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revised unix Command doesn't work
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revised Is it possible to queue a message by writing it to file?
the title was incomplete and the word 'packages' didn't make sense to me
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comment How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
This appears to work, too. I was hoping the PDF would give me scalable graphics, but it's just a bitmap.
Dec
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revised How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
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Dec
10
comment Why would you `cat /dev/null > /var/log/messages`?
Another negative effect of the second method: the file's owner, permissions, and possibly other attributes may differ from those of the original file. You might accidentally create a log file that the logging process can't write to, or worse.
Dec
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comment Why would you `cat /dev/null > /var/log/messages`?
This syntax won't work in every shell.
Dec
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comment Downloading software without bloatware
Yes, hardware support in Linux can be lacking, but I've seen cases where (old) hardware would work automatically on Linux while failing on Windows with no known fix.
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comment How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
Anyway: this method should work, but it didn't when I tried it.
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comment How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
I agree It's fine to print something other than what is shown to the user, but it should be shown to the user prior to doing it, particularly when the results can be so poor. I know I can do Print Preview, but there should be less of a surprise. It would also be nice if the user had more control to make sure the printout is as desired; that basically means you're showing another webpage and offering to print that. Then why not just do it that way!
Nov
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comment How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
This is perfect for my needs, thank you! Thanks also to David Postill who was first with this idea, but Awesome Screenshot is the first tool I tried that actually works on my test page (creating a 1153x15356 PNG image).
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comment How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
I'm happy to switch browsers just for this, so a browser-specific solution is fine.
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comment How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
As to the question being a duplicate: I tried stripping out the print stylesheet prior to printing, and it doesn't work, so I don't think the question is a duplicate.
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comment How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
Mixed results thus far: ScreenshotCaptor works on Google Maps but doesn't on my trelloprinter.com result ... its author advises us to use a browser plugin, anyway ... I've tried [ScreenGrab (fixed)],(addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/screengrab-fix-version/…) which claims to grab the whole page but doesn't, and FireShot, which once again works on Google Maps but doesn't on trelloprinter.com.
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revised How to get WYSIWYP (print what you see) in a web browser?
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