[Gtk-sharp-list] Drawing and printing pages in GTK#
Adam Tauno Williams
adam at morrison-ind.com
Thu Feb 7 16:56:31 EST 2008
> Greetings to all of you. I work on an accounting project and I'm
> looking for the proper method to draw lines and characters to a
> virtual paper on screen and to be able to print the page. What widget
> should I use to do that? Ther's a widget in MonoDevelop called
> 'Drawing area', but I don't know how to use it or can I use it, at
> all, to generate bills.
I don't know anything about *printing* but the drawing area, etc.. are
pretty well documented with a fair amount of examples available. See
http://code.google.com/p/consonance/source/browse/trunk/Gtk/Calendar/Whitemice.Gtk.Calendar/DayStrip.cs for an example that draws a calendar like http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=ddv5htgd_23c4spt3gj
There has been "how to print" traffic on this list very recently.
Apparently there is a sample/GtkDemo/DemoPrinting.cs distributed with
mono. But I haven't checked it out yet. Someone else suggested getting
a System.Drawing.Graphics object via Gtk.DotNet and giving that to
Of course another option for things like bills & invoices would be to
generate a PDF.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 194 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : http://lists.ximian.com/pipermail/gtk-sharp-list/attachments/20080207/5e852990/attachment.bin
More information about the Gtk-sharp-list