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Bug 451017 - pdf & ps docs not loadable into evince
pdf & ps docs not loadable into evince
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: glib2 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-06-12 09:03 EDT by Steven Usdansky
Modified: 2008-06-16 23:54 EDT (History)
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Description Steven Usdansky 2008-06-12 09:03:42 EDT
Description of problem:
Existing ps and pdf files that used to be readable in evince are no longer
readable. I get error messages regarding the mime type (either octet/stream or

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. from gnome-terminal type: evince chapter15.pdf
Actual results:
evince loads, but chapter15.pdf does not. Error msg about wrong mime type

Expected results:
Evince loads and displays 1st page of chapter15.pdf

Additional info:
reverting to shared-mime-info-0.30-1.fc10.i386 solves the problem
Comment 1 Bastien Nocera 2008-06-12 09:42:29 EDT
glib needs a new release with an updated xdgmime.

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