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Bug 435829 - Selected text can't display non-ascii characters
Selected text can't display non-ascii characters
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 338942
Product: evince
Classification: Core
Component: general
Other All
: Normal minor
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Assigned To: Evince Maintainers
Evince Maintainers
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-05-04 14:12 UTC by Enver ALTIN
Modified: 2007-05-09 21:55 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: 2.17/2.18

unselected text (correct) (12.52 KB, image/png)
2007-05-04 14:13 UTC, Enver ALTIN
selected text (broken) (7.93 KB, image/png)
2007-05-04 14:14 UTC, Enver ALTIN

Description Enver ALTIN 2007-05-04 14:12:32 UTC
Please describe the problem:
I've got a PDF file which contains embedded fonts, and I can view this file perfectly. The file contains Turkish characters such as öçşığüÖÇŞİĞÜ. But when I try to select some text, these characters are displayed as squares.

Steps to reproduce:
Create a PDF file which contains one or more of these characters: "öçşığüÖÇŞİĞÜ", open it and try selecting this text.

Actual results:

Expected results:

Does this happen every time?

Other information:
Comment 1 Enver ALTIN 2007-05-04 14:13:31 UTC
Created attachment 87525 [details]
unselected text (correct)
Comment 2 Enver ALTIN 2007-05-04 14:14:06 UTC
Created attachment 87526 [details]
selected text (broken)
Comment 3 Nickolay V. Shmyrev 2007-05-09 21:00:32 UTC
Hi, this looks like a bug with the PDF backend.  Could you please follow these instructions to help get this bug fixed.  Thank You.
Comment 4 Nickolay V. Shmyrev 2007-05-09 21:54:40 UTC
Ok, let's hope it's transferred as a poppler bug

Thanks a lot.
Comment 5 Nickolay V. Shmyrev 2007-05-09 21:55:06 UTC
Ups, dup actually
Comment 6 Nickolay V. Shmyrev 2007-05-09 21:55:23 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 338942 ***