Bug 207105 - evince doesn't load .eps.gz files
evince doesn't load .eps.gz files
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: evince (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Kristian Høgsberg
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Reported: 2006-09-19 09:53 EDT by Rene van Paassen
Modified: 2008-04-09 20:53 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: f8
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Last Closed: 2008-04-09 20:53:36 EDT
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Description Rene van Paassen 2006-09-19 09:53:05 EDT
Description of problem:
Evince doesn't know how to look at .eps.gz files or .ps.gz files, i.e. 
gzipped postscript files

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

How reproducible:
try evince with any gzipped postscript file

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:
evince doesn't know the mime type

Expected results:
evince should display the postscript file, like good old ggv did

Additional info:
This is really a feature request, but it has been bugging me since ggv left.
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-04-03 23:47:04 EDT
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Comment 2 René van Paassen 2008-04-04 14:48:58 EDT
Fixed in Fedora 8
Comment 3 John Poelstra 2008-04-09 20:53:36 EDT
thanks for the update.

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