Bug 51684 - some characters not displayed in a PDF file
Summary: some characters not displayed in a PDF file
Alias: None
Product: poppler
Classification: Unclassified
Component: general (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: poppler-bugs
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Reported: 2012-07-03 02:07 UTC by Laurent Bonnaud
Modified: 2013-05-01 16:42 UTC (History)
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File to reproduce the bug (122.59 KB, application/save)
2012-07-03 02:07 UTC, Laurent Bonnaud

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Description Laurent Bonnaud 2012-07-03 02:07:50 UTC
Created attachment 63754 [details]
File to reproduce the bug

The PDF file attached to this bug is not displayed correctly by evince and okular. In the terminal where evince was started many instances of this error message are displayed:

Error: failed to load truetype font

some font thing failed

gv is able to display this file correctly.

This bug is present in Ubuntu 12.04 and Debian experimental with the following package versions:

Package: libpoppler26
Version: 0.20.1-1

Package: evince
Version: 3.4.0-2+b1
Comment 1 Laurent Bonnaud 2012-10-05 13:55:41 UTC
This bug still exists in Ubuntu quantal with this package version:

Package: libpoppler28
Version: 0.20.4-0ubuntu1
Comment 2 Albert Astals Cid 2012-11-15 21:19:31 UTC
Will be fixed in poppler 0.22
Comment 3 Laurent Bonnaud 2012-11-16 08:11:26 UTC
Thank you for the fix!  I am looking forward to the integration of this new version in Linux distributions...
Comment 4 Laurent Bonnaud 2013-05-01 16:42:13 UTC
For the record, this bug is now fixed in Ubuntu raring with this package version:

Package: libpoppler28
Version: 0.20.5-1ubuntu3

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