Bug 627200

Summary: [Indic] Rendering of Text broken when Copy from Evince and Paste to Text editor (gedit)
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: A S Alam <aalam>
Component: evinceAssignee: Caolan McNamara <caolanm>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: QE Internationalization Bugs <qe-i18n-bugs>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: low    
Version: 6.0CC: mkasik, mshao
Target Milestone: rcKeywords: i18n
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OS: Linux   
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Clone Of: 627127 Environment:
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Bug Depends On: 627127    
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Description A S Alam 2010-08-25 07:26:55 EDT
Bug found in RHEL6:

+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #627127 +++

Description of problem:
- Rendering of Text broken when Copy from Evince and Paste to Text editor (gedit),

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. open attached pdf file
2. try to copy and paste text to any text editor
3. open http://www.bbc.co.uk/hindi/news/2010/08/100825_nuke_bill_govt_vv.shtml and copy paste data from this to text editor
Actual results:
Rendering is broken (compare with firefox->gedit copy/paste)

Expected results:
it should be same as print or Text in PDF file.

Additional info:
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-01-07 10:46:46 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated
in the current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to
address this request at this time. Red Hat invites you to
ask your support representative to propose this request, if
appropriate and relevant, in the next release of Red Hat
Enterprise Linux. If you would like it considered as an
exception in the current release, please ask your support
Comment 5 Jan Kurik 2017-12-06 08:00:13 EST
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is in the Production 3 Phase. During the Production 3 Phase, Critical impact Security Advisories (RHSAs) and selected Urgent Priority Bug Fix Advisories (RHBAs) may be released as they become available.

The official life cycle policy can be reviewed here:


This issue does not meet the inclusion criteria for the Production 3 Phase and will be marked as CLOSED/WONTFIX. If this remains a critical requirement, please contact Red Hat Customer Support to request a re-evaluation of the issue, citing a clear business justification. Note that a strong business justification will be required for re-evaluation. Red Hat Customer Support can be contacted via the Red Hat Customer Portal at the following URL: