Bug#963813: evince: segmentation fault in evince opening rfc8798.pdf

Simon McVittie smcv at debian.org
Fri Sep 4 17:59:34 BST 2020

Control: found -1 0.71.0-5
Control: severity -1 important
Control: forwarded -1 https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/-/issues/599
Control: tags -1 + patch fixed-upstream

On Fri, 04 Sep 2020 at 18:17:33 +0200, Bernhard √úbelacker wrote:
> Searching upstream issues for checksum points to this one [2].
> Building a package with mentioned patch makes evince no longer crash.
> [2]
>     https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/-/issues/599
>     https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/-/commit/6f5327114c824791dda72dc415b047d445e46d9d

This is fixed in testing, then. I'll close this bug when the metadata
updates from this mail have gone through.

Debian 10 'buster' continues to be affected, but the bug tracking system's
version-tracking should be able to figure that out.


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