duplex patch backport for qt print dialog

PPA description

This PPA contains a backported patch that allows qt print dialog to select duplex printing by default if this is standard in the cups settings of the printer. Unfortunately, the version contains in ubuntu bionic ignores this that that users unexpectedly waste tons of paper when sending their print jobs to duplex printers.

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/okular/+bug/1777615
https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=395517
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/qtbase-opensource-src/+bug/1776173

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:rbredereck/qtbase-opensource-src-duplexpatch to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:rbredereck/qtbase-opensource-src-duplexpatch
sudo apt-get update
        
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/rbredereck/qtbase-opensource-src-duplexpatch/ubuntu bionic main 
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/rbredereck/qtbase-opensource-src-duplexpatch/ubuntu bionic main 
Signing key:
1024R/7DD69A9A9EABC243C5610AC35CDA9693B857C1C5 (What is this?)
Fingerprint:
7DD69A9A9EABC243C5610AC35CDA9693B857C1C5

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Robert Bredereck.

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qtbase-opensource-src 5.9.5+dfsg-0ubuntu2~ppa1 (Newer version available) Robert Bredereck (2018-10-30)
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