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Re: [Denemo-devel] Mac print issues

From: Jeremiah Benham
Subject: Re: [Denemo-devel] Mac print issues
Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2013 00:05:29 -0500
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

On Tue, Apr 23, 2013 at 04:33:10PM +0100, Richard Shann wrote:
> On Tue, 2013-04-23 at 09:01 -0500, Jeremiah Benham wrote:
> > I don't know why this is only effecting the Mac build of denemo... 
> > Something seems to be getting out of sync. Denemo is finding and executing 
> > lilypond correcty and evince is loading pdf's correctly. What I see is that 
> > if I hit ctrl-p p, 
> Have you got continuous typesetting turned on? (If you delete the print
> view window it will be off, but set Continuous to manual anyway).

I set it to manual but it still did not work. It was not until I closed the 
window of the pop-up did printview refresh. Perhaps this gives you a clue. 
Perhaps there is bug in the popup not closing properly. 


> > the progress bar pops up and just flashes back and forth for a very long 
> > time. The console says loop  loop loop etc...
> This is the score-checking command that is being run - you can use the
> (d-Print) routine (IIRC) to access the primitive print routine without
> any checking first.
> >  but then I get a popup saying that there is a print in progress asking me 
> > if I want to kill the print job.
> this is what happens with Continuous set if you then do a Print
> command...
> >  I am seeing pdf's in the /tmp/Denemoxxx dir. Unfortunately they are not 
> > the same name.
> Two names denemoprintA.pdf and denemoprintB.pdf are used on alternate
> lilypond runs, to avoid file locking trouble.
> >  I saw a denemoprintA.pdf or something like that in the temp dir and denemo 
> > was complaining about the denomoprintB.pdf not being found.
> That's ok, nothing deletes denemoprintA.pdf when LilyPond is running and
> generating the B version.
> >  I copied the lilypath from the preferences just to make sure it was 
> > working and I pasted it at the command line to render the .ly files in 
> > temp. It succedded. I then clicked refresh in the printview and it loaded 
> > the pdf correctly. I am not sure how this is happening but it seems somehow 
> > stuff is getting out of sync here.
> perhaps this is all just confusion caused by manually starting print
> while continuous is set. Maybe we need to detect this and prevent the
> confusion?
> Richard

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