Bug#433193: evince-gtk: Only ASCII characters are copied to clipboard

Mathias Brodala info at noctus.net
Sun Jul 15 20:02:44 UTC 2007

Hi Josselin.

Josselin Mouette, 15.07.2007 21:43:
> Le dimanche 15 juillet 2007 à 12:38 +0200, Mathias Brodala a écrit :
>> Copying a text containing non-ASCII characters results in those characters being
>> omitted from the copy action. Pasting in another application afterwards proves
>> this; those characters are just missing.
> The cause of the issues is the same as for bug #427119: this kind of
> problems generally comes from the document. Depending on the software
> producing it, non-ASCII characters can be stored as drawings and not
> glyphs, which makes it hard if not impossible to parse them.

I can understand that. But unfortunately every PDF document here seems to be
affected so a solution would be very nice.

Regards, Mathias


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