Bug#883672: incorrect rendering of pdf using libpoppler68 backend

Emilio Pozuelo Monfort pochu at debian.org
Wed Dec 6 23:07:26 UTC 2017

Control: severity -1 normal

On 06/12/17 13:41, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> Control: reassign -1 src:poppler 0.57.0-2
> Reassigning to the correct package.
> On Wed, Dec 06, 2017 at 04:10:08PM +0530, Marcus Britanicus wrote:
>> Package: bugs.debian.org
>> Severity: serious
>> All PDF viewers using libpoppler68 (0.57.0-2) backed do not render some PDFs
>> incorrectly. In most cases, some text is not rendered at all and symbols and
>> images only are rendered. This issue is seen in okular, evince, zathura,
>> qpdfview, and two custom pdf viewers (based on Qt4 and Qt5) written by me to
>> test issue. MuPDF and firefox do render the same PDF correctly.

You are going to have to attach or link to such a file. Also please try with
applications linked against poppler 0.61.1 (libpoppler72) first, which will soon
be available.


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