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Re: okular evince xpdf rendering white (or pale) pages




On Fri, 02 Feb 2018 18:49:58 -0500
Doug <dmcgarrett@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> 
> On 02/02/2018 03:03 PM, Brian wrote:
> > On Fri 02 Feb 2018 at 10:41:54 -0300, Hernan G Solari wrote:
> >
> >> Hello
> >>
> >>     things where working well in "old-stable" kernel Linux
> >> 3.16.0-5-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 3.16.51-3+deb8u1 (2018-01-08) x86_64
> >> GNU/Linux
> >>
> >> but now (after upgrade of ??) some pdf files show white pages when
> >> viewed with:
> >>
> >> okular, evince, xpdf or epdfview
> >>
> >> Except for the old ghostview, no pdf-viewer appears to work (I have
> >> tried others such as epdfview)
> >>
> >> At first sight this is related to bugs #886733 and #886798 except
> >> that
> >>
> >> a. I have no problem with files or tex-script given in the
> >> bug-reports to reproduce the problem
> >>
> >> b. "ldd /usr/bin/okular |grep poppler" returns nothing and the same
> >> can be said with evince.
> >>
> >> xpdf is linked to libpoppler.so.46

I guess you mean libpoppler.so.64 ?


> >>
> >> ¿Which package could be the problem? I cannot fill a bug report if I
> >> do not identify the package.
 
> I am subscribed to this list. I don't use Debian, but I am interested
> in what goes on there, and I do
> have a Deb derivative OS.

Which is the exact version of your *poppler* packages, are you sure you
already have the fix that solved the issue from #886798?

Regards

Michael

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