[Bug 208729] [NEW] evince-gtk cannot open PDF files

akaposi kaposi.ambrus at gmail.com
Sat Mar 29 11:19:16 UTC 2008

Public bug reported:

Binary package hint: evince-gtk

On Ubuntu Hardy Beta Server Edition, evince-gtk cannot open any pdf files.
The error message it gives: "unable to open document" and complains about the incorrect mime type of the document.

After installing shared-mime-info package the problem disappears.

How to resolve this bug: add shared-mime-info as a dependecy of evince-

** Affects: evince-gtk (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

evince-gtk cannot open PDF files
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