Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 470658
Printing a PDF document doesn't print images/drawings contained
Last modified: 2009-12-18 01:47:18 EST
Description of problem:
When printing a certain PDF document (http://www.adac.de/images/Formular%20Europaeischer%20Unfallbericht_tcm8-70229.pdf) it would print the text and boxes, but not the drawings in the document.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Download the document from http://www.adac.de/images/Formular%20Europaeischer%20Unfallbericht_tcm8-70229.pdf
2. Open the document in evince
3. File -> Print -> Print Preview
The drawings are displayed in the normal evince window, but not in the print preview, they're not printed as well.
What I see (in the main window) is what I get (on print).
Created attachment 322947 [details]
screenshot demonstrating the problem
To the left is how the document displays in the main window, to the right is the same part in the print preview. The drawings of a motorcycle, a car and a truck seen in the left window aren't displayed in the right one.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.
More information and reason for this action is here:
This may be related to Ubuntu bug 281713: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/cairo/+bug/281713
Try installing libcairo from rawhide and check, if the problem persists.
I had the same problem. I upgraded to the rawhide version of cairo (cairo-1.8.6-1.fc11.x86_64). Now images display correctly in print preview.
Changed the bug component to cairo per comments 3 and 4.
May an updated package be built for Fedora 10? The rawhide version requires the update of a lot of other packages, so testing is difficult.
Any chance to have an updated package for Fedora 10?
+1 on updated package for F10. I've got teachers at our school trying to print out PDFs, and for the moment, I'm having them open the PDFs in the GIMP, and printing from there, which is obviously not optimal.
It seams to me as the same one as described in https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/evince/+bug/293883
As told there it is cairo bug.
What I would like to ask is:
Is it possible to get this bugfix (comment #4) for the f10 also or it will not happend?
How is it with the compatibility if I copy libcairo from fc11 rawhide bypassing yum?
I need solution, please help.
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