Bug 94902 - Evince garbles text selection
Summary: Evince garbles text selection
Status: RESOLVED MOVED
Alias: None
Product: poppler
Classification: Unclassified
Component: cairo backend (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: poppler-bugs
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Reported: 2016-04-11 22:30 UTC by Jason Crain
Modified: 2018-08-21 11:04 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Attachments
evince-selection-bug.pdf (13.59 KB, application/pdf)
2016-04-11 22:30 UTC, Jason Crain
Details
evince-rendering.png (45.34 KB, image/png)
2016-04-11 22:31 UTC, Jason Crain
Details

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Description Jason Crain 2016-04-11 22:30:28 UTC
Created attachment 122875 [details]
evince-selection-bug.pdf

Forwarding from https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=817239

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Sascha Brawer wrote:

Package: evince
Version: 3.14.1-2
Severity: normal

When selecting the text of the attched PDF in evince 3.14.1,
some characters appear garbled. The _unselected_ rendering is fine,
the garbling only happens upon text selection.
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I can confirm this on current cairo and evince master.  In the attached PDF, selecting certain characters makes them disappear or turn into squares.
Comment 1 Jason Crain 2016-04-11 22:31:14 UTC
Created attachment 122876 [details]
evince-rendering.png
Comment 2 GitLab Migration User 2018-08-21 11:04:47 UTC
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