Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 503295
evince & okular crash with attached PDF.
Last modified: 2018-04-11 15:00:31 EDT
Created attachment 345992 [details]
A PDF brochure causing a crash for evince and okular
Description of problem:
Both evince and okular crash when trying to open the attached
PDF file. xpdf shows it OK.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
evince-2.24.2-1.fc10.i386 on a fully updated F10.
Open the attached PDF with evince or okular.
Opening the same file with xpdf works OK.
Just tested the .ps file attached to bug #486754 and it displays
without crashing both on evince and okular on my F10. So this
isn't the same bug (at least regarding the symptoms).
Another data point.
Tested the .PDF file attached to bug #474751 and
it crashes evince, but *not* okular or xpdf.
Just tested with fully updated Fedora-11 -- No crashes:
- OK - evince-2.26.2-1.fc11.i586
- OK - okular from kdegraphics-4.2.4-1.fc11.i586
- OK - xpdf-3.02-13.fc11.i586
(In reply to comment #3)
> Just tested with fully updated Fedora-11 -- No crashes:
> - OK - evince-2.26.2-1.fc11.i586
> - OK - okular from kdegraphics-4.2.4-1.fc11.i586
> - OK - xpdf-3.02-13.fc11.i586
Well, this has been reported for F10 so testing with F11 doesn't save us. Can anybody confirm that this has been fixed with F10?
With fully updated F10:
okular from kdegraphics-4.2.4-1.fc10.i386
* The PDF attached to this bug:
- okular - It crashes after few seconds. So one page is rendered OK before
- evince - Crashes immediately (Floating point exception).
- xpdf - All Good.
* For completeness, I retested the PDF from bug #474751. All three applications
reported that the PDF is damaged and are trying to reconstruct xrefs.
- okular - Crash after ~30 seconds, showing briefly the first page.
- evince - Crash.
- xdf - All Good (while complaining about fixing xref...)
Regarding comment #4 --
- My original report, comment #1 and comment #2 referred F10.
- evince wasn't updated at all from my bug filling (actually since Dec-2008)
why do you think its status would change? Some magic healing ;-)
- The only interesting bit is okular which now has the same version built for
both F10 and F11 on the same date (2-June), but present different
behaviour (Crash on F10, Good on F11 [just retested again]).
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