Re: RFS: xpdf (updated package)
On Sat, Jun 05, 2010 at 12:24:15PM -0400, Michael Gilbert wrote:
> On Sat, 5 Jun 2010 02:20:22 +0400 Stanislav Maslovski wrote:
> > On the other hand, xpdf opens all
> > files without any problems, but can be a bit slower in scrolling
> > sometimes. The last is not a problem. I am simply afraid that with
> > your change xpdf will follow evince's path and there will be no
> > reliable pdf viewer in the repository anymore.
> If you can pinpoint some example files that crash evince but work fine
> in xpdf, I will test them. So far, I have not encountered any issues
> myself. Gentoo has been shipping xpdf-poppler for a few years now, and I
> haven't seen any complaints of your nature there (although I have not
> done an exhaustive search).
See, for example evince bug #584711: