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-06-28 11:00:51 EDT
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Description Shaun Andrew 2010-08-03 16:26:30 EDT
Description of problem:  kate does not retain any printing preferences for Headers & Footers and for Margins.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kate 3.4.5 is part of KDE 4.4.5

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
 1. open a file in kate
 2. select File
 3. select Print
 4. select Options>> button on the Print Dialog window
 5. select the Header & Footer Tab
 6. change anything from the default settings for Header & Footer
 7. select the Properties button on the Print Dialog window
 8. change the Margins from their default settings
 9. select the Print button
10. repeat step 2 through 8.

Actual results:
ALL of the Header & Footer and Margin preferences revert back to the default between kate print jobs and between kate sessions

Expected results:
Header & Footer and Margin preferences should be retained from one kate print job to the next, and from one kate session to the next.

Additional info:
kate retained print preferences up to Fedora 8 with KDE 3.5.10.  I know kate also retained print preferences under Redhat 7.2, which ran KDE 2.x.
Comment 1 Kevin Kofler 2010-08-03 17:11:35 EDT
Kate is in kdesdk these days (though the component at fault might turn out to actually be in kdelibs, I'm not sure).
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2011-06-01 08:10:36 EDT
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2011-06-28 11:00:51 EDT
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