|Summary:||Poppler fails to determine "paper size" of postscript files|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Kyrre Ness Sjøbæk <kyrsjo>|
|Component:||poppler||Assignee:||Kristian Høgsberg <krh>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2009-01-09 06:55:49 UTC||Type:||---|
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Description Kyrre Ness Sjøbæk 2006-02-14 17:39:20 UTC
Description of problem: If i generate an A4 postscript using "print to file" from openOffice, and then try to view it in evince, it shows up in the wrong paper format. If converted to pdf using ps2pdf, it works. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): poppler-0.4.5-1.1 How reproducible: Every time Steps to Reproduce: 1.Create A4 postscript in OpenOffice 2.Open in evince 3.Wrong paper format Actual results: Wrong "paper" size Expected results: A4 paper, as when converted to pdf Additional info: Generated a postscript instead of just making a pdf directly as the document contained several eps-images from MATLAB. OpenOffice would then just leave the areas where the graphs should be empty, but printing to ps worked. Haven't tried using any other programs to generate the ps file. PDF generated from postscript using ps2pdf works nicely in all programs
Comment 1 Kyrre Ness Sjøbæk 2006-02-14 17:39:20 UTC
Created attachment 124627 [details] the oowriter generated ps, described in the bug report
Comment 2 Christian Iseli 2007-01-22 11:43:03 UTC
This report targets the FC3 or FC4 products, which have now been EOL'd. Could you please check that it still applies to a current Fedora release, and either update the target product or close it ? Thanks.
Comment 3 Kyrre Ness Sjøbæk 2007-03-01 19:04:10 UTC
The bug is still here in evince 0.6.0 - take a look at the bottom of page 8, where the bottom of the source snippet "analytisk.m" is cropped at the bottom. GhostView seems to handle it just fine.
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 06:55:19 UTC
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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 06:55:49 UTC
Fedora 8 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-01-07. Fedora 8 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.