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From Alexandro Colorado <...@openoffice.org>
Subject Re: odt2braille on the Mac
Date Tue, 25 Oct 2011 14:41:36 GMT
hi, i think it might be better to usee the uno api for the printing services.
http://wiki.services.openoffice.org/wiki/API/Samples/Java/Office/DocumentHandling#DocumentPrinter

On 10/25/11, Bert Frees <bertfrees@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> My name is Bert Frees. I'm the developer of odt2braille, the Braille
> plugin for OOo: http://odt2braille.sourceforge.net/index.html. Some time
> ago I raised an issue on the old developer list (see e-mail below), but
> I got no reaction. I'm bringing it up again on this list in the hope
> somebody here can help me out. I'm not a Mac expert at all, but I get a
> lot of requests for Mac support. A lot of people would be very happy if
> this got solved.
>
> Thanks in advance,
> Bert Frees
>
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>
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: 	odt2braille on the Mac
> Date: 	Mon, 16 May 2011 11:55:37 +0200
> From: 	Bert Frees <bertfrees@gmail.com>
> To: 	dev@openoffice.org
>
>
> Hello,
>
> I'm new to this mailing list. My name is Bert Frees. I am the developer
> of odt2braille, the OpenOffice.org plugin for printing and exporting
> Braille. The website is http://odt2braille.sourceforge.net/index.html.
>
> I'm trying to make this plugin available on the Mac, but I've been
> puzzling on a bug for some time now and I'm really stuck. I hope there
> is somebody on this list who is familiar with OOo on the Mac, and who
> knows what might be the problem.
>
> I'm using javax.print.PrintServiceLookup
> <http://download.oracle.com/javase/1.4.2/docs/api/javax/print/PrintServiceLookup.html>
> to look up the default printer device. It works fine on Windows, but on
> Mac OS it causes OOo to crash. Also, I'm sure the problem is OOo-related
> because the code runs fine when it is not embedded in an OOo extension.
>
> This is the code:
>
> javax.print.PrintService[] printers =
> javax.print.PrintServiceLookup.lookupDefaultPrintService();
>
>
> Thanks,
> Bert
>
>


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Alexandro Colorado
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