Geeqie: Replace the printing dialog by the standard GTK one

Bug #680550 reported by Till Kamppeter
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
geeqie (Ubuntu)
Fix Committed

Bug Description

Binary package hint: geeqie

The print dialog of Geeqie is still of the old pre-CUPS print command line stile. It does not list the CUPS queues, does not get the printer's page geometry (available page sizes, unprintable margins), nor does it allow to select printer-specific options. The user has to enter page size and margin data manually and has to set the print queue defaults with the printer setup tool to make the printer do the desired printout. This is far away from today's usability standards.

Printing should work as in eog: GTK standard printing dialog with Page Size and Orientation setting in the print dialog (no Page Setup dialog, see

Reported also upstream as

Changed in geeqie (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Medium
Revision history for this message
Colin Clark (colinclark) wrote :

Fixed in the latest commits in the repository at

Changed in geeqie (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
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