Report from multi-page printing (ugly)

Bill Gribble
Mon, 6 Nov 2000 08:25:21 -0600

On Mon, Nov 06, 2000 at 12:17:47PM +1100, Robert Graham Merkel wrote:
> At the moment, it appears that what gtkhtml/gnome-print does is
> imitate a roll-paper fax machine with a very dumb paper cutter - 
> it prints a fixed-size block onto each page, and if there is a line of
> text on the boundary it will happily *split that line in half* :(

Wow, that's really unfortunate.  This reminds me of a situation I have
been in all too often recently with construction contractors for my
home remodeling: I just want to ask them "in what universe is this

You might try contacting Ettore Perazzoli<>... he's 
a major gtkhtml author, and I would be interested to hear what he has to 
say about future plans for printing. This sounds like an oversight rather 
than a design feature.