[whatwg] [html5] window.print() undefined

Dimitri Glazkov dimitri.glazkov at gmail.com
Tue Jul 19 06:15:59 PDT 2005

On 7/19/05, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> @media {
>   navigation { display: none; }
> }

Ok, at least we all agree that it's not what the user sees :) 

> What functionality are you lacking? (Both in screen and print.)

Like, adding contextual content for print. Just like your main content
is not the only thing on the page, same may hold true for the print.

I think this discussion is about to turn into debunking of specific
application requirements and approaches, but I'll bite:

a) my invoice format requires a timestamp that says something like
this: printed by [person] on [timestamp].

b) To capture the essence of the browsing session, I would like to
build a breadcrumb at the bottom of the printed page, displaying
titles and urls of pages the user have visited on the site during this


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