I was wondering if it could be added to the right click menu an option to "print" the file without the need to open it and then print it.
Once potential solution is to use nautilus-actions to create a right-click menu option in nautilus.
Unfortunately, the version in oneiric causes a segmentation fault. One good third-party PPA you could use is described in this answer.
An alternative is to download the 32bit or 64bit .deb package from the precise repository and install this (
Copy and paste line by line the following in a terminal:
Now launch the config tool:
Create a new action called Libreoffice Print
Then enter the the command
Hint: If you want't you can enter
Another Hint: You might want to ristrict the entry to LibreOffice files. So enter *.odt as filename condition.
Although I'm not not sure why - if you install the package
Save. Run the following for the new menu option to take effect.