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Re: Why choose Debian on server




On Sun 06 Jan 2019 at 10:28:55 -0600, David Wright wrote:

> On Sun 06 Jan 2019 at 10:37:48 (-0500), Gene Heskett wrote:
> > On Sunday 06 January 2019 10:17:16 Brian wrote:
> > > On Sun 06 Jan 2019 at 14:42:08 +0100, deloptes wrote:

[...]

> > > Strictly speaking, the problem does not arise due a problem in the
> > > printing system. Firefox produces a PDF before dispatching it for
> > > printing and that PDF is not a true representation of the web page.
> > >
> > > Whether the issue is tackled by Firefox or at the stackexchange end
> > > is immaterial; this will take time. Meanwhile, there is an elderly
> > > user who had hoped to read and absorb the material today while eating
> > > his free lunch.
> > >
> > > Maybe he would like to use SHIFT+F2 with Firefox (I have Quantum) and
> > > take a screenshot of the whole page.
> > 
> > Two questions then, Brian: Where in the FF menu's does one find this 
> > magic key combo documented?
> 
> I was under the impression that taking screenshots was under the
> control of the window manager, so the key combinations might be quite
> different for other users.

No. FF uses SHIFT+F2.

> For example, my fvwm uses Shift-F2 for speaker-volume-down because the
> Lenovo-W10 system chose to engrave {Speaker]- on the key.
> 
> But if FF can take a screenshot itself, I would hope that you get
> the whole page, not just the whole window (which is all the WM can
> give you, of course) because configuring an application like scrot
> can give you *much* more functionality.

There is no "if" about it; your hopes would also be fulfilled.

> > >   screenshot filename.png --fullpage
> > 
> > And pray tell, where does it stash this .png? FF it seems, goes out of 
> > their way to select where it stashes a downloadable file. Its instructed 
> > to ask me, but rarely does.
> 
> # find / -type f -mmin -10
> 
> for files created in the last 10 minutes, say.
> 
> > > Use TAB to complete and move along the command line. The file produced
> > > is named filename-fullpage.png and is, of course, printable.
> > 
> > Good to know.
> 
> Yes, but some of the advice given seems to come with a lot of attitude.

Don't understand this. You would have to explain.

-- 
Brian.