Trying to print landscape with gimp / gutenprint, and I get portrait. Cannot find a setting in cups to set the default as landscape. This worked in slackware 14.0 32 bit, but since I've updated to Slackware 14.0 64 bit, I have the problem. Any ...Message posted on the November 28th, 2012 - 5:34 PM ET
Comparison of free picture/photo editing software
We can’t say it enough: it isn’t necessary to invest in commercial software to successfully edit your photos! In this article we will look at free programs and trial versions which respond to the basic needs of novice, and in some cases, even ...Review published on the November 17th, 2009 - 9:19 AM ET
formatting MAN output to more than 72 colums for printing to dot matrix printer
This is most likely a general linux question but since I'm in slackware here goes. I'm trying to format the output of a man page to my dot matrix printer with man nroff | pr -W 132 > /dev/lp0 pr formats the right width as evidenced by the page ...Message posted on the May 6th, 2012 - 3:22 PM ET
New to Linux? Have you heard Linux is 'perfect."?
A bunch of blithering idiots on the Internet and Usenet have claimed "Linux is perfect." or some distribution of Linux is "perfect." (period, with no qualifications whatsoever), or Linux is perfect for any computing situation. ...Message posted on the June 20th, 2012 - 1:32 PM ET