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Re: Printing on Mac OS X.

From: Lucinda DeWitt <ladewitt@lucindadewitt.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2009 13:11:59 -0600
Message-ID: <4B0446FF.7010206@lucindadewitt.com>
To: Irene.Vatton@inria.fr
CC: Pascal <abo.pignard@wanadoo.fr>, www-amaya@w3.org
Thanks for the information Irene, though I thought PostScript had gone 
the way of the dinosaur . . . ?
I would still like to be able to print out source code and css from 
Amaya via a Mac (currently I print them from another browser or 
TextEdit, but it would be nice if I could print using Amaya's color 
scheme for the code) . . . does just printing text require postscript?

I'm also not sure from your response whether you are saying that it is 
currently possible to send a non-postscript file to a printer from Amaya 
on the Mac platform.  If so, could you provide further instruction?

Thanks for the updates.
Lucinda



Irene Vatton wrote:
> Le mardi 17 novembre 2009 à 20:55 -0600, Lucinda DeWitt a écrit :
>> Pascal,
>> I've never been able to print anything from the Mac version of Amaya 
>> (and I started with version 8.x).
>> The last time I checked the help files it said printing was for Windows 
>> and Linux only.
>> http://www.w3.org/Amaya/User/doc/Printing.html#Printing
>>
>> It would be nice if someone would add "ability to print from Mac 
>> platform" to the wishlist (if it's not already there).  If it is there, 
>> could it move up the priority list?  Or, if there is some trick we are 
>> missing, please update the help files to include Mac instructions.
> 
> Yes there were 2 problems with Mac OSX platforms. The former concerns
> the ability to generate the PostScript file and the later concerns the
> ability to send this file to a printer.
> 
> The former is now fixed, so you'll be able to generate a Postscript file
> and to read/print it with another application.
> 
>> Thanks,
>> Lucinda
>> Amaya 11.3; Mac G4; OSX10.4.11
>>
>> Pascal wrote:
>>> Hello.
>>>
>>> I can't get a postscript print file with Amaya 11.3-pre1 on Mac OS X PPC.
>>> I select menu "print with option" in "file" menu.
>>> Then "PostScript file" in the dialog box with default path:
>>> /Users/pascal/Library/Application Support/amaya/n1a.ps
>>> Then Print.
>>> The process print (Amaya.app/Contents/MacOS/Amaya11.3-pre1/wx/bin/print) 
>>> is executed but no file is created.
>>>
>>> Is something missing?
>>>
>>> Thanks, Pascal.
>>> http://blady.pagesperso-orange.fr
>>>
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