Bug#807841: evince: Selected search results are off screen

John Talbut jt at dpets.co.uk
Sun Dec 13 17:44:58 UTC 2015

Package: evince
Version: 3.18.2-1
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,

    * What led up to the situation?

I open a pdf file using evince.  I use evince's search facility to find 
some text.  I get a list of results in a side pane.  I click on any of 
the results and the result is not highlighted in the main pane.

    * What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or

I had to move the image up or down to find the text, which is just below 
the bottom or above the top of the pane, depending on the direction of 

    * What outcome did you expect instead?

I expect to find the search results in the pane, clear of the bottom and 

-- System Information:
Debian Release: stretch/sid
   APT prefers testing
   APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 4.2.0-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages evince depends on:
ii  evince-common              3.18.2-1
ii  gnome-icon-theme-symbolic  3.12.0-1
ii  libatk1.0-0                2.18.0-1
ii  libc6                      2.19-22
ii  libcairo-gobject2          1.14.4-1
ii  libcairo2                  1.14.4-1
ii  libevdocument3-4           3.18.2-1
ii  libevview3-3               3.18.2-1
ii  libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0         2.32.2-1
ii  libglib2.0-0               2.46.2-1
ii  libgtk-3-0                 3.18.5-1
ii  libpango-1.0-0             1.38.1-1
ii  libsecret-1-0              0.18.3-1
ii  shared-mime-info           1.5-2

Versions of packages evince recommends:
ii  dbus-x11  1.10.4-1

Versions of packages evince suggests:
ii  gvfs          1.26.2-1
pn  nautilus      <none>
ii  poppler-data  0.4.7-5
ii  unrar         1:5.3.2-1

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