LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 08-15-2009, 01:25 AM   #1
ThinkFree
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2009
Location: India
Distribution: Fedora, Arch, OpenSolaris
Posts: 112

Rep: Reputation: 20
Evince closing when I open a particular file


Evince is crashing when I open a particular ebook. The same file works fine in Okular. I see the following if I open it using terminal.
Code:
evince MySQLAdminBible.pdf 
Error (16744223): Dictionary key must be a name object
Error (16744367): Bad 'Length' attribute in stream
Error (0): Call to Object where the object was type 11, not the expected type 8
evince: xcb_io.c:176: process_responses: Assertion `!(req && current_request && !(((long) (req->sequence) - (long) (current_request)) <= 0))' failed.
Multiple segmentation faults occurred; can't display error dialog
Can anyone explain this?
 
Old 08-16-2009, 12:57 AM   #2
jrtayloriv
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2004
Location: Inland NW, US
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 365
Blog Entries: 1

Rep: Reputation: 44
It seems like you have a buggy/corrupted PDF file. I've had this happen to me several times. Often, opening them in a different viewer (as you did) seems to work fine. It just depends on how robust the viewer is, and in which way the file is corrupted.

--jrtayloriv
 
Old 08-16-2009, 01:11 AM   #3
ThinkFree
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2009
Location: India
Distribution: Fedora, Arch, OpenSolaris
Posts: 112

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 20
^Maybe. OR evince may not be that good. Earlier some files that evince didn't open opened fine in XPDF
 
  


Reply

Tags
evince


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Open/Closing port without iptables? hottdogg Slackware 8 12-27-2005 03:55 PM
How to re-open kppp after closing window carjumble Linux - Newbie 2 12-24-2003 08:20 PM
Open Ports - Do they need closing? Tezdread Linux - Security 12 07-11-2003 08:56 PM
Problems closing open sendmail relay noisybastard Linux - Networking 4 06-16-2003 01:01 PM
Slackware n()()b and closing open ports/services osx Slackware 8 03-10-2003 12:51 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:35 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration