Bug 450920 - Error when trying to print a man page
Error when trying to print a man page
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yelp (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthew Barnes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-06-11 14:13 EDT by George Notaras
Modified: 2009-06-28 21:34 EDT (History)
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Description George Notaras 2008-06-11 14:13:57 EDT
Description of problem:
Having loaded a man page in Yelp with:

  yelp 'man:groff(1)'

and trying to print it from within the application (yelp), it results in the
following error:

** Yelp:ERROR:(yelp-document.c:217):yelp_document_get_page: assertion failed:
(document != NULL && YELP_IS_DOCUMENT (document))

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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 21:33:37 EDT
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Comment 3 Matthew Barnes 2009-06-21 09:24:21 EDT
This seems to be working okay for me on Fedora 11.  Can you confirm?
Comment 4 George Notaras 2009-06-22 16:59:54 EDT
I am using CentOS on my desktop and laptop computers during the last months, so I am afraid I cannot test it.

If it works in F11, I would say that  chances are it has been fixed because at the time I had reported this bug it always failed.
Comment 5 Matthew Barnes 2009-06-28 21:34:38 EDT
Closing this as WORKSFORME, but feel free to reopen it if you still see it in Fedora 11 or later.

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