electron-printer

    0.0.5 • Public • Published

    electron-printer

    node-printer fork to be used with electron. It's a fork from node-printer which binary are released on github. It's a temporary solution until binary package will be available for node 5.1.x and windows / linux platforms for node-printer on electron runtime. Please refer to https://github.com/tojocky/node-printer on how to use these APIs.

    Prerequisite

    Install the node version used by electron (currently is 5.1.1 for electron 0.36.7). A github valid NODE_PRE_GYP_GITHUB_TOKEN must be set as env variable.

    Release & Build

    Remember to change the binary host with the correct version (see https://github.com/bchr02/node-pre-gyp-github). After the release, build the binaries for each OS.

    Linux build

    On Ubuntu 15.10, install:

    sudo apt-get install libudev-dev libusb-1.0-0-dev g++-multilib libudev-dev:i386 libcups2-dev
    

    And then run npm run release-linux (x64) or npm run release-linux-ia32 (ia32) to publish the binary build

    Windows build

    Use a Windows 7 on x64. Install Visual Studio (2013 is OK on Windows 7) and Python 2.7.x Always specify the VisualStudio version using --msvs_version=xxxx, foor instance npm i --msvs_version=2013

    Release using npm run release-win --msvs_version=2013 (x64) or npm run release-win-ia32 --msvs_version=2013 (ia32)

    OSx build

    After npm i, just use npm run release-darwin (npm run release should work)

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    Install

    npm i electron-printer

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    15

    Version

    0.0.5

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    • marcopiraccini