[Bug 58141] Re: [Bug 58141] Re: Evince cannot display ps file

psl slansky at usa.net
Wed Aug 30 14:16:17 UTC 2006


Sebastien,

I tried it on two different PCs. I installed on one of them gs-gpl and after
that I was able to see ps document.

I report this as I miss error message in Evince that something is wrong.
Without message it is difficult for unexperienced user to fix it (like
instaling some missing gs package). I reported the bug as I am not happy that
Evince only prints "Loading...".

I don't know what is real problem; it could be mising dependency, or maybe
that my sample postrcript file was corrupted/incorrect. I am not expert on
this, developers should understand what is real issue and what is the best
workarround/fix.

>From the point of desktop user I miss information from Evince that something
is wrong and document cannot be presented.

Thanks for your help,
Petr


------ Original Message ------
Received: Wed, 30 Aug 2006 11:50:09 AM CEST
From: Sebastien Bacher <seb128 at ubuntu.com>
To: slansky at usa.net
Subject: [Bug 58141] Re: Evince cannot display ps file

> Thanks for your bug. evince Depends on "gs-esp | gs", did you have one
> of those installed? Is your bug about a Depends issue or about some
> files not being open? The example from the .tgz seem to be incorrect:
> 
> "Operand stack:
>    (CODE 39)   (includecheck includetext)
> Execution stack:
>    %interp_exit   .runexec2   --nostringval--   --nostringval--  
--nostringval--   2   %stopped_push   --nostringval--   --nostringval--  
--nostringval--   false   1   %stopped_push   1   3   %oparray_pop   1   3  
%oparray_pop   1   3   %oparray_pop   1   3   %oparray_pop   .runexec2  
--nostringval--   --nostringval--   --nostringval--   2   %stopped_push  
--nostringval--
> Dictionary stack:
>    --dict:1123/1686(ro)(G)--   --dict:0/20(G)--   --dict:80/200(L)--
> Current allocation mode is local
> Current file position is 165
> ESP Ghostscript 815.02: Unrecoverable error, exit code 1"
> 
> which is not an evince issue
> 
> ** Changed in: evince (Ubuntu)
>    Importance: Untriaged => Low
>      Assignee: (unassigned) => Ubuntu Desktop Bugs
>        Status: Unconfirmed => Needs Info
> 
> -- 
> Evince cannot display ps file
> https://launchpad.net/bugs/58141
> 


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  Petr Slansky, slansky at usa.net
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