# Re: dvi previewing problem (dvisvga)

```On Sun, May 15, 2005 at 09:23:54PM +0200, Zdenko Kremer wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a problem in previewing dvi files compiled from .tex source in
> which the \overpic command is used - when I open them using dvisvga at
> console, only the text is displayed, but not the picture in background.
> The same problem appears when I try to open them in X-windows using
> dvilx. But if I create .ps file from those dvis using dvips and open
> them using gv (in X-windows), the displayed document is correct (the
> background picture is visible). Do you have any idea how to solve this
> problem (opening documents at console). I send you an example document
> which is not correctly displayed on my computer. I use dvisvga
> ver.1:01.03-5.1.
> I tried also to use bmv to open the same documents in .ps format at
> console, but it doesn't work - I can see the black screen only. Can you
> recommend me some other viewer for .dvi or .ps documents on console?

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