Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 72789
RFE resuest for desktop Drag-and-Drop printer icon
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:03 EDT
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Description of problem:
RFE: request for a drag and drop desktop printer icon, which would print
text and graphics files by dragging an icon on top of it.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.Open a test editor or sord procesor, or graphics editing program
3.Load a file and print it from the application.
Actual Results: item prints OK, but one has to load an application just print one
sincle document or image..
Expected Results: 1) login to desktop
2) see printer icon on desktop
3) open a folder with default associated items (*,dvi, *.jpg. *.tif, *.bmp,
etc..).Drag the icon on top of the priter icon.
4) Job sent to spooler and printed
Have see this in olcer versions of another linux distro. Red Hat should be
capable of providing a similar user-friendly desktop (KDE *and* Gnome),
It seems that we have this now, in current rawhide.
"desktop-printing" package I think.