trouble printing from opera

David J Brooks daeg at
Mon Apr 16 03:07:40 UTC 2007

On Sunday 15 April 2007 09:49:57 pm you wrote:
> im running FreeBSD 6.2-RELEASE-p3, with KDE, cups, and most current opera. 
> i can print from everything else i use (which is i guess just kmail... but
> i did test from konqueror, and that works too), but i cannot get opera to
> send a job to my printer.
> if i go to the KDE printer manager, i can send a sucessful test page, but
> opera just quietly prints nothing.  where should i start looking to find
> out where the breakdown is?
> thanks,

I've never found a way to make non-KDE apps print from the KDE print manager. 
My solution has been to print to pdf and then load that into Kpdf and print 
from there. If there's a better way to do it, I'd love to learn how.

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