Bug 80932 - Gedit printing results in blank page, error message
Gedit printing results in blank page, error message
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: gedit (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
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Blocks: 79579
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Reported: 2003-01-02 10:18 EST by Gerry Tool
Modified: 2014-01-21 17:48 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-20 21:52:15 EST
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Description Gerry Tool 2003-01-02 10:18:27 EST
Description of problem:
I can edit fine in Gedit, but when I try to print using a defined printer, a job
goes to the
printer and the result is a blank page.  Error messages like:

(gedit:6027): GnomePrint-WARNING **: Can't create GPFontEntry for
LucidaTypewriter-Bold because the extension could not be recognized

appear in the terminal window from which I invoked 

gedit filename &

I have not selected LucidaTypewriter-Bold as a font to use.

I can edit and print the same file just fine from KEdit.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Open GEdit
2.enter text
3.file > print, select a printer installed under cups (hpijs)
4.select print

Actual results:
job sent to printer, blank page created, error message in terminal if invoked
from CLI

Expected results:
Page should print with text

Additional info:
If Gnome Default printer is selected, printer provides output, but there is no
space between the letters.
Comment 1 Marius Andreiana 2003-01-25 04:00:50 EST
Print preview also has a blank page
Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2003-01-25 11:27:02 EST
I think this may have been fixed upstream, perhaps it will be fixed 
with newer libgnomeprint22 packages
Comment 3 Seth Vidal 2003-02-12 13:37:49 EST
Fixed in Rawhide with libgnomeprint22

Comment 4 Seth Vidal 2003-02-12 13:48:06 EST
ooo ugh.

Interesting addendum - when I print something 4 sides to a page. The page output
order is almost random.

This should probably be another bug report I guess.

Comment 5 Gerry Tool 2003-02-20 21:15:30 EST
This bug does not seem to be present in Phoebe 3.
Comment 6 Havoc Pennington 2003-02-20 21:52:15 EST

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