Google edges closer to Mac version of Chrome browser
As Chrome OS early build spotted in wild
Google has taken a significant step closer to releasing a Mac beta version of its open source Chrome browser, by adding printing support to its latest build.
Mountain View spun out a Windows version of Chrome over a year ago, since when its developers have been adding spit and polish to a Mac equivalent.
The company confirmed yesterday that Mac printing support had now been built into the browser.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“This is the first of series of patches to implement printing on the Mac,Ã¢â‚¬Â said the firm on its Chromium developer feedback page.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“This API is based heavily on the Linux version; although it doesn’t end up abstracting very much on the Mac, having a NativeMetafile implementation makes it easy to pass data through the existing print architecture.Ã¢â‚¬Â
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