Re: Strange pdf behaviour
On Mon, 08 Nov 2010 13:44:42 -0500, Wayne wrote in message
> On 11/08/2010 01:10 PM, rudu wrote:
> > Greetings,
> > A few people are complaining that this pdf file :
> > http://www.ubapar.org/IMG/pdf/plaquetteUBA1.pdf
> > shows two black pages, while others can see and read a two pages
> > leaflet ... which it's supposed to be indeed.
> Epdfview (0.1.7-4) shows only 2 black pages
..so does MuPDF, zathura and pdfcube too. And, Gimp. 8o)
Adobe Acrobat just dies. ;o)
> xpdf (3.02-11) shows 2 full color pages
> okular (4:4.4.5-2) also shows 2 full color pages
..landscaped Bretonnese tilted 90 degrees clockwise
into portrait? gv too shows it the xpdfokular way,
as does Krita. A misplaced alpha channel layer?
arnt@a45:/tmp $ man -k pdf |less
arnt@a45:/tmp $ pdfinfo plaquetteUBA1.pdf
Creator: pdfsam-console (Ver. 1.1.5e)
Producer: iText 2.0.7 (by lowagie.com)
CreationDate: Mon Jan 12 11:11:57 2009
ModDate: Mon Jan 12 11:11:57 2009
Page size: 595 x 842 pts (A4)
File size: 1072117 bytes
PDF version: 1.5
> > On my squeeze desktop, evince (2.30.3-1) presents two black pages,
> > while okular (4:4.4.5-2) doesn't ...
> > Does anybody have seen this before ?
> Yes I have. That is why I have 3 PDF viewers installed.
> > Any hint to prevent this from happening ?
> Don't have a clue.
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;o)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
Scenarios always come in sets of three:
best case, worst case, and just in case.