After an evaluation, GNOME has moved from Bugzilla to GitLab. Learn more about GitLab.
No new issues can be reported in GNOME Bugzilla anymore.
To report an issue in a GNOME project, go to GNOME GitLab.
Do not go to GNOME Gitlab for: Bluefish, Doxygen, GnuCash, GStreamer, java-gnome, LDTP, NetworkManager, Tomboy.
Bug 342940 - Search is not working with accented characters
Search is not working with accented characters
Product: evince
Classification: Core
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
: ---
Assigned To: Evince Maintainers
Evince Maintainers
: 587551 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Reported: 2006-05-25 16:49 UTC by Guillaume Desmottes
Modified: 2009-07-08 14:09 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: 2.13/2.14

Description Guillaume Desmottes 2006-05-25 16:49:39 UTC
To reproduce:
- Open this file:
- Hit CTRL+F or /
- search "é", "à" or "ç" ...

The characters are not selected and it displays "O found in this page".

I use evine 0.5.2 with poppler 0.5.1 (Ubuntu Dapper).
The pdf was created from

This bug is maybe related to bug 338940 or bug 338942.
Comment 1 Nickolay V. Shmyrev 2006-05-27 10:03:24 UTC
All those bugs, bug 342940, bug 338940 and bug 338942 actually belong to poppler. It would be nice to transfer them to poppler bugzilla.

Comment 2 Guillaume Desmottes 2006-05-28 21:22:15 UTC
Forwarded :
Comment 3 Philip Withnall 2009-07-08 14:09:20 UTC
*** Bug 587551 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***