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):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Create A4 postscript in OpenOffice
2.Open in evince
3.Wrong paper format
Wrong "paper" size
A4 paper, as when converted to pdf
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
Created attachment 124627 [details]
the oowriter generated ps, described in the bug report
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 ?
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.
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