Bug 27769 - postscript output broken between 0.25-1 and 0.25-5
Summary: postscript output broken between 0.25-1 and 0.25-5
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-print (Show other bugs)
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Owen Taylor
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2001-02-15 10:04 UTC by Jeremy Katz
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-15 23:08:04 UTC
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Description Jeremy Katz 2001-02-15 10:04:59 UTC
gnome-print postscript output functionality has broken at least for English
somewhere between 0.25-1 and 0.25-5.  Printing from AbiWord or gnumeric
produces a string of the following messages

GLib-CRITICAL **: file gstrfuncs.c: line 994 (g_strcasecmp): assertion `s2
!= NULL' failed.

Then, the actual postscript output is nothing at all like how it should
look (just random letters for the most part).  Unfortunately, I don't have
any of the builds between -1 and -5 to narrow down the build which broke

Reproducing is easy.  Start gnumeric or abiword, type something, print.
See resulting garbage :)   Note that the print preview still looks fine.

Comment 1 Glen Foster 2001-02-15 23:08:00 UTC
This defect is considered MUST-FIX for Florence Gold release

Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2001-02-27 02:23:10 UTC
At least fixed in gnome-print-0.25-8 (and I think it was in -6, but have -8
installed now).  Thanks.

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